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Looking out at an easyJet aircraft at London-Gatwick (Photo: Gatwick Airport)

London’s Gatwick to Announce Plans for Second Runway Amid Capacity Issues

Great Britain's second busiest airport, London's Gatwick Airport, is looking to make use of the currently unused second runway that it has, potentially boosting its' daily capacity of flights. The move to activate the dormant runway comes as the United Kingdom's capital faces a potentially crippling capacity crisis, according to a government report published last year. The airport currently has two runways, Runway 26L/08R and Runway 26R/08L. However, only 26L/08R  is used, handling all takeoffs and landings, whilst parallel Runway…