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Aug 21 2014 / Your Photos

Video: Huge surprise at Gatwick Airport for 8 year-old Ethan

Ethan story - family photo onboard Monarch aircraft

Monarch customers and staff have been brought to tears by a very touching video posted on the airline’s official Facebook page. Filmed by Monarch holidaymaker Claire Day, the video tells the story of how her partner Gary May gave his eight year-old son Ethan the surprise of his life at Gatwick Airport. Post by Monarch. Gary, 41 is a public […]

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Jan 17 2014 / Your Photos

Flashback Friday – looking back at vintage Monarch livery

Monarch Airlines yellow tailfin

It’s Flashback Friday! Have you flown on any of the retro-liveried aircraft featured in these tweets? Do you have your own images to share? We’d love to hear your stories about flights on any of these aircraft, in the comments below. @Monarch Douglas DC10 N277NW @manairport in the 1980s — HMN851X (@HMN851X) December 15, 2013   Classic DC-10 […]

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Jan 16 2014 / Your Photos

Aircraft photo gallery by aviation enthusiasts on Twitter

Carly Farrell Monarch aircraft landing at Manchester

As an airline we enjoy a special relationship with plane spotters and aviation enthusiasts and we love to see their images pop up on Twitter. Many of the take offs and landings are taken from quite spectacular angles, as you can see in the tweets below. We’d love to see more of these on Twitter – please don’t hesitate […]

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Jan 2 2014 / Your Photos

Wings over the clouds – your inflight photos revealed

Monarch customers tweet their inflight pics

Nothing brings out the urge to fly more than a picture of an aircraft in the sky… and to prove that unintentionally poetic point, we’ve collected together a sample of pictures tweeted to us over the past couple of months. Thank you for your contributions – please do keep them coming to @monarch if you’d like to feature in […]

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Sep 17 2013 / Your Photos

Your inflight photos revealed!

Boarding Monarch aircraft at East Midlands Airport

You love to fly and we love to keep you flying – it’s a match made in heaven! Thank you to all the Twitter people (tweeps) who have shared their photos with us. There are some beautiful shots in the tweets below – with several ‘over the wing’ shots that really make us feel like we’re flying with you. […]

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Sep 17 2013 / Your Photos

Tweets that make you go aww


We love sharing the buzz of travel with you – and never more so than when it’s your first flight. Here are a few of the cutest tweets we’ve seen recently from some of our newest customers! Why not tweet your favourite onboard photos @monarch for your chance to appear in future blog posts!   @Monarch Amelia’s first flight […]

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Aug 9 2013 / Competitions // Your Photos

Win Trunki vouchers – £300 worth up for grabs!

Win Trunki gear in Monarch's Holiday Must-Haves competition

Do your kids pack their own holiday must-haves? Perhaps they insist on bringing an inflatable pool toy, a book, video game or TV series they’re obsessed with, a bedraggled plush toy, or even a ridiculously cute fancy dress outfit? Share your family secrets in our Holiday Must-Haves Photo Contest and you could £150 in Trunki vouchers for first prize, […]

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Hello world, the Monarch blog is lifting off!

Monarch aircraft

 Welcome to the Monarch blog! Thanks for joining us, it’s a great to have you here. We hope that you will find the blog a very useful, informative and entertaining way to keep in touch with us. It’s going to be packed full of useful travel tips and news you can use, with regular destination features, glimpses behind-the-scenes here, new route launches and […]

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