Thomson Airways, the most punctual UK charter airline

Friday 29, January 2010


Thomson Airways, the most punctual UK charter airline


Thomson Airways, the airline for First Choice and Thomson, has been named the most punctual UK charter airline for summer 2009.  The airline has successfully secured first position for the second consecutive year.



Thomson Airways recorded an average delay of 14 minutes and 80% on-time performance. In addition, it was the most punctual chartered carrier at six of the eight UK airports analysed during summer 2009.


Chris Browne, Managing Director of Thomson Airways commented: “We are delighted with these fantastic results which have been made possible by our staff and their hard work in this important area.  Customers booking their 2010 summer holiday with Thomson or First Choice can be confident that they are travelling with an airline which is dedicated to getting them to their destination as quickly as possible.”


Further details on this report can be found at:, which shows punctuality and average delay data for UK charter airlines.  All the data is derived from statistics published monthly by the Civil Aviation Authority.




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