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Gatwick predicts half term boost

Gatwick predicts half term boost

29 May 2011 Press Release Airline News

Gatwick Airport expects to see a rise of 6% in the number of Brits jetting off for their Spring bank holidays. This year over 550,000 passengers will be enjoying some downtime in the sunny resorts of Spain, Portugal and Turkey or visiting friends and family in Ireland and parts of the UK.

Qatar stops Gatwick flights

Qatar stops Gatwick flights

1 March 2011 Press Release Airline News Tourism News

Doha-based Qatar Airways will cease flights to Gatwick Airport from June 1st due following seven years. The decision to withdraw its daily flight from Gatwick was attributed to commercial reasons.

Astronaut launches Gatwick Shuttle

Astronaut launches Gatwick Shuttle

1 July 2010 Press Release Airline News Rail & Coach News

  *  From TODAY, passengers flying through Gatwick can travel on the new state-of-the-art inter-terminal shuttle, two months ahead of schedule in time for our busy summer period when four million people are expected to travel through the airport

Calpers takes stake in Gatwick Airport

Calpers takes stake in Gatwick Airport

21 June 2010 Airline News

United States public pension fund Calpers has taken a significant stake in London’s Gatwick Airport, following a deal with owners Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP). The California based group will take a 12.7 per cent stake in a deal reportedly worth $155 million.