Manchester Airport flight delays and cancellations: Latest as fog hits Greater Manchester impacting travellers

Greater Manchester woke up under a blanket of fog on Sunday morning.
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Some travellers leaving Manchester Airport have found their travel plans delayed by fog hitting the region. On Sunday, the region woke up to misty skies which naturally has had an impact for people trying to jet off.

As of noon on February 11, plenty of flights were showing delays of more than an hour.

What has Manchester Airport said? 

Just before noon on Sunday, a Manchester Airport spokesperson said: "We have experienced some issues caused by low visibility affecting inbound flights this morning. This has caused delays to some outbound flights. Our resilience team is on hand to help affected passengers. The weather is improving and the schedule is returning to normal. We apologise for any inconvenience.”

Greater Manchester woke up to foggy conditions on Sunday morning. Greater Manchester woke up to foggy conditions on Sunday morning.
Greater Manchester woke up to foggy conditions on Sunday morning.

Which flights are cancelled or severely delayed at Manchester Airport?

The following flights leaving Manchester have delays of more than an hour as of noon on Sunday, February 11 according to Flight Radar.

  • 12:00 - FR5624 Pisa - Estimated departure 13:15
  • 12:00 - LM25 Newquay - Estimated departure 14:00
  • 12:05 - U22163 Amsterdam - Estimated departure 13:44
  • 12:25 - U22101 Grenoble - Estimated departure 13:41
  • 12:50 - U2703 Belfast - Estimated departure 14:42
  • 13:25 - U22251 Hurghada - Estimated departure 15:04
  • 15:50 - U2715 Isle of Man - Estimated departure 17:12
  • 15:50 - U22261 Reyjavik - Estimated departure 16:37
  • 16:00 - LM26 Aberdeen - Estimated departure 18:00
  • 16:05 - U22003 Malaga - Estimated departure 17:39
  • 16:10 - U22015 Alicante - Estimated departure 17:37