Arriving from Malta on G-XLAC, we entered a holding pattern after a high approach towards RWY27. Circling round, we got a good view of BRS before coming in for 27 again.
Departing Luqa's RWY32 straight out back home to Bristol
After backtracking, we're about to depart RWY32 for Bristol - this MyTravel A321 followed us down the runway and held behind us.
The A380 graces Bristol's skies for the first time...
On final for RWY28 into Dublin; the city is to the South as we approach from over the Irish Sea
Moments after departure from Bristol (EGGD).
Halo around our shadow as we descend towards Dublin
On the ramp at Bristol.
Dark skies revealed above as we make a high altitude turn.
Vapour trails over the wings as the A380 flies low over Filton airfield on its first ever visit to the U.K.
Arrived shortly before the A380 flypast - amazing how many people thought this was the giant Airbus until the last moment!
First arrival of the A380 in the U.K. Flew low over Filton before heading east to LHR.
Pushing back for departure to sunnier lands, as no doubt experienced by the Eirjet A320 still in Air Jamaica colours.
Aer Lingus bird at the gate in Dublin
Powering away from Runway 27...