Flybe has announced that it will close its bases at Cardiff and Doncaster Sheffield at the end of the Summer season in late October.
Flights using jet aircraft from Exeter and Norwich will also cease with only turboprop routes remaining. Services from Norwich operated by Eastern Airways under its Flybe franchise are not impacted.
Some turboprop services at Cardiff and Doncaster Sheffield will continue but only where they can be served from a remaining base.
These four airports are seen as underperforming and not part of the plan by the new owners, Connect Airways, to primarily feed passengers to major hub airports.
Our article covering the full details of the Flybe takeover by the Virgin-led consortium is here.
You can learn about the closure of the Flybe Avios programme here.
How to earn Avios from UK credit cards (June 2021)
As a reminder, there are various ways of earning Avios from UK credit cards. Many cards also have generous sign-up bonuses!
There are two official British Airways American Express cards:
You can also get generous sign-up bonuses by applying for American Express cards which earn Membership Rewards points, such as:
We also recommend Capital On Tap for limited companies. You earn 1 Avios per £1 which is impressive for a Visa card:
Click here to read our detailed summary of all UK credit cards which earn Avios. This includes both personal and small business cards.
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