Established in 1992 as Airline Network, the company is one of the UK's leading internet based travel companies and is owned by Dnata.
Netflights.com was the B2C brand of the Gold Medal Group which was established by Ken Townsley in Blackpool, UK in 1970. The company was privately owned until December 2008 when it was taken over by the Thomas Cook Group in deal worth £84m. In 2014 Gold Medal Group was taken over by Dnata. Netflights.com has become one of the best known internet travel companies in the UK. Its main rivals are Expedia and Ebookers.
The firm employs more than 600 people from its base in Preston.