Thomas Cook Airlines’ inaugural flight to Boston took off earlier, marking its newest milestone as the largest lengthy haul provider from Manchester.
The Boston Weekender programme, which runs twice every week all through June to the center of September, will take tradition vultures and explorers to one of many US’s most historic cities, with a flight schedule that makes lengthy weekends accessible like by no means earlier than.
At the inaugural flight celebrations, clients had been handled to an thrilling US-themed check-in expertise and Boston’s personal Samuel Adams beer and burgers on the departure gate.
A enjoyable baseball simulator added to the superb buzz amongst clients on the primary flight.
Thomas Cook chief airways and lodges officer, Christoph Debus, mentioned: “When we launch our new routes, we actually go huge for our clients and Boston isn’t any exception.
“This route opens up nice new potentialities for our clients to get pleasure from lengthy weekends in one of many America’s biggest cities.
“The three-night keep is brief sufficient to dodge jet-lag, the town is shut sufficient for an extended weekend; it’s reasonably priced even in Premium class; and our £100 million refurbished interiors are snug sufficient to relaxation on the way in which again residence to work – even our specialist cats testing workforce suppose they’re nice.
“This is our second inaugural flight to the US route in May, with our Los Angeles programme now four weeks old and our schedule for Boston makes it ideal for a long weekend.”
Direct flights to Boston from Manchester Airport can be found from round £349 return for economic system and £609 for premium class.
Departures are on Monday afternoons and Friday mornings, with inbound flights to the UK touchdown early on Tuesday and Saturday mornings.