Entrepreneur flying high with Leeds business airline Extrajet launch

LEEDS-BORN businessman James Thorpe is aiming to fill a gap in the travel market by launching airline ExtraJet.

Mr Thorpe is based in Denmark, but plans to launch the business-friendly airline at Leeds Bradford Airport.

He came up with the idea for the airline to fill the missing piece of Yorkshire's infrastructure puzzle, and is aiming to help businesses exploit routes and markets that are considered too small by major airlines.

With 37-seater jets already in place, he is looking for support to drive forward th... For the full story register now for free or login below...