Photo of the Day 23rd November 2023

Side view of a white twin engined jet airliner taxiing from right to left and slightly towards the camera, with a black chainlink fence filling most of the lower frame, and a bright but cloudy sky filling the top of the frame.
Unknown registration (F-G___) Fokker F100, Air Littoral, taxiing past the Airport Hotel as it turns on to Runway 24 at Manchester Airport, some time in the early 1990s.

Side view of a white, twin engined jet airliner with a purple and gold body stripe and tail flying from left to right, with undercarriage lowered, and the nose raised sharpley, suggesting it has just taken off, in front of a pale blue sky with yellow tinged clouds.
9V-SWN, Boeing 777-312ER, Singapore Airlines, seconds after taking off from Runway 23Right at Manchester Airport, as seen from the Aviation Viewing Park, 23rd November 2013.


Rear view of a T-tailed whitejet airliner with the 4 engines mounted in pairs in pods on the rear fuselage. There are large blue "Tarom" titles on the ;ower forward fuselage, and a white circle on the blue tail with an image of a blue flying bird in the middle.
YR-IM_, Ilyushin IL62, Tarom, at Amsterdam Schipol, either 1992, 1993, or 1996.


Side view of a T-tailed white jet airliner with the engines mounted on either side of the rear fuselage, taxiing from right to left. There are small blue "Air France" titles on the upper forward fuselage, with slightly larger "Brit Air" below.
F-GRJG, Canadair CRJ-100ER, Air France, operated by Brit Air, at London Gatwick, some time in the late 1990s.


Side view of a high-winged, white, 4 engined jet airliner with a purple and blue stripe running along the body, purple and blue "DebonAir" titles on the upper forward fuselage, and a purple and blue caplital letter "D" on the tail. Pale blue and white sky fills the rest of the frame.
G-DEBG, British Aerospace 146-200A, DebonAir, at Luton Airport, some time in the late 1990s.