Sunday April 30, 2006

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Sunday 30th April

A7-ACG. Airbus 330 [30/4/06] Photo: Stewart AWearing the blue version of Qatar Airways' Asian Games 2006 livery, Airbus 330 A7-ACG touched down early morning from Doha making its first visit.

CS-DOC. Beech 1900D [30/4/06] Photo: Denis NormanAt NEA, Netjets Hawker 400XP CS-DMI made the short hop over from Chester to join company Beech 1900D CS-DOC and Premier G-CJAH was a midday arrival as "Spacejet 12".

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Saturday 29th April

SP-LIA. Embraer 175 [29/4/06] Photo: Dave CEmbraer 175 SP-LIA departed early morning, returned to Warsaw on the outbound LOT290 schedule.

D-IDBW. Citationjet 525 [29/4/06] Photo: Denis NormanExec traffic saw Citationjet 525 D-IDBW touch down in the sunshine during the morning to park on the NEA ramp.

EP-MHK. Airbus 320 [30/4/06] Photo: Nik FrenchMahan Air Airbus 320 EP-MHK visited late evening operating IRM5018/5017 from Tehran.

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Friday 28th April

EI-DMZ. Boeing 737-800 [28/4/06] Photo: Denis NormanFutura 737-800 EI-DMZ replaced the usual Boeing 757 on the weekly Air Scotland Barcelona flight.

SP-LIA. Embraer 175 [28/4/06] Photo: Nik FrenchLOT Embraer 175 SP-LIA became a first of type visit, arriving on the late evening LO289 to nightstop.

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Thursday 27th April

A6-EYH. Airbus 330 [27/4/06] Photo: Denis NormanEtihad Airways finally swapped A330's on their EY313/314 Abu Dhabi schedule, with recent delivery A6-EYH visiting a sunny Manchester for the first time early morning.

G-EUXH. Airbus 321 [27/4/06] Photo: Denis NormanBritish Airways continue to assign Airbus 321 equipment on flights from Heathrow, G-EUXH the latest to operate three daytime 'shuttles' to London.

F-GPYF. ATR-42 [27/4/06] Photo: Nik FrenchWearing Air France by Airlinair livery, ATR-42 F-GPYF arrived from Paris Le Bourget mid afternoon on an inbound charter as RLJ7454.

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Wednesday 26th April

UR-82027. Antonov 124 [26/4/06] Photo: Lee CollinsAntonov Design Bureau AN-124 UR-82027 positioned in mid evening, touching down from Kiev as ADB919F.

4X-BAW. Boeing 757-300 [26/4/06] Photo: Nik FrenchArkia Boeing 757-300 4X-BAW covered for Helios on their afternoon ZU414/415 flight from Paphos.

EI-SLH. ATR-72 [26/4/06] Photo: Denis NormanAir Contractors made a rare daytime appearance, with ATR-72 EI-SLH visiting from Bournemouth and out to Shannon as ABR001P/001 either side of midday.

OO-TME. Learjet 60 [27/4/06] Photo: Rob SkinkisExecutive movements saw Learjet 60 OO-TME visit for an hour early afternoon, and Corvette F-GPLA head off mid afternoon as AOV136B after a local flight.

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Tuesday 25th April

F-GPLA. Corvette [26/4/06] Photo: Denis NormanA rare visit of type saw Corvette F-GPLA of Aero Vision touch down mid evening as AOV136A.

C-GTDM. Airbus 320 [26/4/06] Photo: Stewart ASkyservice Airbus 320 C-GTDM arrived from Montreal early morning as SSV500 to park at the MyTravel hangar.

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Monday 24th April

OM-NGC. Boeing 737-700 [24/4/06] Photo: Phil TaylorRecently acquired Boeing 737-700 OM-NGC made its Ringway debut, operating the evening Sky Europe "Relax 3KR/4LR" (NE190/191) flight from Bratislava.

