Manchester Airport is an international airport located in Manchester, England. The airport’s offical opening was in june 1938 under the name Ringway Airport. But in 1986 its name was changed to International Manchester Airport. This airport is directed by the Manchester Airports Group (MAG), and it is 7.5 mi away from the city of Manchester.
If offers a large number of flights everyday, and it has at its disposal two landing strips, three terminals and a train station. In 2009, 18.724.889 passengers went through Manchester Airport in 172.515 operations, turning it into the airport with more passengers in the United Kingdom and the airport number three in operations.