Friday, 21 July 2017

MAN 20th July 2017 - French Blue A350-900 F-HREU arrives for painting.

Arriving early evening on its first visit, French Blue A350-900 F-HREU is here for painting by Air Livery, the aircraft was an ex Airbus test aircraft.


MAN 19th July 2017 - Hainan "Kung Fu Panda" B787-9 B-7302

Making its first visit to Manchester this morning was Hainan Airlines B787-9 B-7302 wearing the superb yellow version of the "Kung Fu Panda" scheme .... we eagerly await visits from the white and the red ones now!!





Monday, 17 July 2017

MAN 17th July 2017 - Air X Charter A340 9H-BIG

Making its first visit to Manchester and looking great in the blue sky and sunshine ... Air X Charter A340 9H-BIG was arriving from the USA with golfers for The Open at Royal Birkdale.



Friday, 7 July 2017

MAN 6th July 2017 - Royal Air Maroc Emb.190 CN-RGO

making its second visit to Manchester, Royal Air Maroc Emb.190 CN-RGO was a type change from the usual B737.


MAN 2nd July 2017 - Aerologic B777F D-AALD

Arriving mid afternoon, Aerologic B777-200F D-AALD was making the first visit of one of the airlines aircraft to Manchester.


Friday, 23 June 2017

MAN 20th June 2017 - Cavok Air An.74 UR-CKC

Definitely the highlight of 2017 (so far), Cavok Air's sole Antonov An.74 UR-CKC touched down from Kiev during the evening to operate a cargo charter.




MAN 18th June 2017 - HiFly Malta A340 9H-TQM

Arriving early afternoon for a sub-charter to Thomas Cook, HiFly Malta A340 9H-TQM wears this superb black colour scheme after it was painted (here at MAN) last October.


MAN 17th June 2017 - Wamos Air B747-400 EC-KXN

Arriving in the early morning sunshine, Wamos Air B747-400 EC-KXN was operating for Thomas Cook


It was great to finally catch up with a shot of the Cathay Pacific A350-900 as B-LRL was running a couple of hours late ....


The Singapore A350-900, 9V-SML was also nice to catch in the sun,


Air Canada Rouge have just restarted their summer schedule with this morning's flight being operated by C-FMWQ,


and American Airlines used their "OneWorld" B757-200 N174AA on the Chicago flight.








Sunday, 11 June 2017

MAN 11th June 2017 - Air Transat A330 C-GKTS 30th Anniversary scheme.

Arriving early morning from Toronto, Air Transat A330-300 C-GKTS was making its first visit to Manchester in their special "30th Anniversary" colours



MAN 4th June 2017 - Loganair Twin Otter G-SGTS

Making its first visit to Manchester albeit for a very sad reason, Loganair Twin Otter G-SGTS arrived mid morning to collect one of the victims of the Manchester Arena bombing and fly her back home to Scotland for burial.