JMC AirJMC Air
was a British
charter airline formed by the merger of Caledonian Airlines and Flying Colours following the purchase the Carlson Leisure Group by Thomas Cook.
It started operating under the name from March 2000
. The main operating bases were London Gatwick Airport
and Manchester International Airport
. Aircraft were also stationed at London Stansted Airport
, Birmingham International Airport
, Bristol International Airport, Glasgow Airport
, Cardiff Wales Airport and Newcastle Airport
At the start of operations the fleet consisted of Boeing 757
-200, Airbus A320
and Douglas DC-10
. Subsequent the airline became the first UK operator of the stretched Boeing 757-300. In 2002 Thomas Cook rebranded the airline along with its other airlines as Thomas Cook Airlines
JMC Air is named after the son of Thomas Cook, John Mason Cook, born 13 January 1834.