Airline News

30
April
2019
To mark the inaugural flight from Manchester to Los Angeles, Virgin Atlantic is celebrating another famed link between the two transatlantic cities – music With the help of Andy Bell, former bass player of legendary Mancunian band Oasis, Virgin
02
April
2019
Turkey’s leading low-cost carrier, Pegasus Airlines, will launch flights between Manchester Airport and Istanbul’s Sabiha Gokcen, on 1st July 2019. Pegasus’ new flights will take off from Manchester Airport at 12:40, arriving into Istanbul Sabiha
25
March
2019
ORGANISERS OF one of the UK’s largest free LGBT+ festivals have high hopes for this year’s event, thanks to support from Manchester Airport. Manchester Airport has stepped back on board with the Northern Pride Festival to return as main stage

Corporate News

14
May
2019
Manchester Airport has seen another month of growth, with an 8% year on year increase in its passenger numbers in April. It sees the annual rolling passenger total reach 28.8 million for the first time ever. The UK’s third largest airport saw
09
May
2019
The North outperforms London according to forthcoming NatWest Northern Powerhouse PMI (Purchase Managers Index) report Government must establish Northern airports as ‘beating heart’ of the Northern Powerhouse Northern leaders stress
08
May
2019
  MAG today announced more details of what passengers can expect from its new and innovative private terminal at Manchester Airport, PremiAir. With a range of options for guests to choose from, PremiAir is designed for passengers who are looking

Community Relations

13
February
2019
As Manchester Airport prepares for its busiest ever summer, more than 1,000 roles have become available at the Northern gateway. Job-seekers across the region are being invited to attend a special event, on March 7, at Lancashire County Cricket
12
February
2019
Manchester Airport, Manchester City Council and Wythenshawe Community Housing Group are joining forces during February's half-term, to continue their ongoing action to tackle parking issues affecting Wythenshawe residents. They are working
28
January
2019
Manchester Airport’s Junior Apprentice competition is back for 2019, with Year Five and Six pupils from across Greater Manchester and Cheshire being encouraged to take part. Winning students will even get the chance to hear themselves on the

MANTP News

01
April
2019
First pier and new multi storey car park open this morning Five flights set to take off today, giving passengers a taste of things to come from airport transformation Hundreds of passengers set to sample the new pier today with flights with TUI
11
March
2019
Manchester Airport’s £1bn transformation programme has celebrated its latest milestone as it welcomed its 100th apprentice onto the project. With just four weeks until the first phase of the development opens to passengers, Ross Wainwright, 24,
31
October
2018
New time lapse footage shows the installation of key bridge on site Scheme also celebrates ‘topping out’ of the terminal extension More than 1,300 people currently working on site First pier opens to passengers in April 2019 with the terminal

Retail News

01
May
2019
Passengers flying in and out of Manchester Airport can now refill their water bottles free of charge at any of its bars, cafes and restaurants. The UK’s third largest airport has signed up to a scheme called Refill, a national City to Sea
08
March
2019
Dufry has partnered with Manchester Airport and Clinique to celebrate International Women’s Day and share the gift of happiness with Clinique iD through a full brand takeover in the month of March. As part of Clinique’s worldwide International
05
April
2018
Passengers travelling through Manchester Airport’s Terminal Three will get the chance to try three new food and beverage outlets, which opened this week. Offering passengers a mix of options, the outlets will provide additional choice to the six