Photo of the Day 25th December 2023.

Side view of a white, twin propellor-engined airliner taxiing from left to right, with snow on the ground, and golden light reflecting off some areas that had been cleared on taxiways.
HB-IZI, Saab 2000, Crossair, at Manchester Airport, on a wintery day, 1995.

Side view of a white and blue, twin engined jet airliner, with blue "Ryanair" titles on the forward fuselage, and the face of a white bear wearing a red Santa hat and red nose painted around the cockpit, taxiing from left to right, in bright sunshine.
EI-CJD, Boeing 737-204(A), Ryanair, in the Christmas 1995 livery, taxiing to Gate 200 at Manchester Airport, some time in late 1995 or early 1996, taken from the Terminal 1 multi-storey car park.

 

Side view of a white, twin engined bizjet flying from left to right at a low altitude, with undercarriage extednded, flaps deployed from behind the wings, and the nose pointed down slightly, suggesting it is just about to land, with trees at the bottom of the frame, and grey sky filling the rest.
D-CCHB, LearJet 35A, on final approach to Hamburg Airport, 26th October 1993.

 

Side view of a white, high-winged, twin engined bizprop, parked facing to the left, under grey-blue skies.
PH-FWM, Mitsubishi MU-2B-60 Marquise, at Rotterdam Airport, 18th October 1993.

 

Side view of a white, twin engined bizprop, taxiing from left to right, with a sandy-brown terminal building in the background.
F-GFEV, Beechcraft A100 King Air, Air Transport Pyrenees, at Lyon Satolas, 7th October 1996.

 

Side view of a silver and red, single engined jet fighter, flying from left to right at a very low altitude, with undercarriage extended and flaps deployed from the rear of the wings, suggesting it is coming in to land, with trees and bushes vanishing into hazy grey sky in the background.
6247/G-OMIG, Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-15UTI, in Soviet Air Force colours, coming in for landing after performing a display routine at Woodford Airshow, 24th June 1995.

 

Side view of a white, twin engined jet airliner taxiing from right to left, with a terminal building filling most of the background.
G-OOAB, Airbus A320-231, Air 2000, lining up on Gate 24 at Manchester Airport, some time in the 1990s, as seen from the Terminal 1 multi-storey car park.