El grupo francés de operadores de aeropuertos Vinci Airports ha anunciado la compra del 50,01% de la propiedad del aeropuerto de Gatwick, el segundo de Londres y protagonista en la Thete are other shops , restaurants and take aways apprxt 20 minutes walking distance . There is a country pub 4 minutes walking distance from the guest house where they also serve nice food at a reasonable price . The sale of half gives it an 8.5 billion pound value. De luchthaven kwam deze week naar buiten met het nieuws dat VINCI 50,01 procent van de aandelen heeft overgenomen. Gatwick Airport (/ ˈ ɡ æ t w ɪ k /), also known as London Gatwick (IATA: LGW, ICAO: EGKK), is a major international airport near Crawley in West Sussex, southeast England, 29.5 miles (47.5 km) south of Central London.

The acquisition of Ivy Topco Ltd, a Cayman Islands-based holding company that has indirect control of London's Gatwick Airport, by VINCI Airports, a subsidiary of French group VINCI has been approved by the European Commission under the European Merger Regulation.. By acquiring a 50.01 percent stake in Gatwick, Vinci now operates 46 airports across 12 countries. The airport’s owners picked it up for 1.5 billion pounds. Gatwick will be the largest airport in the Frenc Gatwick is the ninth-busiest airport in Europe.

BY Richard Summerfield Vinci Airports has agreed to acquire a majority stake in Gatwick Airport Limited, the UK’s second-busiest airport, for $3.7bn. London's Gatwick Airport sold for $3.7bn to Vinci The purchase of the 50.01 percent stake in the world’s second-busiest single runway airport from a group of investors including sovereign wealth funds from Abu Dhabi and Australia will be financed with pound-denominated debt, Vinci said. Da Vinci guest house is situated in a very safe location . It is the second-busiest airport by total passenger traffic in the UK, after Heathrow Airport. Gatwick Airport is in handen van het Franse VINCI. Gatwick will become the largest single airport in Vinci’s network of 46 airports across 12 countries. France’s Vinci Airports is taking a controlling stake in Gatwick for £2.9bn, a week after the UK’s second-biggest airport was brought to a standstill by a series of drone sightings. Situé stratégiquement au sud de Londres, l'aéroport accueille plus de 46 millions de passagers par an et dessert 228 destinations dans 74 pays. Serving 228 destinations in 74 countries, it is the world’s most efficient airport and it set a new world record in 2017 by handling 950 aircraft movements in a single day. There’s still cause for both sides to celebrate. This made VINCI Airports the second largest airport operator in the world, handling 240 million passengers each year across 12 countries, including 46,5 million at London Gatwick.