Manchester Airport celebrates strong Stateside growth as Seattle flights take off

Andrew Cowan
New data shows the North’s primary international gateway – Manchester Airport – saw the number of passengers travelling across the Atlantic increase by seven per cent in the past financial year – nearly double the national average. It is now the sixth largest airport in Europe for passengers travelling to America, with 13 separate routes operating, the most recent to launch in May was Seattle with Thomas Cook Airlines. It is the latest route to be added from Manchester, with the likes of San Francisco, Boston, Houston an... For the full story register now for free or login below...