Passengers through Heathrow airport topped 80m for the first time last year, making it the busiest two-runway airport in the world. It expects numbers to rise to 130m once the proposed third runway is built. The hub hosts 84 airlines offering flights to 203 destinations, and it spent £666m in 2018 upgrading its passenger facilities and cargo-handling infrastructure. Heathrow is led by chief executive John Holland-Kaye, 54.

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Company details
Year2019
Rank15
CompanyHeathrow
ActivityAirport
LocationHeathrow
Sales £m2,970
Profit £m1,954
Year endDec 18
Principal shareholdersFerrovial (25%), Qatar Investment Authority (20%), CDPQ (13%), GIC (11%), Alinda (11%), CIC (10%), USS (10%)
Staff7,276
Founded1946
Websitewww.heathrow.com

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