Justin Kay, project manager for Morgan Sindall the company behind the project and Paul Jones, NATS General Manager Manchester Airport tell us more about the tower.
The top cap of Manchester Airport's new control tower is being hoisted into place this afternoon. Europe's biggest crane has been brought to the airport to help complete the operation.
The top of Manchester Airport's new control tower will be hoisted into place this afternoon. Europe's biggest crane has been brought over to lift the cap into position. It will house state of the art air traffic control equipment. Services will switch from the existing control tower next spring.