Landing on runway 23L under full emergency conditions. The aircraft suffered a hydraulic failure due to a leak on the port side of the aircraft, which meant a landing with amongst other things no ... (more)
Flight KLM0734 TNCA to EHAM - Passing over the MAN vor at FL370, turning right to head 100 degrees, speed 510 Knots.
Extremly dark and a very strong cross winds at Manchester but landing like this made it well worth the trip.
Taken before departing for PHL from IAD.
First ever A340-500 to visit Manchester. Typical Manchester weather to it was that dark I only got 1/160 @ F7.1 ISO400!!!
The Max came to Manchester today. Rumour has it this bird is due for repainting. Still looking as good as ever here departing for Newark from runway 24L.
Lift off from 24L.
Battle of the winglets? No contest!
Check-in at Terminal 3 (UK Domestic).
VIR3 - LHR-JFK passing over the MAN VOR. Heading 340 just about to turn left onto a heading of 300 degrees, in the climb towards 36,000ft
Spotting Guadeloupe style ! Are those jap snipers in the grass or two of the JP screening crew ?
Great reflections off this brand new aircraft as she is about to enter runway 24L.
Quite close to a tail strike as leaving runway 23R. The police heli can also be seen in the distance.