About the airport

Image of Heathrow airport

The most busiest in Europe

Constituted by five Terminal the Heathrow Airport in London 24 west is found city to kilometers of the center. It is the second more airport trafficked of the world for number of passengers in transit, after that of Atlanta in the United States, besides being the principal port in London and the most greater of the European union. The Terminal 1 open in 1968 and inaugurated by Queen Elizabeth II in 1969, it entertains the flights of the companies of Star Alliance. The Terminal 2, are currently closed for jobs. In the Terminal 3 operate the aerial companies of the world alliance Oneworld as well as the aerial companies that effect for a long time flights ray.

The Terminal 4 are used by the companies of the world alliance SkyTeam, of which it makes part also the new Alitalia. While from the Terminal 5 of the Heathrow Airport in London operates the aerial company of flag British Airways.
The Terminal 5 have been open to the air traffic in 2008, The complex is formed from a great principal structure divided in 3 parts, the T5 A-B-C. the principal one, where the entrance and the exit it is present it is the zone Á. and the others two I am the satellites.In the B the airplanes stop for a long time run, while in the other two structures stop the aircrafts that effect flights to short and middle ray. To reach the satellites the Terminal prepares of a railway service that passes under the footstep and it stops him in all the three structures.

Connected to the center in London

The terminal of the Heathrow Airport are connected to the center in London through her metropolitan Piccadilly Image of airportline, from the Heathrow Express and from a service continuous taxi.
The railway stations are present to the Airport Heathrow in the Hall Centrale of the Terminal 1, 2 and 3, and also in the Terminal 4 and 5. The express Heathrow departs every 15 minutes toward the Station Paddington and crosses the journey in about 15 minutes. From the Station Paddington the trains connect the west and the southwest of England. Always to the Station Paddington is present the station of the London metropolitan net. The airport is the final stop of the metropolitan line Piccadilly.

You can find shops, cafes, restaurants, banks and offices.

To the I intern of the airport Heathrow they are present many of shops, cafe, coffee, restaurants banks and offices of change currency in all the terminal. Postal Offices are situated in the Terminal 2 and in 4. The center First aid is found Queen to the plain earth of the Building, while the pharmacy it is situated in the Terminal 1. In the area of the port it is possible to use the connection internet without threads of the net Wi-Fi, while to the Terminal 4 are found an internet coffee.

The Heathrow Airport in London possesses three footsteps of landing, two of which parallel and you direct east – west contemporarily used for the take-offs, while the other one for the landings, long around 3800 meters and wide 50 meters, endowed with system ILS and Papi. Another smaller transversal footstep of the other ones comes in prevalence used for the phases of taxiing of the aircrafts.