Monday, 16 October 2017

MAN 16th October 2017 - Kuwait Airways B777-300 9K-AOE

Making the first visit of a Kuwait Airways B777-300 to Manchester, 9K-AOE arrived this afternoon on a diversion from Shannon due to the high winds of Hurricane Ophelia.  The aircraft wears a special scheme to celebrate Kuwait's National & Liberation Day.


Wednesday, 4 October 2017

4th October 2017 - Heathrow Trip photos added to the 2017 Trips page.

Two Day London Heathrow Trip 
September 2017

A selection of photos taken on a two day visit to Heathrow in September,
staying at the Renaissance Hotel.
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2nd October 2017 - Monarch Airlines ceases operations after 49 years of flying!

Monday 2nd October 2017
An incredibly sad day for the British airline scene,
Monarch Airlines ceased operations after 49 years of passenger service when the company went in to administration at 04.00 shortly after the arrival of its last ever flight, ZB3785 from Tel Aviv to Manchester, landing at 03.19.

RIP Monarch Airlines and good luck to all the amazing people that worked for the company!






Friday, 29 September 2017

29th September 2017 - Amsterdam Trip photos added to the 2017 Trips page.

Two Day Amsterdam Trip August 2017

A selection of photos taken on a two day visit to Amsterdam in August
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Monday, 28 August 2017

MAN 25th August 2017 - Hainan Airlines B787-9 B-1543

After operating the Beijing service on selected days for nearly two months I finally got around to photographing the Boeing 787-9 of Hainan Airlines when a sunny morning and a late arrival coincided, B-1543 is seen here arriving on its first visit to Manchester.



Friday, 18 August 2017

Friday 18th August 2017 - May's Prague & Paris Orly Trip photos added to the 2017 Trips Page

Prague & Paris Orly Trip May 2017

A selection of photos taken on a long Weekend trip to Prague and Paris Orly in May
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Tuesday, 15 August 2017

Luton 15th August 2017 - Easyjet A320neo G-UZHA

One of Easyjet's new "NEO" A320's G-UZHA was caught arriving at Luton on a brief visit at lunchtime today.


Stansted 15th August 2017 - Turkmenistan Airlines IL76 EZ-F426

A long run down to Stansted to catch this mornings (second in a series of four) Turkmenistan Airlines IL76 freight flight sadly saw EZ-F426 arrive in very dull weather, 
This was the best I could manage ...... ☹


Sunday, 13 August 2017

MAN 12th August 2017 - Belavia B737-800 EW-437PA

Making the first visit of a Belavia B737-800 at Manchester, EW-437PA arrived late afternoon after a type change on their weekly Minks service. 



Wednesday, 9 August 2017

MAN 6th August 2017 - Eurowings "Europa Park" A320 D-ABDQ

 Making only its second visit in this great looking scheme and arriving on a very dull and wet evening, Eurowings A320 D-ABDQ advertises "Europa Park", a resort located in Germany.