Airports

Largest European Walk-Through WDF Store Opens

September 17, 2012 0

The World Duty Free (WDF) Group’s largest walk-through store in Europe was opened on September 14 in Gatwick Airport’s South Terminal, UK.  More than £4 million (US$6.5m) has transformed the unit to deliver an “exceptional” […]

Airline Focus

No.1 Partnership

June 18, 2012 0

Airport lounge operator No.1 Traveller has teamed up with Korean Air to offer passengers travelling on the new London-Seoul route access to its No.1 Gatwick lounge, based in the airport’s North Terminal. Passengers travelling in […]

Airports

Gatwick Maintains Growth

September 13, 2011 0

London’s Gatwick Airport has released its performance figures for August 2011, showing a continuation of the recent trend of year-on-year improvement. Passenger numbers increased by 3.6%, with 132,500 more passengers travelling through the airport than […]

Airports

Gatwick Tackles ‘Guilt Trippers’

August 4, 2011 0

London’s Gatwick Airport has conducted a survey of 1,000 UK parents to reveal the most common family stresses when going on or returning from holiday. The poll shows that 30% of families find disturbing other […]

Airports

BAA Forced to Sell?

July 19, 2011 0

The Competition Commission (CC) has said in its final ruling that airport operator BAA must sell London’s Stansted and either Glasgow or Edinburgh airport in Scotland. Spanish-owned BAA sold Gatwick Airport to Global Infrastructure Partners […]

Air Cargo

London Gatwick Growth

July 11, 2011 0

London Gatwick Airport (LGW), UK, has released its traffic performance summary for June 2011, showing year-on-year growth in passenger numbers. June 2011 recorded an increase of 5.2% on the previous year with 158,600 more passengers […]

Airline Focus

Lufthansa Chooses Gatwick

July 11, 2011 0

The national flag carrier of Germany, Lufthansa, is now offering double daily flights from London Gatwick (LGW), UK, to Frankfurt from October 30, 2011. Flights will depart from LGW at 0950 and 1740, arriving in […]