Delivering new standards in civil wide-bodied passenger aircraft leasing, military air transport and AAR

AirTanker is the market leading leasing provider of the MRTT (Multi Role Tanker Transport), a derivative of the proven Airbus A330-200. An established service provider to the RAF, we also offer highly flexible ACMI commercial charter leasing solutions.

Our commercial customers

Thomas Cook UK Airlines 

We have been operating on behalf of Thomas Cook Airlines since 2015 under an Aircraft Crew Maintenance and Insurance (ACMI) ‘damp’ lease arrangement where the Aircraft and Pilots are provided by AirTanker and the Cabin Crew by Thomas Cook Airlines.  Both of our aircraft operating on behalf of Thomas Cook are in full Thomas cook Airlines livery and G-VYGK also has a Thomas Cook passenger cabin. 


Operating dates: Year Round         
Based:  Manchester (MAN)
Routes: Current destinations include New York (JFK), Orlando (MCO), Las Vegas (LAS) and Cancun (CUN)
Seating: 320 economy seats
IFE:  Seat-back on-demand Zodiac Rave

Operating dates: 25 May - 24 Nov 2018
Based: MAN & Glasgow (GLA)
Routes: Boston (BOS), Orlando (MCO), Seattle (SEA), New York (JFK), Cancun (CUN) and Las Vegas (LAS)
Seating:  311 economy seats
IFE:  Drop down screens and interactive WiFi on demand

Thomas Cook Airlines provide a wealth of information on their website about their on-board product and cabin service, which includes the services available on our aircraft operating on their behalf.  Please click here for more information. 

In May 2017, we secured an A330-200 ACMI ‘damp’ lease with – this aircraft has become their first wide-bodied passenger aircraft in operation with Pilots provided by AirTanker and Cabin Crew provided by  During the 2017 winter season, we also operated a number of New York flights and the aircraft carries Jet2 livery during the period of operation.


Operating dates:  Mid-May to Early Nov for 2018 and 2019
Based: MAN
Routes: Palma (PMI), Tenerife (TFS), Arrecife (ACE) and New York (EWR)
Seating: 327 economy seats
IFE:  None

For more information on or about the on-board product and cabin service, please click here.


We commenced an ACMI ‘wet’ lease on behalf of TUIfly Netherlands in November 2017 flying to a variety of destinations in their long haul and short haul network.  The Aircraft, Pilots and cabin Crew are provided by Airtanker and TUIfly provide a number of on-board cabin Service representatives to assist with on-board language and service issues.  The aircraft carries a TUI livery for the duration of the operation and also operates on behalf of TUIfly Belgium when required.


Operating dates:  14 Nov 2017 - 14 May 2018
Based:  Amsterdam (AMS) and Brussels (BRU)
Routes: Caribbean, USA, Canaries, Continental Europe, Balaerics and Mexico
Seating: 299 economy seats
IFE:  Drop down screens and interactive WiFi on demand

For further information on TUIfly on-board product and cabin service, please click here.


We are operating a short term ACMI ‘wet’ lease on behalf of Eurowings where the Aircraft, Pilots and Cabin Crew are provided by AirTanker, with all other aspects of the flight arranged by Eurowings.  The aircraft operating on behalf of Eurowings has a plain white livery with latest technology ACRO seats in the cabin.


Operating dates:  Mid Jan 2018 to Early April 2018
Based:  Cologne (CGN)
Routes: Destinations include Punta Cana (PUJ), Jamaica (MBJ) and Palma (PMI)
Seating: 327 economy seats
IFE:  None


For more information, please visit the Eurowings website.

Other customers we have worked with and operated on their behalf: