Map showing all Gatwick departure routes

Below you can read some of our operational data. This covers runway usage at Gatwick split by month and by aircraft departure route.

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Runway direction by month

MonthWesterly  Easterly  
 Jan 17   56.25%  43.75%
 Feb 17   66.88%  33.12%
 Mar 17   79.51%  20.49%
 April 17  80.15%  19.85%
 May 17   48.12%  51.88%

 

Runway usage by all routes

RouteJanFebMarchAprilMay
 Route 1   19.81%   23.08%   27.18%   27.81%   15.18% 
 Route 2   10.97%  9.84%  5.63%  5.93%  15.97%
 Route 3   15.11%  10.88%  6.69%  6.55%  15.80%
 Route 4  20.40%  24.66%  30.57%  28.15%  17.96%
 Route 5   12.70%  9.66%  6.23%  5.40%  15.44%
 Route 6   4.64%  3.58%  1.93%  1.77%  4.59%
 Route 7   16.25%  18.20%  21.65%  24.12%  14.71%
 Route 8   0.11%  0.09%  0.13%  0.26%  0.24%
 Route 9   0.00%  0.00%  0.01%  0.00%  0.11%

 

Track keeping performance by route

RouteJanFebMarchAprilMay
 Route 1   99.95%  99.87%  99.87%  99.94%  99.70%
 Route 2   99.81%  100.00%  100.00%  98.86%  99.52%
 Route 3   99.59%  99.71%  99.73%  99.87%  99.81%
 Route 4 96.19%  93.54%  92.38%  96.27%  92.31%
 Route 5   100.00% 100.00%  100.00%  99.37%  99.85%
 Route 6   98.46%  99.42%  98.12%  98.09%  99.83%
 Route 7   100.00%  99.77% 99.71%  99.89%  99.43%
 Route 8   100.00%  100.00%  100.00%  100.00%  100.00%
 Route 9   100.00%  100.00%  100.00%  100.00% 100.00%