Manchester Airport News

Virgin Atlantic kicks off US expansion for Manchester Airport

Virgin Atlantic kicks off US expansion for Manchester Airport

30 March 2017 Airline News

Virgin Atlantic has kicked off a major growth drive at Manchester Airport, launching the first of a hat trick of new long haul routes to America. The airline waved off its inaugural service to San Francisco, the first ever direct route to northern California from the north of England.

Manchester Airport breaks 26m annual passenger barrier

Manchester Airport breaks 26m annual passenger barrier

14 March 2017 Airline News

Manchester Airport is continuing to break its own passenger records after more than 26 million passengers passed through the airport over the last 12 months. After 35 months of consecutive growth, the UK’s third largest airport flew through the 26 million annual passenger mark in February.

Manchester Airport gets in Chinese New Year spirit

Manchester Airport gets in Chinese New Year spirit

26 January 2017 Airline News

This week Manchester Airport has got into the Chinese New Year spirit with lots of entertainment and fun in the terminals. A lion dance and traditional Chinese dancers entertained passengers while they waited for their flight to Beijing during the celebrations.