Wednesday, 27 August 2014

MAN 27th August 2014 - TAG / TCS Expeditions B757-200 G-TCSX departs

Departing early afternoon after painting by Air Livery, TAG Aviation / TCS Expeditions B757-200 G-TCSX was ferrying to Birmingham for maintenance by Monarch A/c Engineering before entering service toward the end of 2014 flying VIP Charters around the world.
Sadly the aircraft had not yet had its titles and logos applied.

Saturday, 16 August 2014

MAN 16th August 2014 - BH Air A330 LZ-AWA

Making its first visit to Manchester (on a typically dull summers afternoon!!), BH Air's first A330 LZ-AWA seen here on approach to 23R

Monday, 11 August 2014

MAN 11th August 2014 - Flybe Do.328 G-BYMK

Flybe's Do.328 G-BYMK arrived on the early morning Norwich service, the a/c wears a special livery for their Dundee to London Stansted route and this was the first time it has been seen at Manchester since being painted as such.

MAN 9th August 2014 - Air Dolomiti E.195 I-ADJK

Parked up during the evening after bringing in Hellas Verona to play Burnley FC, Air Dolomiti E.195 I-ADJK was the first of their Embraers to visit Manchester.


MAN 8th August 2014 - Danish Air Transport MD80 OY-RUE

Arriving late evening whilst operating for BH Air from Varna ..... Danish Air Transport MD80 OY-RUE still wears its special colours for the 2014 FIFA World Cup albeit without any titles and logos sadly.

Tuesday, 5 August 2014

MAN 3rd August 2014 - Cargojet B757F C-FKCJ

Cargojet of Canada made their first visit to Manchester today when B757-200 Freighter C-FKCJ arrived around lunchtime from St.Johns, sadly due to other plans I could only manage a quick shot from way out on the approach!

Thursday, 31 July 2014

MAN 31st July 2014 - Privatair B737-BBJ HB-JJA

Arriving around midnight, Privatair B737-700BBJ HB-JJA was on its first visit to Manchester and is here for painting by Air Livery. It remained parked up until the morning when it was towed over to the hangar area.

Tuesday, 29 July 2014

Birmingham 29th July 2014 - China Southern A330 B-6057 "Guangzhou 2010" special.

The second China Southern charter in to Birmingham arrived early this morning, it was operated by A330-200 B-6057 which still wears the special scheme for the 16th Asian Games, Guangzhou 2010.

Monday, 28 July 2014

MAN 28th July 2014 - Shar Ink An74 RA-74005

One of the highlights of the year so far at Manchester (although in a very drab colour scheme!), a rare Antonov An74 movement as Shar Ink's RA-74005 arrives late morning on a medical flight.

MAN 28th July 2014 - B757-200 YA-AQT parked up overnight.

The ex Safi Airways B757-200 YA-AQT remained parked up overnight awaiting its slot in Air Livery, the sun even managed to shine in the early morning!