PH-MCJ. Boeing 767-300 [24/4/06] Photo: Denis NormanKLM sprang a surprise, with Martinair Boeing 767-300 PH-MCJ assigned to the mid evening KL1093/1094 Amsterdam rotation in place of the usual Fokker 100.

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Sunday 23rd April

D-ABGB. Airbus 319 [23/4/06] Photo: Denis NormanAn aircraft change saw Air Berlin Airbus 319 D-ABGB visit for the first time, operating the early evening AB8054/8055 Stansted schedule.

LN-KKI. Boeing 737-300 [23/4/06] Photo: Denis Norman'White tail' Boeing 737-300 LN-KKI flew the latest Norwegian Air Shuttle sortie from Bergen during the afternoon as DY1342/1343.

ZH542. Sea King [23/4/06] Photo: Keith WignallSea King ZH542 called in after midday, present for under an hour for refuel using callsign "Rescue 125".

G-GTDK. Airbus 320 [23/4/06] Photo: Steven SchofieldJust eight days after positioning to East Midlands, MyTravel Airways Airbus 320 G-GTDK returned Saturday evening resplendent in full myair.com livery. Click here to see how G-GTDK looked pre-makeover!

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Saturday 22nd April

GA movements throughout the day, many in connection with the afternoon FA Cup football match at Old Trafford, included arrivals from UK based Citation 750 N750GF, Dornier 328 G-CJAC (SDJ30), Challenger OE-INI (JMS322) plus another visit from 767 P4-MES.

G-CJAC. Dornier 328 [22/4/06] Photo: Dan Raistrick] N750GF. Citation 750 [22/4/06] Photo: Dan Raistrick OE-INI. CL604 [22/4/06] Photo: Dan Raistrick

EC-HCH. Metro [22/4/06] Photo: Dan RaistrickAero Nova Metroliner EC-HCH touched down mid afternoon as "OVA P42" to park on the west apron.

OE-LGI. DHC-8 400 [22/4/06] Photo: Dan RaistrickDHC-8 400 OE-LGI became the last such example from Austrian Arrows to visit, arriving from Innsbruck late afternoon as OS2353.

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Friday 21st April

N304H. Boeing 757-200 [21/4/06] Photo: Ken FieldingFormer MyTravel Airways Boeing 757-200 N304H (G-PIDS) departed to Goodyear, Arizona USA, as "Evergreen 001" mid morning.

G-CDKA. Saab 2000 [21/4/06] Photo: Keith WignallEastern Airways Saab 2000 G-CDKA visited for the first time since repaint into a new livery advertising Aberdeen.

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Thursday 20th April

LN-KKO. Boeing 737-300 [20/4/06] Photo: Tim BroganNorwegian Air Shuttle Boeing 737-300 LN-KKO debuted on the evening DY1340/1341 service from Bergen.

D-CFAX. Learjet 35 [20/4/06] Photo: Denis NormanFAI Airservice Learjet 35 D-CFAX called in again, passing through early morning on another 'Ambulance' flight.

SP-LLE. Boeing 737-400 [21/4/06] Photo: Nik FrenchOvernight into Friday, Centralwings Boeing 737-400 SP-LLE diverted in whilst inbound Leeds as CLW268.

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Wednesday 19th April

F-BTME. Beech 99 [19/4/06] Photo: Matt McNultyTaxi Air Fret Beech 99 F-BTME made another visit to Manchester, present for an hour mid afternoon as TRF011.

EI-DLK. Boeing 737-800 [19/4/06] Photo: Matt McNultyRyanair Boeing 737-800 EI-DLK finally operated a Dublin-Manchester schedule, assigned to FR554/555 after lunch.

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Tuesday 18th April

UR-DAB_NF_180406.jpg (116456 bytes)Airbus 320 G-SSAS finally became UR-DAB during the day, and emerged from the MyTravel Engineering hangar in full Donbassaero livery.

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Monday 17th April

OE-LOE. Airbus 320 [17/4/06] Photo: Nik FrenchAirbus 320 OE-LOE paid its second visit of the Easter weekend, operating the evening Air Berlin AB8112/8113 Paderborn schedule.

