The first Boeing 757 registered to TAG Aviation (UK), departing Manchester after painting by Air Livery. The aircraft will be operated for luxury travel company TCS Expeditions.
A view of Pier E as seen from the spectator terraces during the lunchtime period.
The first officer readies the a/c for departure to Geneva.
A bit of suction that Mr. Hoover would be proud of !! Taxiing for departure in the heavy rain............
The first Thomas Cook UK 767 arrives at MAN fresh from painting at Maastricht.
Pushed back for departure late evening on a misty night.
A view from the steps, with the freight door open for a little "ventilation" during the tech stop at MAN. You can see the unusual cargo through the door !!
A very rare late evening departure for this Virgin 747 (due to the late arrival inbound)
The "Reverse Easyjet" Pushed back for departure as dawn starts to break.......(1600px)
Just rolled out of the MyTravel hangar at MAN, new lease from Icelandair.
1st Visit to Manchester on the KHI-MAN-JFK service. Departing at 07.00 just before it gets light.
Receiving a little attention by the engineers, now wearing winglets.
Beautiful looking L1011 parked up under a lovely looking night sky !!
Being towed to the maintenance area in the early morning light.
Stripped to the bare metal following inspections, she will now enter the paint shop at MAN for a fresh coat !!