About Us

Since opening in 1928 Manchester Airport (MAN) has played a vital role in the development of air cargo, and continues to do so today. Cargo is important to us, and the airport has the capability and the capacity to support future growth of UK trade.

Runway capabilities:

  • Two 3,048 metre runways
  • A380 approved
  • Full CATIII protection


World Freight Terminal:

  • 55,000 sqm of warehouse and office space
  • Located just off Junction 6 (M56) with it’s own dedicated junction
  • EU approved Border Inspection Post



  • 24/7/365 operation
  • Currently handling around 100,000 tonnes of flown cargo per year, with room for growth
  • Excellent weather record


  • Gateway to the North of England
  • Located at the heart of the UK’s motorway network providing rapid access to Scotland and Ireland


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