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Sunday 16th April

YL-RAE. Antonov 26 [16/4/06]East Midlands 'based' RAF Avia Antonov 26 YL-RAE passed through in the early hours, as MTL1303.

EI-DLL. Boeing 737-800 [16/4/06] Photo: Dan RaistrickLatest (for now) Ryanair Boeing 737-800 EI-DLL operated into Manchester for the first time, assigned to the mid morning FR554/555 hop over from Dublin.

D-AHIB. Boeing 737-700 [16/4/06] Photo: Dan RaistrickHamburg International Boeing 737-700 D-AHIB positioned mid afternoon to operate an outbound charter as HHI3976.

LN-KKP. Boeing 737-300 [16/4/06] Photo: Dan RaistrickNorwegian Air Shuttle Boeing 737-300 LN-KKP debuted on their afternoon NAX1342/1343 Bergen schedule.

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Saturday 15th April

130344. CC130H [15/4/06] Photo: David MarshallCanadian Armed Forces CC130H Hercules 130344 departed the main apron after an overnight stay, as CFC2641 mid afternoon. The aircraft previously visited Manchester on 14/12/05.

TC-OGF. Airbus 320 [15/4/06] Photo: Tim DeanAtlasjet Airbus 320 TC-OGF operated the early morning Nouvelair charter from Djerba as LBT8046/8047.

G-XLAF. Boeing 737-800 [15/4/06] Photo: Denis NormanBoeing 737-800 G-XLAF recently became the first in the Excel Airways fleet to be fitted with performance enhancing winglets, and the aircraft positioned in from Lourdes to operate an outbound to Faro as XLA756.

P4-MES. Boeing 767-300 [15/4/06] Photo: Denis NormanExecutive 767-300 P4-MES touched down late morning, no doubt in connection with English football champions elect Chelsea, and their match at nearby Bolton.

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Friday 14th April

D-AEWN. BAe 146 [14/4/06] Photo: Denis NormanEurowings BAe 146 D-AEWN operated the mid morning LH7XY/1CL (LH4886/4887) Dusseldorf schedule instead of the usual CRJ.

HB-IYU. RJ-100 [14/4/06] Photo: Denis NormanSwiss RJ-100 HB-IYU also paid a first visit (though is the former G-CFAC), from Zurich early morning as LX390/391.

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Thursday 13th April

N23M. Gulfstream 5 [13/4/06] Photo: Keith WignallGulfstream 5 N23M touched down in the early hours to make an initial daystop off the NEA ramp.

G-CJAH. Beech 390 [13/4/06] Photo: Denis NormanCorporate Jet Services Beech 390 Premier G-CJAH departed mid morning after nightstop as "Spacejet 12".

G-GTDK. Airbus 320 [13/4/06] Photo: Tom GibbonsAirbus 320 G-GTDK appeared from the MyTravel Airways engineering hangar during the day devoid of paint.

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Wednesday 12th April

EI-DOD. Airbus 320 [12/4/06] Photo: Keith WignallMyair.com Airbus 320 G-FHAJ finally took up new registration EI-DOD during the day, and after a false start, positioned to Milan Bergamo after dark as MYW582P. 

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Tuesday 11th April

LZ-SFN. Antonov 12 [11/4/06] Photo: Nik FrenchAir Sofia Antonov 12 LZ-SFN touched down mid afternoon as SFB2250 on a freight charter, parking on Stand 81.

F-GKXM. Airbus 320 [11/4/06] Photo: Denis NormanLatest Air France Airbus 320 F-GKXM operated a Paris CDG - Manchester schedule for the first time, assigned to AF2269.

PH-OFN. Fokker 100 [11/4/06] Photo: Denis NormanAnother first saw KLM Fokker 100 PH-OFN (the former N106ML/PK-PFG of Midway/Pelita) debut on KL1083/1084 from Amsterdam.

