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Gatwick’s South Terminal Welcomes New Retail

  London Gatwick’s South Terminal welcomed ten new and refreshed stores on July 18, marking the start of the airport’s retail renovation. From Kurt Geiger … More ››

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Gatwick Appoints Sir Terry Farrell for Runway Expansion

  Architect Sir Terry Farrell has been appointed by London Gatwick Airport to provide expert advice on its runway capacity plans. Sir Terry will offer … More ››

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Demolition Commences on Gatwick’s Pier 1

London Gatwick commenced demolition of its second oldest pier, Pier 1, on Friday (May 31), as part of its £1.2 billion (US$1.8bn) transformation. In partnership … More ››

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Moneycorp Becomes Gatwick’s Sole Currency Provider

From April 1, UK company Moneycorp will be the sole foreign exchange provider at London Gatwick Airport, securing its 20-year partnership with the airport for … More ››

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Gatwick Airport Awards Largest Construction Contract

Gatwick Airport, UK, has awarded a contract to VINCI Construction to transform Pier 1 in its South Terminal.  Costing £183.9 million (US$292.4m), the project is … More ››

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Icelandair Begins Gatwick Route

Iceland’s flagship carrier Icelandair commenced its twice-weekly service between London’s Gatwick and Reykjavik’s Keflavik Airports today (October 18). The service, which was first announced in … More ››

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Gatwick Airport Develops Options for Second Runway

Gatwick Airport Limited is beginning detailed work on options for a new runway, despite its July 2012 statement claiming that plans were not yet in … More ››

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Gatwick Sees Passenger Numbers Increase

London’s Gatwick Airport, UK, saw a year-on-year growth rate of 2.4% in September 2012, with more than 80,200 passengers using its facilities. Traffic on scheduled … More ››

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Gatwick: Towards 2020

After decades of being London’s ‘bridesmaid’ Gatwick is enjoying something of a revival, though the current lack of political support for airport development is affecting … More ››

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UK Flights’ Punctuality Falls in Q2

Data released by the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) shows that between April and June 2012, the overall on-time performance (defined as the proportion of flights … More ››

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