Gatwick Airport

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Gatwick Airport
Gatwick Airport logo.svg
Gatwick Airport, 10 Sept. 2008 - Phillip Capper.jpg
Summary
Airport teep Public
Operator Gatwick Airport Limited
Serves Lunnon, Unitit Kinrick
Location Crawley, Wast Sussex
Hub for British Airways
Elevation AMSL 203 ft / 62 m
Coordinates 51°08′53″N 000°11′25″W / 51.14806°N 0.19028°W / 51.14806; -0.19028Coordinates: 51°08′53″N 000°11′25″W / 51.14806°N 0.19028°W / 51.14806; -0.19028
Wabsteid www.gatwickairport.com
Map
LGW is locatit in Wast Sussex
LGW
LGW
Location in Wast Sussex, Ingland
Runways
Direction Lenth Surface
m ft
08L/26R 2,565 8,415 Asphalt
08R/26L 3,316 10,879 Asphalt
Statistics (2016)
Passengers 43,119,628
Passenger chynge 15–16 Increase7.1%
Aircraft Muivements 280,666
Muivements chynge 15–16 Increase4.8%
Gates 115 (in terminal)
Soorces: UK AIP at NATS[1]
Stateestics frae the UK Civil Aviation Authority[2]

Gatwick Airport[nb 1] (an aa kent as Lunnon Gatwick[1]) (IATA: LGWICAO: EGKK) is a major internaitional airport in sooth-east Ingland, 29.5 miles (47.5 km) sooth o Central Lunnon an 2.7 nautical miles (5.0 km; 3.1 mi) north of Crawley.[1][4]

Notes[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Pronounced /ˈɡætwk/.[3]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 "London Gatwick – EGKK". Nats-uk.ead-it.com. Retrieved 15 August 2010. 
  2. "Aircraft and passenger traffic data from UK airports". UK Civil Aviation Authority. 11 March 2017. Retrieved 11 March 2016. 
  3. Oxford Dictionaries (retrieved 5 September 2012) Archived 3 February 2014 at the Wayback Machine.
  4. "Just where are our airports?". Channel 4 News. 18 August 2009. Retrieved 15 August 2010.