We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Airplane type

Rochester, United...
6 posts
1 review
Save Topic
Airplane type

Hi,Does anyone know the type of plane tui or Monarch use when flying to dalaman Turkey?

28 replies to this topic
Leeds, United...
Destination Expert
for Leeds, Bradford
Level Contributor
20,666 posts
327 reviews
Save Reply
1. Re: Airplane type

Tui (as they are now known) will more than likely be a B737-800.

W Yorkshire
Level Contributor
3,393 posts
161 reviews
Save Reply
2. Re: Airplane type

I'll bet it's got 2 wings, one tail and a couple of engines that go vroom vroom vroom.

Beyond that mate, your cool

UK
Level Contributor
1,559 posts
65 reviews
Save Reply
3. Re: Airplane type

If it's Monarch, it'll more than likey be an A320/A321, if it's TUI, it'll more than likely be a 738

Rochester, United...
6 posts
1 review
Save Reply
4. Re: Airplane type

Wot have you been smoking?!

Dublin, Ireland
Destination Expert
for Austria
Level Contributor
19,188 posts
72 reviews
Save Reply
5. Re: Airplane type

rick. +1. same for me.

W Yorkshire
Level Contributor
3,393 posts
161 reviews
Save Reply
6. Re: Airplane type

Too much jet fuel emissions Martin.

I fly damn near every week, so the plane is fairly irrelevant to me.

It needs to go up; then down; hopefully under control. Beyond that it's all gravy.

Ps I'll have a beer in Singapore to celebrate your worldly travels 😁

Phoenix, Arizona
Level Contributor
42,570 posts
1,283 reviews
Save Reply
7. Re: Airplane type

I'm a bit different than Rick, though quickly admit that his criteria are VERY high in my list of "desires," in that I also like to know the ship, and have made many flight purchases, predicated on aircraft "scheduled."

Now, between A-319/320 and B-738/9 craft in just the UA fleet, not all THAT much difference, though I do like the Airbus FC seats a bit better - on UA. Otherwise, not a world of difference.

Get to medium/long-haul, and say a 757 vs 767, and I have preferences.

Hunt

HGL
Almeria Spain
Level Contributor
367 posts
25 reviews
Save Reply
8. Re: Airplane type

I like the A380, but don't have much chance of flying that shorthaul!

Lancashire, United...
Destination Expert
for Playa Blanca
Level Contributor
35,633 posts
57 reviews
Save Reply
9. Re: Airplane type

Does it matter? You can tell the aircraft type by looking at the seating plan during booking with Monarch. Aircraft type and even airline at subject to change so what is schedule now, with either airline, may not be whatyou ultimately get.

Oregon
Level Contributor
759 posts
Save Reply
10. Re: Airplane type

#8: "I like the A380, but don't have much chance of flying that shorthaul!"

This is completely OT, but that reminded me that for a brief time in the late 70's Pan Am actually flew a 747 (after arriving from LHR) between SEA and PDX which is barely over 200 km.

Reply to: Airplane type
Get notified by e-mail when a reply is posted