Thomas Cook News Stories

Thomas Cook Considering Airline Sale

February 7, 2019

Europe’s Thomas Cook Group is reviewing the future of its airline, with all options including a sale under consideration.


Thomas Cook To Close 50 Stores In Move Online

December 1, 2017

UK-based travel group Thomas Cook has announced plans to close 50 of its stores in Britain as part of a review of its retail network.


Thomas Cook Sees Progress Despite Spanish Softness

November 22, 2017

Thomas Cook Group said it made good financial progress during its fiscal full year, with demand for Greece and long-haul destinations balancing out a more competitive market in Spain.


Thomas Cook To Base New Airline In Majorca

October 18, 2017

Travel group Thomas Cook will launch a new airline in Spain, with its first flight expected early next year.


Thomas Cook, Pilots Enter Arbitration, Strikes Cancelled

October 5, 2017

Pilots at Thomas Cook’s UK airline have called off three planned strikes as they enter binding arbitration with the company over pay.



Thomas Cook UK Pilots Call Off Friday Strike

September 27, 2017

Pilots at Thomas Cook’s UK airline have suspended the strike due to take place on Friday as the BALPA union consults members over further industrial action.


Condor To Fly Some Air Berlin Routes

September 19, 2017

Thomas Cook Group airline Condor has announced plans to fly some long-haul routes abandoned by bankrupt German carrier Air Berlin.


Thomas Cook Pilots Strike, Announce More Stoppages

September 8, 2017

Pilots at Thomas Cook Airlines in the UK went on strike for 12 hours on Friday, and their union announced three more strike days in support of a dispute over pay and conditions.


Brussels Air To Extend Ties With Thomas Cook

March 30, 2017

Brussels Airlines will takeover flight operations, crew and some aircraft of Thomas Cook Belgium as the companies ramp up their cooperation.


US, UK Limit Electronic Devices On Some Flights

March 21, 2017

The US and UK have issued directives to stop passengers from taking personal electronic devices in carry-on bags on flights from some countries in the Middle East and North Africa.