Thomsonfly currently has the best on-time departure performance record
of any airline flying out of Gatwick and Manchester Airports.Based on
July 2007 figures, Thomsonfly has flown over one million passengers out
of both Gatwick and Manchester Airports, with an average delay of just
12.2 minutes per flight at Gatwick and 18 minutes delay per flight at
Across all routes in July at Gatwick Airport, 82.4% of Thomsonfly
flights took off within 15 minutes of scheduled departure time, and
96.2% took off within 60 minutes.
Across all routes in July at Manchester Airport, 75% of Thomsonfly
flights took off within 15 minutes of scheduled departure time, and 92%
took off within 60 minutes.
Guy Stephenson, Thomsonfly’s commercial director, says “We are immensely
pleased with the performance of our on time performances this summer,
especially with the busy August Bank Holiday fast approaching. The
results are a credit to the efficiency of our cabin crew, aircraft,
pilots and relationship with the airports.”