Secret London: Gatwick Airport
Little Known Facts about Gatwick Airport
When the Gatwick Airport opened in 1958, it was the world’s first airport with a direct train link!
Pier 6 in the North Terminal is linked to the main terminal building by the world’s longest air passenger bridge.
Gatwick Airport was one of the first airports to use a fully enclosed pier terminal design, which means that passengers can walk undercover to waiting areas close to the aircraft without having to step outside!