Rotating off 24L
Virgin surrounded by different american carriers
Rolling on 24L.
Giving it a right bit of rudder as the nose lifts off the ground against a stiff crosswind.
Extra points are rewarded for naming the 2 photogs who sneaked into my shot.
Up, up and away!
Off to the sunny US - Florida beckons for these lucky holiday makers escaping the cold of the UK !
VS43 arriving in Vegas on 25L after the flight from London Gatwick.