EasyJet launch 'greener' passenger plane

Low cost air travel may have opened up Europe and beyond to millions of people looking for cheaper holidays.

But environmental campaigners have always said it's come at a cost - with our region's airports now much busier and pollution much worse as a result.

Well, the airline industry claims it cares about the environment and today the easyJet launched what it says is a cleaner, greener passenger plane at Manchester Airport.

Here's more from our reporter Ralph Blunsom.