Liverpool John Lennon Airport welcomed its newest airline today with the arrival from Reykjavik of the first flight to and from Liverpool by new Icelandic low-cost carrier PLAY.
Over the years, countless celebrities have made their way through Liverpool John Lennon Airport for a number of reasons, from quiet family getaways to football matches and celebrity events. Famous faces including Coleen Rooney, Mario Balotelli, Liverpool FC and Everton FC stars, and even mysterious celebs like Uri Geller have passed through LJLA.
Take a look at some of our favourite celebrity spots:
Yoko Ono, widow of John Lennon
Jurgen Klopp, Liverpool FC manager
Ken Dodd, comedian
Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge
JLS, former British boyband
Former Liverpool FC manager, Rafael Benitez, and former Liverpool FC player, Steven Gerrard
Sylvester Stallone, aka Rocky Balboa.
and finally the most famous of them all Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
Lufthansa’s new service to Frankfurt takes off from Liverpool John Lennon Airport, bringing the return of global connectivity for the city for the first time in over 10 years.
A new service by PLAY airlines will connect Liverpool with Reykjavík and four eastern US cities.