VS 075 departs rwy 23R of Manchester Ringway Airport, bound for Orlando-Florida(1200 pix)
Departing aircraft now switch from Runway 23L to 23R at 10-30am on a Saturday morning. Hence this Virgin flight to Orlando departs 23R, catching a last patch of sunlight. Behind is Concorde G-BO... (more)
Departing into some nasty weather!
Main landing gear inches off the ground and English Rose is airborne!
Taxiing in awful weather conditions...
.."red" .. rather appropriate for "English Rose"