By Peter C Brown
The outdated terminal at Elmdon has been became over to shipment, and the outdated terminal construction safe with ‘Listed’ prestige. On 20 October 2003, Concorde made her ultimate stopover at to Birmingham Airport as a part of her farewell journey. In July 2007, Birmingham used to be voted the simplest airport in Europe within the five million to ten million passengers in line with yr class, and it maintains to move from power to power. during this publication Peter C. Brown explores the historical past of Birmingham Airport, utilizing quite a number interval and modern images.
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