New routes announced from Southampton airport

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FIVE new routes and a new operator will launch from Southampton Airport within the next three weeks.

Flybe has launched three new routes to France this summer, with flights to Beziers, Clermont-Ferrand and Pau operating several times each week.

Flights to Clermont-Ferrand commence on May 21, and flights to Pau begin on May 25, with flights to Beziers starting on May 27.

Thomas Cook is new to Southampton Airport for 2011 offering summer holidays to both Majorca on Saturdays, and Menorca on Sundays.

In addition, Thomson and First Choice are offering more seats to Majorca this summer due to popular demand.

The fifth new route to launch from Southampton Airport this summer is to Dijon with Eastern Airways. Flights will operate three times a week from June 6.