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More: Virgin Atlantic Airways
More: Boeing 747-4Q8
More: Manchester - International (Ringway) (MAN / EGCC)
More: UK - England, December 28, 2005
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G-VTOP (cn 28194/1100) Perfect lighting today shows off this Virgin 747 lifting off Runway 06L for the journey across the Atlantic. In the background are Manchester's recognisable Control Tower, together with the British Airways Terminal 3.
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Photo added: January 1, 2006
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A visitor from Turkey posted Thu March 13, 2008:
Motto of the virgin : You never forget your first time :D:D:D:D

A visitor from Czech Republic posted Sat March 17, 2007:
It really is perfect!

A visitor from United Kingdom posted Thu April 20, 2006:
Great shot fresh and clear

A visitor from United Kingdom posted Mon April 17, 2006:
Beautiful lighting and great colours

A visitor from Netherlands posted Thu March 9, 2006:
This is the reason why I love aviation. Paul captured the perfect moment to show the elegance of this fine airplane.

A visitor from Mexico posted Tue January 17, 2006:
The bottom of the tail is parallel to the runway. Great take-off and i love Virgin´s livery. T.B.

A visitor from India posted Mon January 9, 2006:
Timing, and the detail captured. The legendary 747, always poetry in flight..just at take off.

A visitor from United States posted Mon January 2, 2006:
Perfect lighting is right! It is very soft and gives a nice glow to the aircraft. Great shot.

A visitor from United Kingdom posted Sun January 1, 2006:
I love this shot so much. So clear and crisp. Excellent shot by great Photographer

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