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re thomas cook flights to cuba 2014

Mansfield, United...
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re thomas cook flights to cuba 2014

We have just booked a holiday to cuba from manchester airport in march2014.My Husband was told that the travel agents had to inform us that their may not be any in flight entertainment sceens which are individual on the flight .Is this right I have never known no in flight entertainment on long haul flights?

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Leyland, United...
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1. Re: re thomas cook flights to cuba 2014

Thomas Cook are using an aircraft over the winter, from Manchester to Cuba and Mexico, that doesn't have a premium cabin, and doesn't have seatback IFE. It does have IFE, but it is via drop down screens.

Mansfield, United...
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2. Re: re thomas cook flights to cuba 2014

when you say drop down screens is this like we used to have on short haul flights where everyone had to watch the same thing?

Leyland, United...
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3. Re: re thomas cook flights to cuba 2014

Yes. You have to watch what they're showing.

Derby, United...
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4. Re: re thomas cook flights to cuba 2014

Its like stepping back 20 years.

Leeds, United...
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5. Re: re thomas cook flights to cuba 2014

"Its like stepping back 20 years."

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It's easier to bring your own these days anyway. Load a Laptop, netbook or tablet up with your own choice of films, TV programs or games.

England
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6. Re: re thomas cook flights to cuba 2014

Is this just the Manchester flight or will it also apply to the flight going out of Gatwick?

Leyland, United...
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7. Re: re thomas cook flights to cuba 2014

Just Manchester is the information I have.

Folkestone, United...
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8. Re: re thomas cook flights to cuba 2014

Re: thomas cook to cuba, I have heard a rumour that Air Europa might be taking over from thomas cook flying out of gatwick,but not sure as you should not work on rumours,but if its true that will save us people from the south traveling up to manchester.

Leyland, United...
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9. Re: re thomas cook flights to cuba 2014

Air Europa already fly from Gatwick to Havana, via Madrid.

Kent U.K
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10. Re: re thomas cook flights to cuba 2014

I wouldn't fly with T/C at all after a terrible flight to Florida....not a good airline in my opinion.

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