8-Oct-2019 9:12 AM

UK CAA concludes Operation Matterhorn, repatriates over 140,000 pax

UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) concluded (07-Oct-2019) 'Operation Matterhorn', its programme to repatriate Thomas Cook Airlines passengers to the UK. Highlights include:

  • Total flights: 746;
  • Passengers returned to the UK: 140,000+;
  • UK airports receiving repatriated passengers: 10;
  • Aircraft partners: 50;
  • Foreign airports: 55;
  • CAA staff working on the programme: 400+;
  • Social media enquiries: 24,000+. [more - original PR] [more - original PR - II]

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