Gatwick Increases Single Runway Record

Gatwick Airport
Gatwick Airport has announced that it has increased its lead as the world’s most efficient single-runway airport – with 43 million passengers travelling through the airport last year.
The airport said this new annual record was achieved on December 22, 2016, a month in which the airport achieved 3.1 million passengers, +15% on December 2015.
Its long-haul services grew by +26.8% and, as a result of this increase in long-haul services, Gatwick’s cargo increased +13.3% in metric tonnage.