Gatwick is the UK’s second largest airport and the most efficient single runway airport in the world. Flying to more than 200 destinations in 90 countries, covering four continents, they serve more than 41 million passengers a year. With 20 new long haul routes for 2016, they’ve now moved into the premier league of European airports flying more than 50 long haul routes.
Gatwick is a major economic driver in the South East, generating around 21,000 on-airport jobs and a further 10,000 jobs through airport-related activities. They participate in regional development activities through active membership of economic groups and partnerships, working together to build a strong local supply chain; boost business and to strengthen opportunities for employment and skills development. Working with Young Startups is only one of the ways in which Gatwick Airport Limited supports the development of important skills for young people, essential for future business success.