Photo of the Day 23rd September 2019

Photo of the Day 2019-09-23
Photo of the Day 2019-09-23 (May 23, 2019):

LY-VEB, Airbus A320-214, Thomas Cook, on final approach to Manchester Airport, 23rd May 2019.

Thomas Cook went into Administration overnight, and this is my little tribute to them.

Photolog 19th June 2014 Manchester

For some unknown reason, I made a very short trip up to the Airport on this evening – from first to last photo was about 45 minutes…

Not exactly the most thrilling trip, but two airlines no longer exist, and one Retro-Jet, which makes it a bit more interesting.

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DSC 0602 (June 19, 2014): PH-BXA, Boeing 737-8K2, KLM, taxiing to the terminal at Manchester Airport, 19th June 2014.

Continue reading “Photolog 19th June 2014 Manchester”

Photolog Manchester 10th June 2014

A gorgeous sunny day, spent mostly in a field miles from anywhere.
https://u.mancavgeek.co.uk/6x (53 images).

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DSC 0449 (June 10, 2014): LY-SPE, Boeing 737-31S, Small Planet, lining up for take off on Runway 23L at Manchester Airport, 10th June 2014.
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DSC 0464 (June 10, 2014): 9V-SWI, Boeing 777-312, Singapore Airlines, lining up for take off on Runway 23L at Manchester Airport, 10th June 2014.
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DSC 0508 (June 10, 2014): G-OOBL, Boeing 767-324, First Choice, lining up for take off on Runway 23L at Manchester Airport, 10th June 2014.
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DSC 0533 (June 10, 2014): OY-KAL, Airbus A320-2322, Scandinavian Airlines, taking off from Runway 23R at Manchester Airport, 10th June 2014.
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DSC 0598 (June 10, 2014): G-OZBY, Airbus A320-214, Monarch, helping its sister ships dominate the T2 apron at Manchester Airport, 10th June 2014.

 

On This Day 2nd May 2014

A bright, if somewhat cloudy day at Manchester Airport, starting on the T1 car park, then moving to the AVP.
u.mancavgeek.co.uk/6p (46 photos).

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DSC 0304 (May 2, 2014): N915FD, Boeing 757-236, Federal Express, at Manchester Airport, 2nd May 2014.
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DSC 0376 (May 2, 2014): C-GTSN, Airbus A330-243, Air Transat, touching down at Manchester Airport, 2nd May 2014.
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DSC 0387 (May 2, 2014): TS-INN, Airbus A320-212, Libyan Airlines, at Manchester Airport, 2nd May 2014.
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DSC 0419 (May 2, 2014): A6-EEU, Airbus A380-861, Emirates, landing at Manchester Airport, 2nd May 2014.

Photolog 29th March 2014, Manchester Airport

Another, slightly longer day at Manchester Airport.

(96 images).

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DSC 0052 (March 29, 2014): SE-MGT, ATR72, Aurigny Air Services, taxiing past the AVP at Manchester Airport for take off from Runway 05L, 29th March 2014.
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DSC 0096 (March 29, 2014): N176AA, Boeing 757-223, American Airlines, taxiing out for takeoff at Manchester Airport, 29th March 2014

 

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DSC 0122 (March 29, 2014): N291AY, Airbus A330-243, US Airways, taxiing past the AVP at Manchester Airport, 29th March 2014.
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DSC 0150 (March 29, 2014): OE-LBR, Airbus A320-214, Austrian Airlines, taking off from Runway 05L at Manchester Airport, 29th March 2014.

Photolog – Manchester, 21st February 2014

Manchester Airport, 21st February 2014.

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DSC 0052 (February 21, 2014)

Another cold but sunny day.

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DSC 0062 (February 21, 2014)

Highlight of the day was probably the UAE Air Force A330 tanker that did a fuel stop.

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DSC 0033 (February 21, 2014):

1320, Airbus A330 MRTT, United Arab Emirates Air Force, taxiing out to runway 23L at manchester Airport, 21st February 2014.

Photo taken from the AVP

For more from this trip (21 pics), see https://u.mancavgeek.co.uk/2f .

Photolog – 27th September 2013

Another gorgeous, sunny day at Manchester…

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DSC 0173 (September 27, 2013)

Which, as usual, caused problems with photography…

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DSC 0210 (September 27, 2013)

But still, another great day…

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DSC 0282 (September 27, 2013)

Highlight of the day was probably this Travel Service Boeing 737 operating for Ryanair.

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DSC 0333 (September 27, 2013)

For more (79 images), see here

Manc AvGeek

Photo of the Day 2nd September 2018

Photo of the Day 2018-09-02
Photo of the Day 2018-09-02:

N716AW, A320-200, Airworld.

Seen here about to touch down at Manchester Airport, somewhere between April and November 1998.

Photo taken from the Airport Hotel.