Thomas Cook Belgium: Brussels Airlines to cancel flights

Brussels, September 23rd – Following the difficult financial situation of Thomas Cook Belgium and the fact that the tour operator cannot fulfill its overdue payments of the last weeks, Brussels Airlines is forced to start cancelling flights that the airline operates on behalf of the Belgian tour operator.

As a consequence of the difficult financial situation of Thomas Cook Belgium, Brussels Airlines cancels two return flights tomorrow, September 24th. It concern flights that the airline operates exclusively for the tour operator : 

SN3881 Brussels-Enfidha

SN3882 Enfidha-Brussels

SN3885 Brussels-Djerba

SN3886 Djerba-Brussels

Brussels Airlines sincerely apologizes for the inconveniences these cancellations cause. Affected passengers are requested to contact Thomas Cook Belgium.                                                                                                                               

The Belgian airline is at present working on its flight plan of the coming weeks and months and will inform as quickly as possible about possible changes in its flight offer.


About Brussels Airlines

Brussels Airlines is the home carrier of Belgium and one of the four network airlines of the Lufthansa Group. It connects the European capital from Brussels Airport with over 85 destinations, 17 of which are in Sub Saharan Africa. The company employs 3,200 people and operates 40 aircraft.

Brussels Airlines aims to emit 50% less CO2 by 2030 compared to 2019 and plans to be carbon neutral by 2050. The airline is participating in the Stargate Project led by Brussels Airport and is therefore part of the testing ground for sustainable aviation at its home base. In addition, the airline signed the Circular Economy agreement of the Antwerp Management School in 2021. In 2023, Brussels Airlines welcomes three state-of-the-art Airbus A320neo allowing the airline to significantly lower its CO2- and noise-emissions on its medium-haul network. Next to that, the airline aims to operate its first flight using Sustainable Aviation fuel (SAF) by 2023.

As an ambassador of its country, Brussels Airlines brings the world to Belgium and the best of Belgium to the world, among others through collaborations with Belgian Star Chefs, Belgian culinary products and the  Belgian Icons, specially painted aircraft that honor a Belgian iconic person, team or event to promote Belgian culture worldwide.

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Overall, the Star Alliance network currently offers more than 10,000 daily flights to almost 1,200 airports in 184 countries.

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