August 22, 2011 04:30 ET

bmibaby's Fantastic Five from East Midlands Airport

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwire - Aug. 22, 2011) - Low cost airline bmibaby is celebrating the first anniversary of five of its routes from East Midlands Airport.

The routes, offering cheap flights to: Venice, Newquay, Alghero, Malta and flights to Dubrovnik, have all proved immensely popular over the last 12 months, with average load factors of 80 percent.

During 2011 bmibaby expects to carry around 148,000 customers to these destinations, as customers look to get away for culture, beaches and sunshine.

Julian Carr, managing director, bmibaby, said:

"Venice, Newquay, Alghero, Malta and Dubrovnik have all enjoyed a strong start from East Midlands Airport. From city breaks, sunshine holidays and long weekends away, the eclectic mix of destinations ensures our customers enjoy great choice combined with affordable flights cheap flights.

"We look forward to another busy year for the five routes and hope to celebrating even more milestones at East Midlands Airport in the near future."

bmibaby operates cheap flights to Alghero up to once a week from East Midlands Airport, up to twice a week to Newquay, Malta and Dubrovnik and up to six times a week to Venice. Fares start from just £20.99 one way including taxes.

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About bmibaby

bmibaby operates low cost flights from five UK bases: East Midlands, Birmingham, Belfast City, Cardiff and Manchester to: Alghero (Sardinia), Alicante, Almeria, Amsterdam, Barcelona, Belfast City, Bordeaux, Chambery, Cologne, Corfu, Dubrovnik, Edinburgh, Faro, Geneva, Gibralter, Glasgow International, Ibiza, Ireland West Knock, Jersey, Lisbon, Lourdes, Mahon, Malaga, Malta, Montpellier, Munich, Murcia, Naples, Newquay, Nice, Palma, Paris, Perpignan, Prague, Rome, Stansted, Toulouse, Venice and Verona.

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