Gatwick Airport

International airport in West Sussex, England

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Gatwick Airport: International airport in West Sussex, England
Gatwick Airport, also known as London Gatwick, is a major international airport near Crawley, Sussex, England, 29.5 miles (47.5 km) south of Central London. It is the second-busiest airport by total passenger traffic in the UK, after Heathrow Airport. Gatwick is the tenth-busiest airport in Europe. It covers a total area of 674 hectares.


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British police said they were confident an attempt by climate change activists to disrupt London's Heathrow airport with toy drones from Friday would not lead to a repeat of the chaos seen at Gatwick..
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British Airways cancels some flights due to IT failure

British Airways said on Wednesday it had canceled some short-haul flights from Heathrow, Gatwick and London City airports because of an IT systems failure.
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London's Gatwick airport suspends flights due to air traffic control problem

London's Gatwick airport said on Wednesday it had suspended all flights due to an air traffic control system problem.
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A 40-year-old Swedish woman has been arrested at Britain's Gatwick airport on suspicion of terrorism, police said on Friday.
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A luggage reclaim zone at London's Gatwick Airport was temporarily evacuated overnight after an incident but was now working normally, a spokesman for the airport said on Monday.
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