Photo of the Day 24th September 2018

Photo of the Day 2018-09-24
Photo of the Day 2018-09-24 (June 15, 1996):

F-GHEG, Airbus A300-600, Air Liberte.

Photo taken from the spectator terraces at Manchester, bringing French football fans in for a Euro ’96 match at Elland Roard, Leeds, 15th June 1996.

Photo of the Day 19th September 2018

Photo of the Day 2018-09-19
Photo of the Day 2018-09-19:

G-GNTH, SAAB SF340, British Midland.

I believe these were operated by Business Air

Seen here from the Airport Hotel, Manchester, sometime after Jan 1997.

Photo of the Day 18th September 2018

Photo of the day 2018-09-18
Photo of the day 2018-09-18:

EI-CNY, Boeing 737-230, Ryanair.

Lining up on Runway 24 at Manchester.

Like many of Ryanair’s early 737’s, ‘CNY was painted in the colours of one of their sponsors, this one bearing a close resmblance to a pint of Kilkenny.

Taken from the Airport Hotel, sometime between October 1997 and August 2001.

Photo of the Day 18th September 2018

Photo of the Day 2018-09-18
Photo of the Day 2018-09-18:

G-MCEA, Boeing 757-200, Spanair.

On lease from Airtours, and in full Airtours colours.

Taken from the Airport Hotel, Manchester Airport, sometime between December 1997 and April 1998 – by the way people are dressed, I would say April.

Photo of the Day 15th September 2018

Photo of the Day 2018-09-15
Photo of the Day 2018-09-15:

I-BUSC, Airbus A300B4, Alitalia.

Taken from the Glasshouse on The Queens Building at London Heathrow, some time between March 1992 and April 1998.

Photo of the Day 14th September 2018

Photo of the Day 2018-09-14
Photo of the Day 2018-09-14 (October 5, 1996):

LZ-MIV, Tupolev Tu154M, Varna International Airways.

Photo taken from the viewing terrace at Geneva Airport, Switzerland, 5th October 1996.

Photo of the Day 13th September 2018

Photo of the day 2018-09-13
Photo of the day 2018-09-13:

SX-BEH, A300B4, Olympic Airways

Taken from the Queens Building at London Heathrow, date unknown but between March 1992 and March 1999.