The German company had a net profit of 105.4m euros ($127m/£72m GBP), compared to a previous 176.4m euros loss.
Sales also saw a rise to 7.66bn euros, previously at 7.48bn euros!
Total passenger numbers also saw a rise of 1.1%
"Thomas Cook UK and Ireland achieved the best level of profitability, while [German airline] Condor recorded the biggest improvement in earnings," said Thomas Cook finance chief Ludger Heuberg.
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On a side note, for those of you who don't know... Thomas Cook (UK) are to receive an additional A330-243 for long haul charter operations. The aicraft will come directly from Airbus
Also are Thomas Cook/Condor in a financial postion to order new aicraft, perhaps A350/787?
[Edited 2006-03-07 18:43:06]