easyJet launch Birmingham base + expand ski svc

easyJet has announced the plan to launch operations at Birmingham UK, with 2 routes to Geneva and Grenoble effective 14DEC07, in time for winter peak season travel.

Geneva will be a daily service from 14DEC07 and Grenoble will be 2 weekly from 22DEC07.

Birmingham is easyJet’s 13th destination in the UK and 79th overall.

In addition, in order to accommodate winter skiing travellers, there will be a new Bournemouth – Grenoble service from 13DEC07. This brings total number of routes operated by easyJet to 300