British Airways to add 150 frequencies at London Gatwick in summer 2018

    British Airways announced (04-Jan-2018) plans to add 150 weekly frequencies at London Gatwick Airport in summer 2018, to offer the carrier’s most extensive schedule in the 10 years to 2018. In summer 2017 the carrier operated 1000 flights a week at its peak. British Airways chairman and CEO Alex Cruz said: “We are also introducing several new destinations to the Gatwickprogramme, including Palma (Majorca), Mahon (Menorca) and Gibraltar… We’ve also increased the number of routes we serve by more than 50 per cent; in 2012 we flew to 48 different destinations, whereas now we serve 74″. Planned schedule changes include the following frequency increases: