Easyjet PLC (EZJ.L)
22 Jan 2019
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LONDON EasyJet lost 15 million pounds ($19 million) during 36 hours of travel chaos sparked by drones flying into London's Gatwick Airport in December, the budget airline said on Tuesday, adding it should serve as a "wake-up call" to airports. | Video
LONDON, Jan 22 European shares opened in negative territory on Tuesday as growth worries weighed on global markets and disappointing results from UBS added to the gloom and dragged the banking sector down.
Jan 22 Britain's FTSE 100 was lower in a broad sell-off across Asian and European markets on Tuesday as renewed worries about global economic slowdown hurt heavyweight energy, mining and banking stocks while easyJet took off after its results.
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LONDON, Jan 22 British budget airline easyJet said on Tuesday that drone disruption at London's Gatwick airport in December had cost it millions of pounds in lost operating revenue and additional costs.
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Jan 18 British blue-chips opened higher on Friday as investors took respite from signs of easing trade tensions between the United States and China even as Brexit uncertainties lingered, while Ryanair's latest alert knocked airline stocks.
LONDON EasyJet, the biggest operator at London Gatwick airport, said on Friday it was working to getting back to normal after drone activity closed the airfield, but it expected some disruption to continue even now the airport is open.