Articles tagged “London Gatwick”

Airlines

British Airways Considers a New Short-Haul Subsidiary From Gatwick Airport

British Airways' struggles suggest a big rebound for the carrier isn't imminent, so expect the U.K. travel industry to put more pressure on the government to ease travel restrictions.

British Airways Considers a New Short-Haul Subsidiary From Gatwick Airport

Coronavirus

Trio of Investors Make $16.7 Billion Bid for Sydney Airport

The so-called Sydney Aviation Alliance is playing a very long game with its proposed buyout, but it's not a done deal as their offer falls short of the airport's pre-pandemic valuation. Who will blink first?

Trio of Investors Make $16.7 Billion Bid for Sydney Airport

Airlines

Airlines Urge U.S. and Britain to Trial Virus Testing for Flyers to Revive London-New York Route

Passenger testing could enable an "air bridge" between London and New York. Yet quick, accurate, and affordable tests remain rare.

Airlines Urge U.S. and Britain to Trial Virus Testing for Flyers to Revive London-New York Route

Coronavirus

Airport Automation to Speed Up for a Crisis Rebound With Less Human Contact

Sanitizing robots. Amazon's touchless checkouts for airport stores. Contactless dining. Airports had already been embracing automation, but the crisis may accelerate the pace of change.

Airport Automation to Speed Up for a Crisis Rebound With Less Human Contact

Airlines

The Drone Problem Is Not Going Away for Airports

This is bizarre. Big airports in major markets don't just shut down. London Gatwick needs to get a handle on its issue — and soon.

The Drone Problem Is Not Going Away for Airports

Airlines

Gatwick Airport Wants to Open Its Emergency Runway for More Flights

With Brexit looming, Gatwick might have gained an advantage in its plea to open its emergency runway for business.

Gatwick Airport Wants to Open Its Emergency Runway for More Flights

Airlines

Norwegian Shifts Focus at London Gatwick to Focus on Long Haul

It's true that competition is tough in London, so it makes sense Norwegian is reducing its short-haul flights. But the trans-Atlantic sector is also hotly contested, and Norwegian may eventually find the same troubles on long-haul routes.

Norwegian Shifts Focus at London Gatwick to Focus on Long Haul