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.