Flybe is Europe’s largest regional airline and flies more UK domestic flights than any other airline – 53 per cent of all UK flights within mainland Britain. Flybe currently operates 192 routes, serving 14 countries from 75 departure points in the UK and Europe, and is the largest scheduled airline by air traffic movements at Aberdeen, Belfast City, Birmingham, Cardiff, Doncaster Sheffield, Exeter, Glasgow, Isle of Man, Jersey, Manchester, Newquay and Southampton airports. It was rated the best UK airline for punctuality by FlightGlobal in January 2019. Flybe employs more than 2,300 people and in the 2017/18 financial year transported 9.5 million passengers. Flybe also partners with a number of other regional and network carriers though franchise and codeshare arrangements to extend their reach and network. The Flybe Group includes its own in-house MRO and the Flybe Training Academy where all initial and recurrent training for Flybe operational staff takes place, as well as offering third-party work.