UK Airport Visitors


This section contains a selection of images of visiting aircraft from airports around the UK. For the most part, they are commercial, but almost all of them are either unusual types, wearing new or unique liveries, or first visits by an airline or airliner to a particular airport. So if you are out and about and see something unusual, please send in your photos. As most of the world now works with digital media, photos can be sent by e-mail to Please ensure that you provide details with any images, especially the relevant date, location, airline names and aircraft identity.

Air France has been flying a Dreamliner between Paris Charles de Gaulle and London Heathrow since February, to build up crew experience. Boeing 787-9 F-HRBA (c/n 38769) visited on February 2. (Tony Best)


Polish Government Embraer 175LR SP-LIH (c/n 17000288) departing from London Luton on March 4. (Apron Media/Paul Ferry)


Swiss International Airlines Airbus A340-313X HB-JMF (c/n 561) arrived at Manchester on March 5 for repaint into Edelweiss Air livery. (Yazn Achtar)


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