A selection of the more interesting movements at "my local" During 2011
Updated 2nd December 2011
6th September 2011 - A very rare Illyushin IL76 visit as RA-76950 touches down early morning, arriving to take an aircraft engine out to Montego Bay, Jamaica.
4th September 2011 - Aer Lingus' lovely looking "Retro Jet" taxies for departure.
4th September 2011 - The first visit to MAN by the new Monarch Airlines scheme as G-OZBT taxies for departure.
3rd September 2011 - The first A380 to wear a proper "logojet scheme" A6-EDN of Emirates advertising the 2011 Rugby World Cup.
24th August 2011 - Skywork Dash8-400 HB-JIK parked up overnight after bringing FC Thun in to play Stoke City FC.
24th August 2011 - Izair A320 TC-IZA departing off 23 right, operating for Pegasus.
24th August 2011 - Virgin's "Birthday Girl", a rare visitor to Manchester is just about to touch down on 23R
23rd August 2011 - the nightly Star Air freighter ready for departure.
12th Agust 2011 - First visit of Air Blue A319 AP-EDC
9th August 2011 - Sky Airlines 737-400 TC-SKG arrives at sunset, operating for Thomas Cook.
9th August 2011 - Sky Airlines A320 TC-SKJ arrives at sunset, operating for Thomas Cook.
8th August 2011 - HiFly A310 CS-TEI arrives, operating for Thomas Cook.
1st August 2011 - 1625, One of a pair of Saudi Hercules night stopping.
1st August 2011 - 1626, One of a pair of Saudi Hercules night stopping.
24th July 2011 - Swiftair MD80 EC-LEY arrives on a student charter.
23rd July 2011 - Adria Airways "Retro Jet" S5-AAT makes it's first visit to Manchester.
23rd July 2011 - Holidays Czech Airlines A320 OK-HCB arrives on it's weekly Palma charter.
7th July 2011 - The stunning Etihad "Blue Moon Rising" Manchester City special A330 A6-EYE makes its first appearance on a promotional visit.
29th June 2011 - Farnair Europe ATR72F HB-AFR operating a cargo charter to Cologne.
28th June 2011 - Jetairfly 737-800 OO-JAF operating for Jet2
28th June 2011 - Bulgaria Air / VIP RJ70 LZ-TIM arrives at sunset on a charter.
20th June 2011 - Starair 767-200F OY-SRL arrives in the pouring rain.
15th June 2011 - OY-SRM, the first Starair 767-200F to visit after flights are transferred from EMA.
3rd June 2011 - This stunning looking Tristar (N388LS) remains parked on the apron for a week.
31st May 2011 - Tristar N388LS of Las Vegas Sands arrives early evening for parking !!
29th May 2011 - Irish Air Corps Augusta '279' departs late evening after a Medevac flight.
20th May 2011 - PIA B747-300 AP-BFU makes a surprise visit in the early evening sun,
the first PIA 747 to visit in the new colour scheme !!
15th May 2011 - Brussels Airlines A330 OO-SFM arrives on a horrible morning for painting at Air Livery.
10th May 2011 - Small Planet 737 LY-FLC parked up after operating for Tor Air.
10th May 2011 - Moroccan Air Force CL415 C-GKCX parked up whilst on its delivery flight.
Will become CNA-TN on arrival in Morocco.
5th May 2011 - A very nice movement on a very dull morning....
Bahrain Air A319 A9C-BAX arrives for maintenance at Thomas Cook.
5th May 2011 - Air Berlin A330 D-ALPA departs just after midnight with football fans.
4th May 2011 - An unusual Biz Jet to visit, Global Express 9M-TAN, here for the Football.
4th May 2011 - D-AHIL The first Germania A319 to visit, on a football charter.
3rd May 2011 - the start of summer has seen Jet2 add extra capacity,
B737-800 G-GDFD and B757-200 G-LSAM,
both wearing Jet2 Holidays titles on an Allegiant Airways type scheme.
2nd May 2011 - Tor Air 737-300 ES-LBD parked up after arriving on its first visit.
29th April 2011 - Icelandair 757 TF-FIC wearing United Nations titles after painting by Air Livery.
22nd May 2011 - Monarch Airlines adds extra titles congratulating "Wills and Kate"
for the upcoming Royal Wedding
21st April 2011 - Icelandair 757 TF-FIC arrives for Air Livery, still wearing Aurela colours.
16th April 2011 - The first Strategic aircraft to visit as A320 LX-STA parks up overnight.
16th April 2011 - Turkish Airlines "Manchester United" logo jet lands on 23 Right.
