Flybe is a British airline launched in 1979. In 1983 it was sold and merged before finally being given its current name of Flybe in 2002. They have 2,600 staff and operate 72 aircraft to 102 destinations generating £620m of income in 2014. Flybe operate shorthaul routes, with many internal UK flights. They also fly to other European countries but mainly in France, Germany and Spain.
Flybe flight delays
Due to many Flybe flights being internal to the UK, Flybe have an excellent record when it comes to flight delays. Just 4.19% of their flights are delayed over 1 hour and a very low 0.27% delayed for 3 hours or more. This is a good performance when compared to all airline delay compensation figures and places them 10th out of 35 airlines operating in the EU.
Flybe flight delay compensation
Flybe generally have a sensible approach to flight delay compensation claims. They respond to our letter of flight compensation claims promptly and act reasonably with regard to paying the delayed flight compensation claims that are owed.