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  • Buenos Aires becomes airline’s first South American route
  • New affordable fares break current monopoly on direct London-Argentina flights


  • Gatwick wins two awards at the UK Awards
  • Short-haul network and food and drink offering officially recognised
  • Runner-up awards also received for ‘Favourite Airport for Long-haul Flights’ and ‘Favourite Airport for Duty-free Shopping’


  • Gatwick wins three awards from Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents
  • Airport’s EHS commitments recognised as leading across the industry
  • Operations team and the construction teams awarded together for the first time


  • Gatwick launches free couples’ pampering service to get men groomed and ‘flip flop ready’ ahead of their holidays
  • Treatments include foot waxing, MAN-icures and pedicures, and couples’ sessions are free for a limited time
  • Nearly two thirds of men (64 per cent) admit to doing minimal personal grooming before a holiday, whereas 87 per cent of women will prep and prime before vacationing


  • Jack Wills store opens in Gatwick Airport’s North Terminal
  • 1,060 sq ft store will stock “fabulously British” holiday clothing all year round
  • Peter Williams, Founder and CEO of Jack Wills, calls Gatwick a “natural and obvious fit” for the brand


  • Nearly 150 business leaders from the public and private sector attended annual Gatwick Diamond Growth Forum in Crawley
  • Gatwick Airport CEO in attendance as keynote speaker
  • Record number of business passengers departed from Gatwick last month


  • The event will challenge developers to help improve passengers’ travel experience by developing new applications
  • Alongside Gatwick, six other airports: Schiphol, Stockholm, Frankfurt, Geneva, Munich and Copenhagen will participate in the event
  • Each airport supporting the 48 hour ‘hackathon’ will share flight data with the developers to help with the challenge


• Number of business passengers hits all-time high
• Cargo also up 18.9% on same time last year
• North American routes driving growth – up 13% - with 15 US and Canadian cities now served by Gatwick
• World’s longest low cost long haul route launching from Gatwick in September


Air Canada Rouge has launched its new seasonal non-stop service from Gatwick to Vancouver.


  • The second ever Jamie Oliver's The Diner to open at Gatwick Airport
  • Jamie Oliver's The Diner is a homage to great American comfort food
  • 627m2 restaurant will serve 278 covers

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