Photo of the Day 23rd December 2023.

Side view of a cream and white, 4 engined jet airliner, taxiing from right to left, with grqass leading up to low buildings and trees in the distance.
HZ-HM2, Boeing 707-368C, Saudi Arabian Royal Flight, taxiing out to the runway at London Gatwick, some time in the late 1990s.

Side view of a white, orange, orange, and yellow, twin engined jet airliner, taxiing from left to right and slightly away from the camera, with another white plane behind it, under a blue sky with bits of white fluff.
EC-FKD, Airbus A320-211, Iberia, at Manchester Airport, some time in the late 1990s.

 

Side view of a green, blue, and white, high-winged, 4 engined jet airliner taxiing from left to right, with lots of luggage containers parked behind metal fences in the background.
EI-CLG, British Aerospace 146-300, Aer Lingus Commuter, at Manchester Airport, some time after June 1995.

 

Side view of a white, 3 engined jet airliner, taxiing from left to right, witha brown cargo buildings in the background under a grey sky.
SE-DPE, Lockheed L-1011-1-50 TriStar, Nordic East, at Manchester Airport, some time between June 1996 and June 1998.

 

Side view of a white and blue twin engined jet airliner, with the engines mounted on the rear fuselage, taxiing from right to left, with another airliner taxiing towards it in the background, and grass and taxiways leading off to trees in the far distance.
SP-LHG, Tupolev TU-134A, LOT Polish Airlines, taxiing the last few feet to it’s gate at Manchester Airport, 1992 or 1993.

 

Side view of a white, twin engined bizjet, taxiing from right to left, under a bright but hazy sky.
SE-DRT, Cessna 500 Citation I, about to turn onto Runway 24 at Manchester Airport, some time after April 1994, as seen from the Airport Hotel.