Wednesday, 4 December 2013

MAN 3rd December 2013 - Thomas Cook take delivery of their first A321 with "Sharklets"

Arriving late afternoon on delivery from Hamburg, Thomas Cook A321 G-TCDC is the first of their brand new "Sharklet" equipped fleet renewal order. The aircraft is also the first in their fleet to wear the band new corporate scheme, it remained parked up overnight before going in to their hangar for pre-service work.

Also parked up for the night was ex Thomas Cook B757-200 G-FCLF which is awaiting delivery to new Russian carrier "Royal Flight"

While the night stopping Brussels Airlines flight was "Star Alliance" coloured A319 OO-SSC.


  1. Great pic Nik, very nice aircraft, first of all will TC be basing this aircraft at MAN and second, when will thomas cook be recieving more new aircraft

  2. This aircraft is supposed to be Belfast based to start with, the next A321's are due over the next three years.

  3. When will G-TCDC depart MAN to go to Belfast, and at what time and when will the Royal Flight 757 depart

  4. Sorry, I have no info on either departure.