Photo of the Day 6th February 2024.

Side view of a white and orange, twin engined jet airliner with the engines mounted on the rear fuselage, under a grim grey sky.
G-ASYD, British Aircraft Corporation BAC 1-11-400AM, British Aerospace, serving as a Fly By Light flight demonstrator, at Liverpool Speke, some time in the early 1990s.

Side view of a white and mauve, twin engined jet airliner, with flaps extended from the rear of the wings and the main wheels raising smoke from the runway while it's nose wheel is still up in the air. with trees and hills in the background being swallowed up by the bright but hazy sky.
A7-BOF, Boeing 777-3ZGER, Qatar Airways, smoking the mains after touching down on Runway 23Right at Manchester Airport, as seen from the top of the T3 car park.

 

Closeup of the white, red, and blue tail of a white jet airliner parked facing to the left, with an airport terminal building in the background.
HB-IXH, British Aerospace Avro RJ85, CrossAir, at Amsterdam Schipol, either 1993 or 1996.

 

Side view of the blue and white rear fuselage and tail of a 4 propellor engined airliner parked facing to the left, with grey skies filling the rest of the frame.
G-AVOF, Bristol 175 Britannia 312F, in full BOAC colours on display outside the Royal Air Force Museum, RAF Cosford, 5th February 1996.

 

Close up of the blue and yellow tails of 4 white, twin engined jet airliners parked facing to the right, with grass in the background running up to trees vanishing in to haze in the far distance.
3 Boeing 737s and an Airbus A320 almost lined up, from front to rear, D-ABHH, B737-230, D-ABEB, B737-330, D-ABWF, B737-330, and D-AIOE, A320-211, all Lufthansa, at Dusseldorf Airport, either 1993 or 1996.

 

Closeup of the tail of a white and blue airliner parked facing to the left, with the heads of people walking past at the bottom of the frame, and pale grey skies in the background.
G-APSA, Douglas DC-6A(C), Instone Airlines, at Woodford Airshow, 25th June 1994.

 

Closeup of the blue and yellow tail and centre engine of a white, 3 engined jet airliner parked facing to the left, with airport buildings in the background, under a dismal grey sky.
D-ADFO, Douglas DC-10-30, Lufthansa, at Frankfurt Airport, October or November 1993.

 

Closeup of the blue tail and white rear fuselage of a twin engined jet airliner taxiing from right to left, with brown hangars and a grey terminal building in the background.
F-OGYM, Airbus A310-324, Diamond Sakha, at London Heathrow, some time in the late 1990s.

 

OK-JBJ, Ilyushin IL-62M, BemoAir bringing Czech fans for a Euro '96 football match, at Manchester Airport, 9th June 1996.
OK-JBJ, Ilyushin IL-62M, BemoAir bringing Czech fans for a Euro ’96 football match, at Manchester Airport, 9th June 1996.