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Flights to Jersey to be launched by bmibaby

Cheap flights carrier bmibaby will introduce flights to Jersey from Bournemouth Airport

Cheap flights carrier bmibaby will introduce flights to Jersey from Bournemouth Airport in the spring.

The summer service will commence on March 29th, with flights departing three times a week on Mondays, Fridays and Saturdays.

Managing director of bmibaby Crawford Rix said he is "proud" to announce the launch of the route, which he believes will be a "great success".

"Plus the development of the new terminal at Bournemouth Airport, which is due to open in spring 2010, will open up even more opportunities for bmibaby," he commented.

Bournemouth Airport managing director Rob Goldsmith said that Jersey is an excellent holiday destination, with the flight timings perfectly suited to either a weekend break or mid-week getaway.

The airline said it expects to carry more than 24,000 passengers on the route during the summer.

Ryanair is currently operating three routes to the Canary Islands from Bournemouth Airport, which will remain operational until the spring.

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