The last of the three Air Austral B777-300's to visit for painting by Air Livery, arriving at sunset.
This very colourfull livery has brightened up a very dull manchester a few times this month
Scanned from Fuji slide. Champions League Final day 2003.
Parked up overnight before another long haul flight.
Arrived from Paris CDG after maintenance for painting by Air Livery. Fire Brigade inspecting undercarriage after the tower spotted smoke due to a hydraulic leak onto the hot brakes on landing.
Parked up overnight before entering Air Livery to be painted white for return to lessor.
Taxiing to stand after arriving from Nice.
Departing off 23 Right in the new scheme
Departing off 23 left
Parked on a remote stand.
Rolling on runway 23L
Just over a year later this 28 year old aircraft would find itself being scrapped at Kemble. A sad end for her as she started out her passenger career flying in Australia. Also sad for me as this ... (more)
Departing Manchester as American 210 to New York JFK