One of two MaxJet B767s that day in Manchester, both having diverted in from London Stansted due to fog...
Maxjet Airways N253MY landing on RWY 25L.
Maxjet Airways N252MY landing on RWY 25L.
Short finals rwy 23. Now I-AIGI with Air Italy.
Approaching rwy 23.
Originally delivered 9/30/85 to Qantas as VH-EAL, stored since 12/24/2007 when MAXjet ceased operations.
Originally delivered 4/5/88 to Air Mauritius (3B-NAK).
MAXjet ceased operations on December 24 2007 but this plane may soon be back in service, either with Air Italy or back with a new MAXjet operating charters only.
Sure do miss this big purple bird.