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Two Surprises For Aviation Fans At Manchester Airport.

Manchester Airport is one of the best airports in the UK bringing in millions of people each year, it is home of the A380 operated by Emirates and the queen of the sky’s the 747-4 operated by Virgin Atlantic. 200 more words

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Night of Finger-Biting

A companion-piece to my post, Fly me to the Moon, it is the story of how I got back home from Vancouver to England.

It was about eleven in the morning when I entered the airport terminal in Vancouver. 3,084 more words


Fly Me to the Moon

The story of a rather convoluted journey I made in 2003 from Manchester to Winnipeg, Canada

It was just 9.30 am when, pushing a trolley loaded with a packed rucksack and two crammed suitcases,  I found the four Air Canada departure desks serving the flight from Manchester to Toronto. 2,393 more words


A brief history of time

As I previously mentioned in the last about me post, Going Solo, I walked straight from school into a four-year plumbing & heating apprenticeship merrily picking up the skills I would need to take me down a road of house renovations and interior design. 1,314 more words


In The Air Tonight

In fact it was a couple of things that reminded me today, that the last time I flew anywhere, was a year ago tonight, when I took the flight from Atlanta, to Manchester, having first crossed the US, from Los Angeles. 378 more words

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Airport Expansion

Reports suggest that the (very) long running debate over how the Country should expand its airport capacity in the South East will finally end today when the government announces a decision on what will happen. 127 more words


Manchester Airport runway closed after plane's wheel breaks on landing

Manchester Airport closed one of its runways earlier today after a plane’s wheel broke on landing. 

Passengers on the flight from Heathrow reported hearing a crack followed by a loud shuddering noise after the plane landed. 336 more words