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Gate 49, 5.20am

Sunday 15th January 2017, 5.20am (day 1,970)

I do like this picture, or I wouldn’t have chosen it — I always like the juxtaposition of so many random people in airports, and wonder where the yogi is off to (beyond just the answer ‘Amsterdam’, which is where the 05:55 KLM flight goes to, always the first flight to leave Manchester on any given day). 87 more words

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Manchester Airport

Manchester’s airport’s history dates back to 1911 when an aerodrome was established at Trafford Park. Between then and 1935 (when the site at ‘Ringway’ was developed for use) there had been four other locations, all of which were abandoned as aircraft became larger to meet increasing passenger numbers and required longer landing strips and more facilities. 316 more words

The Captain Of A Virgin Atlantic 747 To Manchester From Barbados Becomes Unwell Leaving Passengers Stranded

It is indeed a dream holiday location for many people and has brought some fond and unforgettable memories to the many people who has visited the island, for the passengers waiting to come back to Manchester yesterday evening it turned out to be a nightmare. 164 more words

Behind the Scenes at Thomas Cook Airlines

Those who know me would say that I wouldn’t miss type opportunity to look around the facilities of an airline. So, that is exactly what I did, thanks to Thomas Cook Airlines at Manchester Airport, the main base of the airline in the UK. 790 more words


Protesters gather outside a fracking conference in Manchester

Angered local residents say they will continue to protest fracking sites and events across the region until licenses to drill are removed and the controversial technique is banned. 395 more words


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

Manchester Airport

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