Year 12 travel and tourism
By the end of this session you will have..
• Researched the history of budget airlines in
• Identified some of the key events that have
shaped the budget airline industry.
• Justified the event that you think is the most
Click on these links and read the articles.
• Budget airlines see demand soar
Research the rise in popularity of budget
Create a timeline that spans the growth
of budget airlines highlighting any
You are a features journalist for travelweekly.co.uk
Your editor has just given you your latest assignment.
You have to write an article about the growth of the budget airline industry.
The articles title is “The most important thing to happen to the budget airline
industry in the last 10 years”
In it you must identify the one thing that you think has had the biggest impact on
the budget airline industry and why.
• Article must be at least 500 words long.
• Presented in a professional journalistic fashion.
What to hand in
• A timeline of the development of
• Your article for travelweekly.co.uk