9th April 2011 - City airline operating a charter service with MD87 SE-DMC.
9th April 2011 - Eastern Airways Emb.135 G-CGMB operating a football charter.
First visit to MAN in the full colours.
8th April 2011 - Air Berlin A330 D-ALPI arriving from Beijing on a charter.
8th April 2011 - ex First Choice A320 arriving from painting at Norwich,
now wearing the brand new Holidays Czech Airlines colours.
5th April 2011 - BBMF (Battle of Britain Memorial Flight) DC3 ZA947 emerges from Air Livery wearing a new scheme.
1st April 2011 - Virgin Atlantic's brand new A330 G-VSXY makes it's first visit to MAN, positioning in from LGW to operate to Orlando the next morning.
31st March 2011 - BMI A330 G-WWBM arrives back from lease to Turkish Airlines,
it went in to Air Livery to be repainted in to Star Alliance colours.
31st March 2011 - Thomas Cook B757-200 G-TCBB emerges from their hangar
wearing a special scheme to promote tourism to Egypt.
29th March 2011 - Aer Lingus' new "Retro Jet" A320 EI-DVM makes its first visit to MAN.
19th March 2011 - Euroatlantic 767-300 CS-TLO arrives back from Tokyo
with rescue workers that were helping out after the earthquakes.
18th March 2011 - Windrose Emb.190 UR-WRF,
taking Dynamo Kiev home after the UEFA match against Man City.
18th March 2011 - Alitalia A320 EI-DTA parked up after painting by Air Livery.
18th March 2011 - Kalitta 747-200F N791CK parked up at night, operating a freight charter.
17th March 2011 - PIA B747-300 AP-BGG departing late evening,
rare to see their 747's at MAN these days.
17th March 2011 - Travel Service / Lat Charter A320 YL-LCC,
parked up while operating a football fans charter for Dynamo Kiev.
16th March 2011 - MNG Airlines (Cargo) A300F TC-MNV,
operating a cargo charter to Istanbul.
16th March 2011 - Windrose Airlines Emb.190 UR-WRF,
parked up after bringing Dynamo Kiev in to play Man City.
16th March 2011 - Neos 737-800 I-NEOU,
departing with Marseilles fans after their match against Man United.
16th March 2011 - Neos 737-800 I-NEOX,
operating a Marseilles fans charter for their match against Man United.
16th March 2011 - Airlinair ATR72 F-GVZG,
parked up whilst operating a charter for the Marseilles vs Man United match.
15th March 2011 - First visit of a Europe Air Post 737-700 with F-GZTD,
here in connection with the Man City vs Marseilles match.
13th March 2011 - A rare visit of a PIA B747-300
as AP-BGG approaches 23 right in the evening sun.
9th March 2011 - Aerovis An.12 UR-CGU parked up after operating a freight charter.
9th March 2011 - Alitalia A320 EI-DSU parked up after painting by Air Livery.
8th March 2011 - ex Thomson Airways B757-200 G-BYAH parked up in basic allegiant colours prior to going on lease to Jet2 for the summer as G-LSAM.
11th February 2011 - First visit for this City Airline MD87, SE-DMC,
operating in place of the usual Emb.145.
5th February 2011 - The first visit to MAN of a DHL (UK) B767-300F
as G-DHLF arrives for a maintenance visit at Monarch Aircraft Engineering.
parked up after painting in to the new colours by Air Livery.
25th January 2011 - Brussels Airlines A330-300 OO-SFN enters Air Livery
for painting in to the new scheme.
22nd January 2011 - Easyjet A319 G-EZBR in the "100th Airbus" colours,
diverted in from a foggy Liverpool.
21st January 2011 - Prescott Support Hercules N3755P,
parked up for the night after diverting from a foggy Liverpool.
18th January 2011 - Moldavian Airlines Saab 2000 ER-SFA,
arriving for repaint at Air Livery (departed all white on return to lessor)
13th January 2011 - ex Transavia B737-800 G-GDFC arrived for painting at Air Livery,
to be the first B737-800 for Jet2.
11th January 2011 - Army Air Corps "Defender" ZG996,
a very unusual visitor to MAN, dropping off a passenger late evening.
11th January 2011 - The superb shape of the awesome Vickers VC10
as Royal Air Force example XV108 starts up for departure late evening.
11th January 2011 - Alitalia A320 EI-DSB parked up after painting at Air Livery.
5th January 2011 - Farnair Hangary Beech.1900 HA-FAM,
parked up after operating a freight charter.
2nd January 2011 - Air Blue's new A320 AP-EDA makes its first visit,
also the first of the fleet to visit here in the new colour scheme.