UK-based low-cost carrier (LCC) EasyJet plans to decrease service at Rome’s Fiumicino airport in favor of expanding operations in Milan Malpensa, Venice and Naples. Italy has proved to be a good fit for LCCs in recent years, with EasyJet and Ryanair among the airlines that have benefitted from the weakness of the national carrier Alitalia. Malpensa is already easyJet’s largest base outside the UK with 18 aircraft stationed there; the latest moves mean that three more will be ...

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