Below are three short films that take the viewer on to the flight deck and in to the control tower. Manchester Airport colleagues, a pilot and an air traffic controller explain how aircraft are operated in a way designed to cause the least possible disruption to those living close to our site.
The pdf Runway Data Sheet explains our operations using diagrams, maps and graphical data and the data sheets below show experience of our departures on each of our Preferred Noise Routes in 2015 and 2016 and Arrivals in 2016:
|2015 Data||2016 Data|
|Manchester Airport Westerly Operations SONEX1R/Y||Manchester Airport Westerly Operations SONEX1R/Y|
|Manchester Airport Westerly Operations SANBA1Y/R||Manchester Airport Westerly Operations SANBA1Y/R|
|Manchester Airport Westerly Operations EKLAD1R/Y||Manchester Airport Westerly Operations EKLAD1Y/R|
|Manchester Airport Westerly Operations LISTO2Y/R||Manchester Airport Westerly Operations LISTO2Y/R|
|Manchester Airport Easterly Operations ASMIM1S||Manchester Airport Easterly Operations ASMIM1S|
|Manchester Airport Easterly Operations LISTO2S||Manchester Airport Easterly Operations LISTO2S|
|Manchester Airport Easterly Operations DESIG1Y/R||Manchester Airport Easterly Operations DESIG1Y/R|
|Manchester Airport Arrivals|
If you have an iPad you can also download our free iBook; 'A Flying Visit to Manchester Airport?'