A Norwegian 787 Dreamliner parking at London-Gatwick Airport (Photo: Simon Wright/Norwegian)

France’s Vinci Takes Control of Gatwick Amid Brexit Uncertainty

Vinci Airports, the French conglomerate specialized in airport terminal management, has recently announced the acquisition of a 50.01 percent stake of London's second-busiest airport, Gatwick. The total cost of the operation is estimated in $3.7 billion. Serving 46 million passengers per year, Gatwick is the eighth busiest airport in Europe and by far the busiest single-runway terminal, with an astounding record of 950 flights/day operations. Home of Norwegian Air Shuttle intercontinental operations, as well as significant operations from Ryanair and…