Gatwick Airport

The top 10 busiest cargo airports in the world

Air Cargo has increased by 9% compared to pre-pandemic levels. AeroTime investigates the top 10 busiest cargo airports in the world.  ...


Gatwick Airport sees cargo volumes doubling if runway plans approved

London’s Gatwick Airport predicts it will double cargo volumes if it get approval to use its Northern Runway on a routine basis  ...


Airlines sees bookings “surge” after UK eases travel restrictions

The UK has eased some of its travel rules for vaccinated passengers, leading some companies to report a surge in bookings  ...


British Airways plans low cost subsidiary at Gatwick airport

British Airways has plans to launch a new low-cost carrier by the summer of 2022 to be based in Gatwick airport  ...


Gatwick Airport pushes forward second runway plans

London’s Gatwick Airport is proposing to shift the centerline of its Northern Runway so it can move to dual runway operations  ...


UK travel recovery lagging Europe warns Gatwick Airport

Gatwick Airport says UK travel recovery remains behind that of countries such as France and Germany, urging the British government to simplify travel rules....


Gatwick airport to receive up to £8 million in government support

Amid ongoing travel restrictions, Gatwick Airport (LGW), the second largest airport in London, is on the way to receive up to £8 million in government support....


British Airways IT glitch strands passengers at 3 London airports

If troubles with its pilots and repercussions from last year’s data breach incident were not enough, British Airways has just taken another hit. An IT system failure on August 7, 2019, has forced the UK’s flagship carrier to cancel and delay hundreds of flights across three London airports, stranding passengers during peak summer travel season. The problem has since been resolved, British Airways told AeroTime. ...


Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747 quarantined at Gatwick airport

Virgin Atlantic reported on March 6, 2019, that all passengers and crew of a charter flight arriving in London from Barbados had been quarantined in the United Kingdom, after several people got sick....


The UK's airport drone no-fly zones increased

The drone no-fly zones around UK airports is set to be extended by the UK authorities, the government said in the morning of Wednesday, February 20th. The change in the law is a direct result of the d...