Newsroom Manchester Airport

Airline News

22
January
2020
| 14:17 Europe/Amsterdam
Year of the Rat sees Manchester Airport commence services to Shanghai in March   Huge boost to the 183,000 people across the North who travel there via other means   Business and trade boom predicted as existing Chinese routes have already
17
January
2020
| 11:47 Europe/Amsterdam
Direct flight to Halifax launching in June with WestJet   Service takes only six hours so will be the quickest route to North America   Four flights per week on Boeing 737-700 with two classes   Excellent onward connectivity including
15
January
2020
| 11:58 Europe/Amsterdam
The famous seat which lets passengers create their own private room will be on selected flights within weeks By March, two out of the three daily flights from Manchester to Doha will offer the revolutionary seat which offers ‘first-class in

Corporate News

18
February
2020
| 11:18 Europe/Amsterdam
Exclusive Platinum tours of the Runway Visitor Park’s Concorde start Sunday 22 March   To book visit www.runwayvisitorpark.co.uk
17
February
2020
| 11:02 Europe/Amsterdam
The Airport Academy offers training and qualifications for both airport staff and local people seeking work   First NVQ programme for existing staff sees 101 earn Level 2 NVQ certificates - 59 in Customer Service and 42 in Team
31
January
2020
| 10:42 Europe/Amsterdam
‘Midweek Madness’ tours of Concorde for just £5 on Wednesday 19 February   Flight Academy for children aged 4-12 running throughout the week   To book visit www.runwayvisitorpark.co.uk

Community Relations

14
January
2020
| 12:01 Europe/Amsterdam
£1,136 donation buys industrial freezer for South Manchester food redistribution programme   Old Moat Quids In Food Club in partnership with Old Moat Children's Centre and Community Minded Ltd will be able to store 412 litres of frozen food
30
December
2019
| 11:53 Europe/Amsterdam
Manchester Airport and Manchester City Council have published the names of meet and greet parking companies that have signed up to a “Buy with Confidence” scheme. Six operators have achieved the standard, which involves them giving a commitment
09
December
2019
| 12:39 Europe/Amsterdam
Four Year 4 pupils at St Wilfrid’s C of E Primary School win prizes for designs Artwork will feature on digital Christmas card and reach thousands of people around the globe Drawings showcase the best of Christmas celebrations around

MANTP News

02
February
2020
| 16:17 Europe/Amsterdam
19-year-old James Heslop begins role as Trainee Construction Manager   Programme will see James gain a debt-free, degree-level qualification and gain practical understanding of construction management   Announcement of project’s
19
December
2019
| 17:52 Europe/Amsterdam
This month Manchester Airport completed its first major airfield re-designation scheme in nearly two decades. The UK’s third largest airport is currently undertaking a £1bn transformation programme that will see an expanded Terminal Two become
04
December
2019
| 13:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Manchester Airport today revealed the progress made on its £1bn transformation, with several months to go until it opens its new “super terminal.” The UK’s third largest airport also released new images and a video to showcase what passengers

Retail News

29
January
2020
| 12:19 Europe/Amsterdam
Manchester Airport is set to play Cupid by offering passengers the chance to get their holidays off to a romantic start on Valentine’s Day. The Northern Hub is on the hunt for couples flying through the airport on February 14 and will be offering
23
December
2019
| 16:38 Europe/Amsterdam
If you’re jetting off this Christmas and have not managed to squeeze in your Christmas shopping, do not worry. If you’re flying through Manchester Airport then its three terminals have dozens of deals and hundreds of products to suit everyone on
21
November
2019
| 14:45 Europe/Amsterdam
Online ‘Crazy Hour’ deals offer discounts of up to 50 per cent ‘Daily Deals’ give shoppers the chance to secure a bargain each day in the week leading up to Black Friday Discounts include retail products and airport services such as