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Top consultant stokes body scanner cancer fears

Top consultant stokes body scanner cancer fears

2 July 2011 Airline News

A leading hospital consultant has refused to go through an X-ray scanner at Manchester Airport, claiming it could give him cancer. The eye specialist, who was flying to Switzerland on business, said: “X-rays are known to cause cancer and I think somebody will get cancer from this body scanner whether it’s me or someone else.”

Manchester Airport reveals latest upgrade

28 April 2011 Airline News

Manchester Airport has unveiled the final stages of its major terminal redevelopment project. Following in the footsteps of Terminals 1 and 2, Terminal 3 has been given a make over with passengers deciding what improvements were needed.

Manchester Airport to undergo £400m expansion

Manchester Airport to undergo £400m expansion

8 April 2011 Airline News

Manchester Airport is to undergo a £400m development and create more than 7,000 jobs. The project comes as part of the UK government’s new scheme to create 21 new Enterprise zones to stimulate economic growth and employment.

Manchester is in it for the Long Haul

Manchester is in it for the Long Haul

14 September 2010 Press Release Airline News

Did you know you could fly to every major city in the world, either one stop or non-stop from Manchester Airport? Over a million people haven’t heard and will be the focus of Manchester Airport’s attention during September.

Airbus A380 arrives at Manchester Airport

Airbus A380 arrives at Manchester Airport

2 September 2010 Airline News

An Airbus A380 operated by Emirates has arrived at Manchester Airport – making the city the first regional destination to receive the superjumbo. The airport spent £10 million preparing for the arrival, which marks the inauguration of a daily flight between the north of England and Dubai.