Sir Richard Branson backs use of greener fuel for Virgin Atlantic

Virgin Atlantic lands it’s very first commercial flight with their new, greener fuel.

Accompanied by Sir Richard Branson, the airline says it’s “proud” to be flying into Gatwick Airport on the new sustainable jet fuel from LanzaTech.

It’s a massive leap forward for UK aviation and the use of green fuels as it can save airlines millions of pounds in the long term. No wonder Virgin are excited!

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Gatwick Airport opens new special assistance lounge

Gatwick Airport has announced the opening of its new £2 million airport lounge with a difference. Situated in the North Terminal, the newest addition is designed for passengers with special assistance needs and also happens to be one of the biggest of its kind within Europe, with seating for up to 90 people. Continue reading…

Heartwarming marriage proposal at Gatwick Airport

In a romantic set of events at Gatwick Airport, one lucky woman was surprised by her girlfriend with a marriage proposal in arrivals! Nicholle Warren, 25 years old, was travelling back from a 3 week trip from her native country of Australia, completely unaware that there were hundreds of strangers awaiting her arrival. Her partner, Bethanie Heard, (24) from Bedfordshire, was part of the crowd who greeted Nicholle at Gatwick and popped the all important question amongst family and friends. Continue reading…

Our Top 15 Instagram Favourites

Gatwick Airport Guide: Our top 15 Instagram Posts from Gatwick header

Here are our top 15 posts on Instagram in or around Gatwick Airport… there was loads to choose from but we hope you agree with our choices.

From celeb-spotting to cheeky kids, we’ve got it all!
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2017 Terminal Changes at Gatwick

Emirate plane flying nearby to Gatwick Airport

British Airways, Virgin and easyJet are switching up their operating terminals from January 24th 2017, so make sure you’re not caught out! Continue reading…