Newsroom Manchester Airport

Airline News

07
February
2024
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
•            Nearly 33,000 passengers flew between Manchester and Beijing from July to December 2023, a 104% increase on the first half of the year•            More than 117,000 passengers also travelled between Manchester and Hong Kong last
05
February
2024
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Are you planning to take your special someone on a surprise romantic getaway this Valentine’s Day? If so, you won’t be alone – more than 300,000 passengers will fly out from Manchester Airport between Saturday 10 and Sunday 18 February, and many of
05
January
2024
| 12:15 Europe/Amsterdam
If you’ve made a new year’s resolution, there’s a good chance that living more healthily comes into it. Research for Forbes showed that nearly two thirds of resolutions people make are connected to exercise or dietary changes, and becoming more

Corporate News

31
January
2024
| 15:24 Europe/Amsterdam
·       In the year since the second phase of work started on phase two of Manchester Airport’s transformation programme started many important milestones have been reached·       This includes the installation of a new baggage system, the
15
January
2024
| 16:35 Europe/Amsterdam
Snowy weather can cause disruption to travel. We go to great lengths to minimise the effects of snow and ice on the airport – you can read more about that here – but the effects of wintry weather can still make aspects of your journey trickier.Here
11
January
2024
| 11:14 Europe/Amsterdam
· More than 2m passengers used Manchester Airport last month, making it the busiest December it has ever had· It is the first time the airport has served more than 2m passengers during December· Despite the busy month, 99% of passengers queued for

Community Relations

14
February
2024
| 11:30 Europe/Amsterdam
•            Charities and not for profit groups including a community art project, a local cricket club and an disability support group all receive grants from Manchester Airport’s Community Trust Fund·       The Trust Fund donates up to £3,000 per
11
February
2024
| 21:32 Europe/Amsterdam
·       Wythenshawe and Sale East MP Mike Kane hosts Manchester Airport-backed Apprenticeship fair·       Exhibitors including Manchester Airport, Amazon, Manchester United and Timpson talked to people about Apprenticeships·       Event also
20
December
2023
| 13:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Colleagues at Manchester Airport have donated more than £10,000 of gifts to homeless people, care home residents and children from disadvantaged backgrounds following an appeal. The airport has pledged that no vulnerable person in its neighbouring

MANTP News

20
June
2023
| 12:36 Europe/Amsterdam
Pier is part of £440m second phase of airport transformation New state-of-the-art facilities will provide spacious boarding gates and flexible aircraft stands for next-generation aircraft The new pier forms part of a wider package of upgrade works
09
May
2023
| 15:24 Europe/Amsterdam
-          Airport and project management and construction bosses roll up their sleeves to carry out improvements at Stockport’s Pendlebury Centre-          More than 40 volunteers redeveloped the entrance to the centre, which supports pupils who
04
May
2023
| 11:45 Europe/Amsterdam
·        More than two dozen new retail and restaurant units incorporated in design for remodelled Terminal Two, which is set to open in 2025·        Plans include a champagne bar, food hall and boutique shops·        Tender process opens this month

Retail News

25
March
2022
| 11:30 Europe/Amsterdam
The easing of travel restrictions has seen a significant uplift in demand from passengersSome passengers set to return via Terminal Three from this Sunday, with flights to use both runways from 5 AprilHalf a dozen airlines will channel arriving
27
September
2021
| 11:35 Europe/Amsterdam
  KLM and Air France will both operate from Terminal Two starting on Tuesday (28 September)   Manchester favourites San Carlo and Pot Kettle Black will also open airport branches on Thursday (30 September) and next Monday (4 October)
26
July
2021
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Greek airline will now operate from Terminal Two starting on Tuesday (27 July)   World Duty Free Express unit now open in Terminal Two Departures, with Pret-a-Manger and Starbucks in Arrivals slated for opening in early August   To see the new