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Fact Sheets

Complete Overview of Manchester Airport in Bullet-Point Form

Our handy fact sheets provide a complete overview of Manchester Airport in bullet-point form.

There’s detailed information about the awards we’ve won over the years, fascinating facts about our cargo services, an awe-inspiring introduction to Concorde G-BOAC, an overview of our terminals, and more.

To view a subject in greater detail, just click on a subject below.

This information is also available to download from our Publications section.


Airport Summary

Discover a range of interesting facts about Manchester Airport. Find out when the airport first opened as well as other intriguing facts about the history of the airport up until the present day.


Manchester Airport has been winning awards stretching back several decades. Find out just some of the awards we have received in recent years, positively reflecting the forward thinking developments to various airport services and facilities.


Discover various interesting factoids about out Cargo facility at Manchester Airport. Realise the staggering amount of import and export shifted annually, as well as who are the biggest contributors to today's Air Cargo volumes and much more.


View our terminal fact sheet outlining the key facts of each of our three airport terminals at Manchester Airport. Which is our busiest terminal? Which terminal has 380,000 trees and shrubs planted among its landscaped areas? Find out the answers to all these questions and more on the next page.

The Station

The Station at Manchester Airport; encompassing a unified transport facility for getting to and from the airport as quickly and securely as possible. Discover a wealth of interesting facts about this airport transport hub as the first ground transport interchange of its kind to be built in the UK.

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