April 13, 2021

Gatwick

Flight check

How does the airport-to-arrival experience in this age of Covid protocols differ from airline to airline and airport to airport? Our reporter found out by flying Gatwick-Dublin with easyJet and back with Ryanair

Falling out of contact

The shift towards touchless travel is accelerating amid the pandemic. Gill Upton outlines the latest developments

Wizz Air helps secure Gatwick’s future

By Steve Hartridge, published 19/08/20 Wizz Air has confirmed the opening of a new base at Gatwick Airport just days after announcing a base at...

Norwegian to resume short-haul routes

By Steve Hartridge, published 17/06/20 Norwegian will restart flights from Gatwick and Edinburgh to Oslo and Copenhagen from July 1. London to Oslo will be operated...

Gatwick North Terminal to re-open

By Bev Fearis, published 10/06/20 Gatwick is to re-open its North Terminal on June 15 with a raft of new safety measures in place. EasyJet announced...

EasyJet ramps up schedules

By Steve Hartridge, published 3/06/20 EasyJet has confirmed plans to resume flying to almost three-quarters of its route network by August, although at lower frequencies....

Virgin plans to leave Gatwick

By Bev Fearis, published 7/05/20 Virgin Atlantic has confirmed plans to cut a third of its workforce and said it will not resume Gatwick...

TMCs predict pandemic’s impact on prices

By Bev Fearis, published 7/05/20 When the coronavirus pandemic passes and business travel resumes, what will be the impact on prices, both in the...

BA/Ryanair: recovery will take two years

By Bev Fearis, published 1/05/20 British Airways and Ryanair warned it could take several years for air travel demand to return to 2019 levels as...

UK airports move to protect their operations

The UK's airport operators have moved quickly to protect their operations following a global slump in air traffic caused by the coronavirus crisis.

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