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General Aviation Discussion => Aviation News => Topic started by: Angry Turnip on January 08, 2019, 06:31:41 PM

Title: Heathrow departures suspended--Drones
Post by: Angry Turnip on January 08, 2019, 06:31:41 PM
Departures at LHR have been suspended after a drone sighting near the airport.  More here from BBC News website... https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-46803713

This comes just new rules were released for drone use in the UK....https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-46787730


Title: Re: Heathrow departures suspended--Drones
Post by: Angry Turnip on January 08, 2019, 10:56:24 PM
Outbound flights resumed again after approx. 1 hour
Title: Re: Heathrow departures suspended--Drones
Post by: Angry Turnip on January 09, 2019, 07:19:27 PM
A Northern Ireland Company has apparently been called in to assist with the investigation into recent drone incidents.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-northern-ireland-46814807