Beluga 5TF arriving from Hamburg Finkenwerder transporting Airbus parts.
View of Hawarden as we descend into LPL through a large warm front filled with CB clouds.
Beluga 1TA arriving from Hamburg on runway 04
Afternoon arrival from Hamburg
Hawarden airport has a long history of aircraft manufacturing which continues today, as wings for various Airbus types including the A380 are manufactured here. One of the Airbus A300-600ST 'Belug... (more)
The only Beluga in the old 'Airbus Colours' taxies out for departure with a full load of wings!
As part of the Family's day a demonstration of loading the airbus wings on to the Beluga was performed in very dull weather. scanned from a photo
This rare aircraft sat looking a little forlorn in the middle of old machinery and palletts awaiting its fate.
Welsh Air Ambulance (operated by Bond) fly in with a New Helicopter to The Airbus Familes Day 2009 held in celebration of forty years of Airbus production.