Articles Tagged ‘LGW’
Bamboo Airways has launched a new weekly service between London Gatwick Airport and Ho Chi Minh City. The route is operated with the 787-9 and complements the service between London Gatwick and Vietnam’s capital Hanoi, which launched on 30 October 2022.
Emirates has expanded its operations from London Gatwick Airport with the addition of a third daily A380 service. The additional frequency will offer enhanced capacity, with more than 1,000 seats from Gatwick to Dubai every day.
Bamboo Airways has arrived at London Gatwick Airport, launching a direct route from Vietnam’s capital Hanoi on 30 October 2022. It will add a direct service between Gatwick and Ho Chi Minh City on 7 December. Both routes will be operated weekly with the 787-9.
This October half-term, London Gatwick Airport will fly to almost 90% of the destinations it flew to at the same period in 2019. It will serve 172 destinations during the forthcoming holiday period, compared to 197 in the same period in 2019 (87%).
Passengers travelling to the US from Gatwick Airport can now choose from 51 flights per week. The increased transatlantic schedule – as JetBlue adds a second daily flight to New York from 31 October – comes in time for the Thanksgiving and Christmas holiday season.
Norse Atlantic Airways has celebrated its inaugural service between London Gatwick and New York JFK. The route is operated daily with the 787 Dreamliner. On the same day, Norse Atlantic launched flights between London Gatwick and Oslo, enabling a continuous service between Oslo and New York via London.
JetBlue has launched services from Boston’s Logan International Airport to London’s Gatwick Airport. The daily nonstop service is part of the airline’s focus city strategy and its long-term transatlantic growth plans. London was the largest nonstop market not currently served by JetBlue from Boston.
Gatwick is expanding its North America connectivity with 50 flights per week to six destinations across Canada this summer, as new and returning routes to Montreal, Quebec City, Vancouver and Halifax join existing services to Toronto and Calgary.
Emirates has expanded its Gatwick service to double-daily, with the airport served by both the 777 and the A380. The introduction of the second daily Gatwick service takes Emirates’ total UK weekly flights to 91.
anna.aero joins celebrations for Eastern Airways’ new Cornwall Airport Newquay – London Gatwick PSO route
Eastern Airways launched its new PSO route from Cornwall Airport Newquay to London Gatwick on 15 December 2021. anna.aero attended a reception to welcome the inaugural service and, most importantly, to sample the delicious Cornish pasties transported on the first flight.
Tampa International Airport has welcomed back British Airways with a real fanfare after a 20-month hiatus, with the airline restoring its nonstop connection to London Gatwick. Celebrations included a beautiful cake, balloons, and a band playing British songs at the gate.
Gatwick Airport has announced the appointment of Stephanie Wear as its new Head of Aviation Development. Wear was previously Director of Air Service Development and Cargo Services for the City of Philadelphia Division of Aviation, which owns and operates Philadelphia International Airport and Northeast Philadelphia Airport.