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London Gatwick Airport (LGW)

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London Gatwick Airport is an international airport in London, England, United Kingdom. Its IATA code is LGW and is located latitude 51.16 and longitude -0.18 in United Kingdom and operates in BST time zone.

It has 11 scheduled arrival routes within United Kingdom and 341 international scheduled routes. London Gatwick Airport tipically handles 38,094,845 passengers per year, ranking as the 2nd busiest airport in United Kingdom.

It has 2 runways that allow night landings, and can handle virtually any type of aircraft such as oversized jumbo jets commercial jumbo jets and long haul transport aircraft. It regularly services large turboprop commuters, short and medium haul transport aircraft. It can support single engine aircraft, light twins, most business jets and commuter aircraft.

Airport Information

Latitude 51.15609000
Longitude -0.17818000
City London
Domestic Departures 11
Domestic Arrivals 11
International Departures 345
International Arrivals 341


Code Length Width Surface Lighted
08L/26R 8415 ft / 2564 m 148 ft / 45 m ASP Yes
08R/26L 10364 ft / 3158 m 148 ft / 45 m ASP Yes

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