Newsroom Manchester Airport

Airline News

26
May
2022
| 11:01 Europe/Amsterdam
Gulf Air set to launch direct flights to Bahrain from 1st JuneCurrently 28,000 passengers from the North of England travel there each year indirectlyMore than 2 million people in the airport’s catchment area fly to destinations on Gulf Air’s
27
April
2022
| 13:19 Europe/Amsterdam
Kuwait Airways set to launch direct flights to Manchester from 1 MayCurrently 49,000 passengers from the North of England travel there indirectlyInbound tourism boom predicted as pre-pandemic 23,000 people a year from Kuwait visited the North West,
21
April
2022
| 13:58 Europe/Amsterdam
Enhanced service with Air Canada mainline operating from Manchester

Corporate News

20
June
2022
| 11:45 Europe/Amsterdam
The construction of two new hotels at Airport City Manchester has been completed, marking a major milestone for the project.Beijing Construction Engineering Group International (BCEGI), joint venture partner in Airport City Manchester, has finished
08
June
2022
| 18:00 Europe/Amsterdam
MAG has announced the appointment of Chris Woodroofe as the new Managing Director of Manchester Airport. Chris was previously Chief Operating Officer at London Gatwick Airport from 2016 to 2020, where he oversaw a step-change in passenger experience
16
May
2022
| 11:40 Europe/Amsterdam
·       A jobs fair with representation from Manchester Airport and more than a dozen of its on-site partners is to be held at Wythenshawe Forum on Tuesday 24 May·       Manchester Airport has launched its largest ever recruitment drive as the

Community Relations

23
May
2022
| 11:30 Europe/Amsterdam
·        April quarterly meeting results in grants to 19 organisations·        Manchester Airport’s Community Trust Fund is celebrating 25 years helping not-for-profit organisations in neighbouring communities·        Beneficiaries include a bowling
01
March
2022
| 10:26 Europe/Amsterdam
Manchester Airport’s Community Trust Fund this year celebrates a quarter of a century helping not-for-profit organisations in neighbouring communities Trust Fund’s quarterly meeting in January resulted in more than £27,000 worth of grants to 13
07
February
2022
| 17:35 Europe/Amsterdam
·        Mayor of Greater Manchester, Andy Burnham, opens new education centre on airport site·        The opening is also welcomed by the Aviation Minister·        AeroZone will give schoolchildren of all ages the chance to learn more about their

MANTP News

19
July
2021
| 13:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Etihad Airways, Qatar Airways, Brussels Airlines, airBaltic and Ethiopian Airlines to move this week after successful launches from Jet2.com, TUI and Singapore Airlines Flagship Terminal Two extension opened last week M&S and Accessorize to
15
July
2021
| 14:43 Europe/Amsterdam
Manchester Airport has received CAA recognition for the measures implemented to make it Covid-secure as it prepares for the increased passenger demand in the coming weeks.Manchester Airport, assisted by the CAA and Public Health England, has
14
July
2021
| 13:37 Europe/Amsterdam
More than 100 passengers on first flight, a Jet2.com service to Menorca, at 06:30 this (Wednesday) morning Ribbon-cutting event marks end of four-year build programme for new terminal extension Up to 600 passengers will get to experience

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