Gatwick Airport News

Busiest ever year for London Gatwick Airport

Busiest ever year for London Gatwick Airport

4 days ago Airline News

London Gatwick ended 2017 with its busiest December on record, as 3.2 million passengers travelled through the airport during the festive month, an increase of 1.5 per cent year-on-year. A total of 45.6 million passengers used the airport in 2017, up 5.2 per cent on 2016.

Gatwick launches new app to travellers

Gatwick launches new app to travellers

8 December 2017 Airline News

Gatwick has launched a new app offering passengers personalised flight alerts, real-time queue updates for check-in and security, intuitive navigation using beacon technology, and shopping, restaurant, and airport offers.

Breaking Travel News investigates: Virgin Atlantic Clubhouse, Gatwick Airport

Breaking Travel News investigates: Virgin Atlantic Clubhouse, Gatwick Airport

4 December 2017 Focus

When Gatwick revealed it would rejig three major airlines earlier this year, Virgin Atlantic found itself headed to the North Terminal for the first time. Never an organisation to miss an opportunity, the carrier used the move as inspiration to renovate its Clubhouse experience, bringing what passengers loved best to its new home, while introducing a series of new flourishes to make the much loved lounge even better.

Cathay Pacific launches self-check in at London Gatwick

Cathay Pacific launches self-check in at London Gatwick

29 November 2017 Airline News

Cathay Pacific has launched self-check in and bag drop kiosks at London Gatwick Airport South Terminal. The automation provides a seamless, stress-free and fast check-in experience, enabling its customers to have more time to relax before their flights.

Gatwick Airport reports increase in profit for early 2017

Gatwick Airport reports increase in profit for early 2017

23 November 2017 Airline News

Gatwick Airport today reported revenue of £470 million for the six months to the end of September, an increase of 5.5 per cent. Combined with carefully controlled cost management, this resulted in EBITDA up 9.9 per cent to £290 million and a profit before tax of £140 million, the airport said.

Air Mediterranean touches down at London Stansted

Air Mediterranean touches down at London Stansted

3 November 2017 Airline News

London Stansted has welcomed its latest airline as Greek carrier Air Mediterranean’s inaugural flight touched down from Athens. The service is the airline’s first UK scheduled destination and will operate up to four times a week using the airline’s fleet of Boeing 737 aircraft.