Manchester Airport News

MAG calls for UK-wide aviation strategy

MAG calls for UK-wide aviation strategy

18 October 2017 Airline News

The government’s new aviation strategy should set out an ambitious plan for improving international connectivity from UK airports as part of its vision for a new global Britain, according to MAG.

MAG airports see strong growth in UK over summer

MAG airports see strong growth in UK over summer

11 September 2017 Airline News

MAG airports saw continued growth in their busiest month of the year, as together they served 6.6 million people in August. The growth is being driven by airlines putting on more seats to more destinations for August holidaymakers than ever before.

MAG sees continued growth at UK airports

MAG sees continued growth at UK airports

14 August 2017 Airline News

MAG owned airports in the UK saw continued growth in both passenger numbers and cargo tonnes flown in July. Manchester Airport, the only airport in the UK with two runways apart from London Heathrow, grew 7.4 per cent year on year to handle more than three million passengers in July.

New chief executives at Manchester and Stansted airports in UK

New chief executives at Manchester and Stansted airports in UK

7 August 2017 Airline News

Manchester Airports Group is announcing changes to its executive committee, which will result in new chief executive taking charge at Manchester and London Stansted airports. Ken O’Toole will take up the role of chief executive at London Stansted Airport, while Andrew Cowan will replace him as chief executive at Manchester Airport.

Manchester Airport begins £1bn transformation programme

Manchester Airport begins £1bn transformation programme

24 July 2017 Airline News

The secretary of state for transport, Chris Grayling, has visited Manchester Airport to see work begin on its ten year, £1 billion transformation programme. The programme is designed to deliver a major boost to the UK’s growth prospects and international competitiveness.