Departing on a sunny but very cold Manchester
This massive Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-400 is seen turning onto runway 05L for departure to Orlando (MCO/KMCO) as flight VS75 on a cold Winter's day. Dedicated to Paul Taylor, a big VS fan !
Ready for taxi, departing very late to Orlando on a cold and icy night.
A smokey start up on push back, departing very late to Orlando on a cold and icy night.
"Virginia Plain" Seen here arriving from VC Bird Int'l (TAPA / ANU).As "VIR81".
Just started her take-off roll on rwy 23R, operating VS074 to Orlando-Florida.
Accelerating along 23R.even the horse is used to the heavies thundering past
Beautiful lighting against the dark shower clouds for this Virgin 747 'floating' over the surface of Runway 23R at the end of its journey across the Atlantic. Also nice atmospheric effects over t... (more)
Over the threshold for Runway 05R at the end of the journey across the Atlantic.
I will be enjoying this ladies company next week on route to Hong Kong..
The main bogies lift off the surface of Runway 23R - after all these years it is hard to beat the power and grace of a 747 taking to the air.