People might not be jetting off on the summer holidays this year but lets remember the people who worked tirelessly to construct and open the Doncaster airport.
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1. Start of construction
Caroline Flint MP for Don Valley, tightened the ceremonial base-plate nut to a turnminal column at the event marking the official commencement of construction to the new Robin Hood airport Doncaster Sheffield watched by left Robert Hough, chairman Peel airports ltd; and David Glover Construction director Peel Holdings PLC See Story Picture Chris Lawton. April 26, 2004 Photo: Chris Lawton
2. On the barrier
HSE - Robin Hood Airport 2004 Photo: submitted
3. Inspecting the construction
Geoff Cox (right), Health and Safety Executive Head of Operations, Construction Yorkshire and North East, and Andy Hopwell, Project Manager for Bovis Lend Lease inspect the construction of the terminal building at Robin Hood Airport Doncaster Sheffield back in May 2004 Photo: Steve Taylor
4. Internal work at the airport
Work continues apace at Robin Hood Airport Doncaster Sheffield. These latest aerial and internal terminal building shots from the new Robin Hood Airport Doncaster Sheffield show the very nearly completed hub of the airport. Photo: submitted