+ indicates Comment      

Article from TNU MAY 2024

Gatwick introductions

The summer season is really getting underway at Gatwick with four new route introductions.

The Canadian airline Westjet, based in the North Terminal, introduced on 29 April a four times weekly service to Halifax Nova Scotia on a Sunday, Monday, Wednesday and Friday with a Boeing 737 Maxjet. St Johns Newfoundland started on1 May with Sunday, Wednesday and Friday, again with the Boeing Max and a two-class layout offering three rows of 2+2 up front (Premium), four rows 3+3 in what is termed ‘extended comfort’, and the balance 3+3.  

Norwegian starts flying to Gothenburg on 2 May on Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday with a Boeing 737-800, and out of the South Terminal.

Making a return to Gatwick after some years the now privatised Air India with Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday flights to Bengaluru (Bangalore), flown by a two-class Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner. The capital of Karnataka State in Southern India, the city is the third largest in India with a population of 12.3m.

Also see in this month's TNU Norse to Las Vegas - Cape Town too




Index/Home page


All comments are filtered to exclude any excesses but the Editor does not have to agree with what is being said. 200 words maximum

No one has commented yet, why don't you start the ball rolling?

Add your comment

First Name
Email Address
Company (Not obligatory)
You must be a registered subscriber using the email address entered to submit a comment, or you will be sent a confirmation email before your comment will appear. Your comment will be checked before appearing, which may take several working hours.

Travel News Update
20 Lodge Close, Edgware HA8 4RL, United Kingdom
+44 (0)20 8952 8383 / +44 (0)7973 210631
© 2023 Travel News Update Ltd