PRESS RELEASES

  • -- Airlines and routes --
    • General
    • A380
    • Air China
    • Dreamliner
    • easyJet
    • Emirates
    • Flynas
    • High growth and emerging markets
    • Long haul
    • Low cost long haul
    • Norwegian
    • Thomson
  • -- Airport assistance --
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    • Passengers with reduced mobility
  • -- Airport Operations --
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    • Airspace
  • -- Awards --
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  • -- Business and premium travel --
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    • Business travel
    • Premium travel
  • -- Community and Environment --
    • General
    • Charity support
    • Decade of Change
    • Noise
  • -- Family --
    • General
  • -- Financial results --
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  • -- Gatwick people --
    • General
    • Management team
  • -- Gatwick transformation --
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    • North Terminal
    • South Terminal
  • -- Marketing --
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  • -- New runway --
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  • -- Passenger experience --
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    • Technology
  • -- Passenger growth --
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    • Traffic
  • -- Property --
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    • Hotels
  • -- Regulation --
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  • -- Retail --
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    • Shops
    • Restaurants
  • -- Roads and rail --
    • General
    • Car parking
    • Rail
    • Roads
  • -- Weather --
    • General
    • Winter weather

16/02/2017

  • Third year that Gatwick has sponsored Brighton Dome & Brighton Festival
  • Family, International and Accessibility programmes sponsored
  • Wide range of arts and music to people of all ages and abilities offered

16/02/2017

  • New Starbucks store opens in the South Terminal with expert led coffee tastings
  • New store designed around the needs of passengers, with fast service, wireless charging and wi-fi available

10/02/2017

  • 2.8m passengers travelled through Gatwick in January 2017, +12.1% on 2016
  • January long-haul routes +23.2% on 2016 driving a 15.4% cargo increase
  • Gatwick celebrates busiest-ever January with specially-commissioned collection of unique artworks from Instragram artist Paperboyo

06/02/2017

  • Study designed to send a clear message to ‘those that hold the purse strings’
  • Findings purposely published just ahead of major investment decisions
  • Gatwick – South East’s busiest rail station – ideally placed to coordinate regional transport case

31/01/2017

  • New Noise Management Board has brought community and industry together within formalised structure for the first time
  • Significant progress made in key areas
  • Four of the five largest operators of A320 aircraft will modify their entire fleets by December 2017 to reduce the noise impact on local residentsAdd content for landing page

30/01/2017

  • Gatwick announced as headline sponsor of Business South Annual Conference 2017
  • Event will bring together business leaders from across Surrey to collaborate on continued prosperity in the region

20/01/2017

  • easyJet will operate entirely from the North Terminal from Tuesday 24 January
  • British Airways and Virgin Atlantic will switch terminals from 25 January
  • Gatwick is advising passengers to check their terminal before travelling

18/01/2017

  • Alliance creating enough renewable electricity demand to power Holland each year
  • Gatwick already purchasing 100% renewable electricity and is one of three new RE100 members announced during the World Economic Forum in Davos
  • Gatwick’s environmental footprint is the same or better today than in the early 1990s despite passenger numbers doubling

16/01/2017

  • Regional FIRST® LEGO® League Tournament hosted at airport for third consecutive year
  • Students from eight schools across Sussex and Surrey took part
  • Gatwick continues to support national drive to excite young people about Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM)

16/01/2017

  • Gatwick announces two year partnership with the event for 2017/18
  • Entry fee waived for Mini Mile race with participants instead invited to make donation to race sponsor, Cancer Research UK

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