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London Gatwick Airport (LGW)

VINCI Airports to acquire the majority shareholding in London Gatwick Airport

Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP) has announced a new partnership with VINCI Airports, a leading worldwide airport operator with a network of 46 airports...

There may never have been any drones at Gatwick

A senior detective then said it was a “possibility” that there may never have been any drones in the area, despite scores of sightings...

Two people arrested following drone incursions at Gatwick Airport released without charge

Two people arrested in conjunction with the widespread disruption of flights at Gatwick Airport through the illegal use of drones have been released without...

Sussex Police: “two arrested in drone disruption at Gatwick”

Superintendent James Collis said “As part of our ongoing investigations into the criminal use of drones which has severely disrupted flights in and out...

Drone activity suspends air traffic at London Gatwick … again

Several inbound flights are currently holding around London Gatwick airport as the airport authorities were forced to close the airfield again after another drone...

London Gatwick has reopened, but for a limited number of aircraft

London Gatwick’s runway is currently available and a limited number of aircraft are scheduled for departure and arrival, the airport said in a statement....

DJI offers assistance in drone identification to Gatwick Airport incident investigators

AeroScope system available for remote drone identification DJI, the world’s leader in civilian drones and aerial imaging technology, offers its assistance to authorities investigating the reported drone...

easyJet and Norwegian statements about drone sightings at Gatwick, issued on 20 December 2018

As one of the largest users of London Gatwick Airport, easyJet issued the following statement: easyJet Gatwick Statement: 20 December 2018 12:10 “Following reports of drones...

Ongoing drone activity; flights at London Gatwick Airport remain suspended: “a deliberate attempt to disrupt flights”

Flights at London Gatwick Airport remain suspended due to ongoing drone activity around the airfield. Yesterday evening, two drones were spotted flying around London Gatwick...

Drone sightings are seriously disrupting air traffic at London Gatwick

Yesterday evening (20 December), two drones were spotted flying around London Gatwick Airport. Airport authorities decided to close down the airfield between 21:00 (UTC)...

Norwegian announces new direct flights from Gatwick to Miami and San Francisco replacing Fort Lauderdale and Oakland

Airline to serve Miami and San Francisco to reflect customer demand and cargo opportunities More flights added to popular long-haul routes next summer Norwegian...

Norwegian to launch four weekly flights between London Gatwick and Rio de Janeiro (Summer 2019)

Norwegian today (27 November) announced the launch of low-fare four weekly flights between London Gatwick and Rio de Janeiro from 31 March 2019. The...

Rwandair possibly to Brussels with a Boeing 737 MAX 7 or an Airbus A321LR

RwandAir currently flies to Brussels and London Gatwick with an Airbus A330-200 or A330-300, depending on demand. But, as we mentioned yesterday in the...

Precautionary landing of a Virgin Atlantic Airbus A330 disrupts air traffic at London Gatwick

This morning (31 August), the single runway (*) at London Gatwick was closed between 06:30 and 07:00 (UTC +1) after a precautionary landing of...

Norwegian to operate latest Boeing 737 MAX aircraft from London Gatwick

Airline among the first carriers to operate Boeing’s newest aircraft type at Gatwick Airport 737 MAX to initially be operated on selected Nordic...

British Airways provides again UK capital connection for Cologne Bonn (to Gatwick)

Announcing the welcome return of British Airways (BA), Cologne Bonn Airport has confirmed the UK flag carrier as its newest and 34th carrier to...

easyJet passengers travelling from London Gatwick can now check-in luggage from home

easyJet has launched a partnership with home bag drop service AirPortr, giving passengers travelling from London Gatwick the option to check their luggage in...

Qatar Airways’ inaugural flight from Doha to London Gatwick touched down today at London Gatwick Airport

Qatar Airways’ inaugural flight from Doha to London Gatwick touched down today at London Gatwick Airport, where it was welcomed with a celebratory water...

British Airways set to take off from London Gatwick to Toronto

·   Gatwick – Toronto service will operate three times a week, beginning May 1 ·   British Airways in the midst of refreshing the cabins in...

Norwegian launches UK’s cheapest direct flights to Chicago from £140

Airline to commence daily service from London to Chicago from £140 (£265 return) Global expansion continues with airline’s first route to the US...