Record 2017 for airport as £1bn transformation takes flight
Manchester Airport is celebrating a record breaking 2017 after more passengers than ever flew from the UK’s third largest airport.
Last year 27,791,274 passengers passed through the airport’s three terminals, an 8.5% increase year on year, with cargo up 9% to 123,576 tonnes.
The year saw the launch of new routes to destinations such as San Francisco, Muscat, Boston, Riyadh, Granada and Seville.
The first flight to San Francisco saw a 30-strong delegation of leading figures from the tech sector across the North head state ... For the full story register now for free or login below...