Airfield Policy & Planning Manager

Rory McLoughlin

T: +44 (0)161 489 5035
F: +44 (0)161 489 3306

Rory heads up the Airfield Planning team of Steve and Shaun. If you have any queries relating to Airfield Planning then please feel free to contact any member of the team.

Background: Started at Manchester Airport in 1980 in Handling Services. With Airfield Operations since 1986 as Marshaller, Apron Controller, Airfield Duty Manager, seconded to operational planning on a number of projects including Runway 2. Gained a Private Pilots Licence in 1994. In post since 2005.


    • Policy maker for airfield infrastructure and operating procedures
    • Editor of the Aerodrome Manual
    • Directs operational planning for the safe management of airside construction works
    • Directs team to produce operational studies and concept designs for new and improved airfield facilities and operating systems
    • Ensures aerodrome licensing compliance in respect of aeronautical surveys and data, obstacle limitation