Palma.—Thomson and First Choice expect to see more than 3.6m customers this summer at nearly 3'000 hotels.
Thomson Airways will make 19'500 round trips to summer holiday hotspots with its fleet of 57 aircraft.
On board, the 2'600 cabin crew will be serving more than 100'000 cans of cola and recycling around half a million drinks cans.
This summer will also see the doors open at new hotels including the five-star Sensatori Resort in Turkey and the Holiday Village Majorca.
Almost 3'000 Thomson and First Choice staff have arrived in more than 60 resorts to prepare their welcomes for holidaymakers at nearly 3'000 hotels.
First Choice will teach more than 4'000 kids to swim at its 12 Holiday Village Swim Academies and Thomson's overseas wedding experts will congratulate the 3'000 couples who will tie the knot on the beach this summer.

Thomson's four cruise ships will take 120'000 passengers to 109 ports of call over the 22-week summer period.
It is expected that 10'000 litres of ice cream, 60'000 litres of beer, 72'000 tea bags and 1'120kg of coffee will be consumed each week and the Entertainment Team will have learnt 80 dance routines and have a choice of over 2'000 costumes.

Ian Chapman, Thomson and First Choice director of holiday experience, said : “This is always our busiest time of year as we prepare to take millions of people away on their summer holidays.”