Top News on London Gatwick

  • ​Thomson to benefit from TUI's upped 787 order

    Holiday group TUI Travel intends to boost to 10 the number of Boeing 787s it has allocated to UK arm Thomson Airways, having raised its overall Dreamliner order by two to 15.

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  • Virgin foresees firming 787-9 options and possible -10s

    Virgin Atlantic intends to exercise its Boeing 787-9 options and is looking at the -10 variant as a potential...

  • London Gatwick airport beats its own world record again

    Air traffic controllers at Gatwick airport handled a total of 906 movements on 29 August, breaking their own world...

  • INTERIORS: Arinc's Cabin Connect set to go live with Virgin Atlantic

    Arinc is nearing a major milestone with its Cabin Connect in-flight wi-fi system as Virgin Atlantic prepares to go...

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  • ​ANALYSIS: How airports are looking to new technologies

    News | 24 Nov 2014 17:12 | Gillian Jenner

    If you think augmented reality sounds as though it is something to be avoided, it is going to become increasingly hard to do so over the coming months and years.
  • Gatwick first half profits up 13% on traffic growth

    News | 20 Nov 2014 10:28

    ​London Gatwick airport posted operating profit up 13% in the first half of its financial year on passenger numbers up 8% to 22.5 million for the six months ending 30 September.
  • EasyJet eyes more savings as cost pressures rise

    News | 18 Nov 2014 22:07 | Graham Dunn

    ​EasyJet sees its cost-savings programme delivering annual savings of £30-£40 million ($47-63 million) annually, but faces higher costs per seat in the year ahead.
  • EasyJet confident on profits despite capacity competition

    News | 18 Nov 2014 18:47 | Graham Dunn

    ​UK low-cost carrier EasyJet is confident that increased competition will not impact its profitability as it prepares to lift capacity 5% in the next financial year.
  • IAG boss spells out concerns over airport expansion costs

    News | 12 Nov 2014 08:22 | Oliver Clark

    IAG chief executive Willie Walsh says he will not be supporting any of the three shortlisted options to expand Gatwick or Heathrow because of concerns over the potential for their construction costs, and consequently airline charges, to rise.
  • Virgin Atlantic to restore Tobago link in 2015

    News | 10 Nov 2014 15:28 | Oliver Clark

    ​Virgin Atlantic is to add a stop to Tobago on its London Gatwick-St Lucia route from March 2015.