NATS is a public private partnership between the Airline Group, which holds 42%, NATS staff who hold 5%, UK airport operator LHR Airports Limited with 4%, and the government which holds 49%, and a golden share.
The Airline Group comprises:
Air traffic controllers at Gatwick Airport handled a total of 913 movements on 24 July, breaking their own world record for air traffic movements in a single day from one runway.
NATS is the UK's leading provider of air traffic control services. Each year we handle 2.2 million flights and 220 million passengers in UK airspace.
In addition to providing services to 14 UK airports, we work in more than 30 countries around the world spanning Europe, the Middle East , Asia and America.