N628GZ. Learjet 35 [11/4/06] Photo: Denis Norman]Executive movements of note saw Learjet 35 N628GZ appear from NEA in the afternoon sun, and later in the day, NetJets Beech 1900D CS-DOC passed through.

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Monday 10th April

Polet Flight Antonov 124 RA-82080 arrived from Frankfurt Hahn to operate an outbound charter to Punta Cana, Dominican Republic as POT620, departing early afternoon.

RA-82080. Antonov 124 [10/4/06] Photo: Phil Taylor

RA-82080. Antonov 124 [10/4/06] Photo: Denis Norman

RA-82080. Antonov 124 [10/4/06] Photo: Lee Collins

A6-EYG. Airbus 330 [10/4/06] Photo: Rob SkinkisEtihad Airways A330 A6-EYG paid its third visit, and is pictured departing into the blue during the morning as ETD314 returning to Abu Dhabi. 

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Sunday 9th April

LN-KKF. Boeing 737-300 [9/4/06] Photo: Steve HallNorwegian Air Shuttle continued a twice weekly Bergen flight, with LN-KKF debuting on the first DY1342/1343 Sunday service late afternoon.

G-CDKB. Saab 2000 [9/4/06] Photo: Dan RaistrickOther evening firsts included Eastern Airways Saab 2000 G-CDKB from Inverness mid evening (EZE85VM) and Ryanair 737-800 EI-DHS late on from Dublin (FR558).

N5014E. Learjet 45XR [9/4/06] Photo: Paul YatesLearjet 45XR N5014E departed NEA early morning, bound for Biggin Hill on delivery to Gold Air (G-OLDW).

EI-JON. Agusta 109 [9/4/06] Photo: Dan RaistrickOther GA movements, mainly in connection with the afternoon Manchester United v Arsenal football match saw Agusta 109 pair EI-JON and N195NJ visit and on the 'heavier' G-ONAL. Beech 200 [9/4/06] Photo: Steve Hall side, Northern Aviation Beech 200 G-ONAL returned as did Falcon 200 N777FC, the latter arriving through a thunderstorm early afternoon for an eighty minute visit.

G-LDFM. Citation 560XL [9/4/06] Photo: Aidy Jack

N777FC. Falcon 200 [9/4/06] Photo: Dan Raistrick

OY-LJF. Learjet 60 [9/4/06] Photo: Denis Norman

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Saturday 8th April

Biman Bangladesh commenced DC-10 flights through Manchester to New York, with S2-ACS calling in Westbound during the evening as BBC011.

S2-ACS. Douglas DC-10 [8/4/06] Photo: Enda Burke

S2-ACS. Douglas DC-10 [8/4/06] Photo: Dale Coleman

S2-ACS. Douglas DC-10 [8/4/06] Photo: Simon Willson

N727VJ. Boeing 727 [8/4/06] Photo: Mike HopwoodExecutive Boeing 727 N727VJ touched down early afternoon for main apron parking.

EP-MHJ. Airbus 320 [8/4/06] Photo: Stewart AMahan Air substituted an Airbus 320 for the usual A310, with EP-MHJ arriving at Terminal 2 from Tehran late evening as IRM5018.

TS-IQB. Airbus 321 [8/4/06] Photo: Tom GibbonsEarlier in the day, Nouvelair Airbus 321 TS-IQB visited from Monastir as LBT8046/8047.

OE-LNR. Boeing 737-800 [8/4/06] Photo: Aidy JackLauda Boeing 737-800 OE-LNR operated Austrian Airlines' penultimate Innsbruck charter at midday.

TC-OGR. Airbus 320 [8/4/06] Photo: Denis NormanAnother first visit saw Atlasjet continued their once weekly Airbus 320 flight from Istanbul, with TC-OGR touching down in the wind and rain as OGE6113.

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Friday 7th April

G-ONAL. Beech 200 [7/4/06] Photo: Denis NormanExec traffic during the day included two visits from Northern Aviation King Air G-ONAL (the former G-HAMA).

