Flight B991 from East Midlands Airport to the Into the Blue Event at Manchester Airport had a number of TV and other press on board.

 Find out more about the flight by following the links below:

BBC NewsNew project to measure air pollution from the air

Sky NewsScientists fly high to tackle rising air pollution levels

(There are some good shots from runs as 100 feet above the sea of wind farms that "tower above" the aircraft.)

BBC NewsroundOn board the plane that measures pollution

There’s also been lots of local online coverage, such as this on Yorkshire Coast Radio - Scientists fly high to tackle rising air pollution levels

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