So early in the morning that the shutter speed selected by the camera resulted in an unplanned 'panning shot', as this 757 takes to the air from Runway 23L.
Taking to the air from Runway 05L.
Powering down Runway 23L, just about to depart to Cancun.
Emirates' first flight of the day to Dubai takes off from Runway 23L.
Close detail of 'Yankee Juliet' climbing out from Runway 23L.
Climbing out from Runway 05L.
Slowing down on Runway 05L following arrival from Dubai.
You can feel the power of this 757 as it takes to the air from Runway 23L.
One of the newly painted 757s in American's new colour scheme takes to the air from Runway 23L.
This US Airways A330 has now been repainted in the new colours of the merged American Airlines, and looks very smart for it. Pictured taking off from Runway 23L, bound for Philadelphia.
Reds 1 to 5 - known as 'Enid' - pull out of a manoeuvre, leaving behind an impressive smoke trail.
Possibly the best way to arrive at the Southport Air Show - landing directly on the beach, and avoiding the crowds.
Taxiing towards the crowd lin, after landing on the beach - definitely the way to arrive at the air display.