Learjet 45 G-CDSR departed NEA mid afternoon as GDA44A and later in the evening, latest Gold Air delivery N5014E (G-OLDW) passed through.

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Thursday 6th April

N70PS. BD700 [6/4/06] Photo: Kevin MinterAmerican International Group Global Express N70PS touched down in the early hours to VP-BGN. Gulfstream 550 [6/4/06] Photo: Denis Normandaystop at NEA, and was joined at various points throughout by, amongst others; Gulfstream 3 N105VS, NetJets Hawker 800XP CS-DRI and Gulf 550 VP-BGN.

N105VS. Gulf 3 [6/4/06] Photo: Denis Norman

N55TY. Falcon 900EX [6/4/06] Photo: Denis Norman

N729TY. Gulf 4 [6/4/06] Photo: Denis Norman

Norweigan Air Shuttle Boeing 737-300 LN-KKJ operated the inaugural DY1340/1341 from Bergen at nightfall.

G-EUXD. Airbus 321 [6/4/06] Photo: Stewart AOther notable visits during the day included a 2nd visit from new Etihad A330 A6-EYG (EY313), Eastern Airways Jetstream 41 G-MAJP (T3801), British Airways A321 G-EUXD on several Heathrow Shuttle F-GLIX. Fokker 70 [6/4/06] Photo: Stewart Aservices and Air France Fokker 70 F-GLIX in the rain on the late afternoon AF2568 Paris CDG flight.

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Wednesday 5th April

N503BC. Learjet 60 [5/4/06] Photo: Denis NormanAn American exec jet fest during the day saw Learjet 60 N503BC arrived early morning to join nightstopping pair Falcon 900EX N55TY and Gulfstream 4 N729TY.

N341AP. Falcon 2000 [5/4/06] Photo: Alan LordFalcon 2000 N341AP visited over the lunchtime period, touching down shortly after midday for quick visit.

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Tuesday 4th April

G-VKNC. Boeing 757-200 [4/4/06] Photo: Denis NormanExcel Airways recently transferred Boeing 757-200 TF-ARE to the UK register as G-VKNC, and the aircraft was in action during the day, training as XLA32T/33T.

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Monday 3rd April

PH-HZI. Boeing 737-800 [3/4/06] Photo: Denis NormanTransavia Boeing 737-800 PH-HZI operated a return charter from Biarritz at midday, positioning back to Amsterdam soon after as HV092.

EI-CSW. Boeing 737-800 [3/4/06] Photo: Nik FrenchThe vast assortment of Ryanair Boeing 737s continue to visit in all shapes and guises. Winglet-equipped, Girona-labelled EI-CSW flew the early morning short hop across the Irish Sea from Dublin.

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Sunday 2nd April

N777FC. Falcon 200 [2/4/06] Photo: Kevin MinterCarlisle-based Falcon 200 N777FC visited either side of midday, parking on the Northern Exec apron.

G-EUXC. Airbus 321 [2/4/06] Photo: Kevin MinterBritish Airways Airbus 321 G-EUXC was assigned to the mid afternoon Heathrow "Shuttle 2V/3L" flight.

EI-DLJ. Boeing 737-800 [2/4/06] Photo: Keith WignallNew Ryanair 737-800 delivery EI-DLJ debuted from Dublin on FR558/559 late evening.

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Saturday 1st April

OE-LNQ. Boeing 737-800 [1/4/06] Photo: Denis NormanBoeing 737-800 OE-LNQ visited early afternoon covering an Austrian Airlines seasonal charter from/to Innsbruck as OS9353/9354.

TC-OGP. Airbus 320 [1/4/06] Photo: Denis NormanAtlasjet sent Airbus 320 TC-OGP on their weekly flight from Istanbul as OGE6113/6114. 

D-AGPH. Fokker 100 [1/4/06] Photo: Nik FrenchDBA Fokker 100 D-AGPH operated the morning AB8014/8015 Air Berlin Stansted schedule.

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