October 23, 2019

Gatwick Airport: Drones ground flights

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From BBC Tens of thousands of passengers have been disrupted by drones flying over one of the UK’s busiest airports. Gatwick’s runway has been shut since Wednesday night, as devices have been repeatedly flying over the airfield. Sussex Police said it was not terror-related but a “deliberate act” of disruption, using “industrial specification” drones. About […]

UK: Man jailed over Gatwick bomb hoax

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From BBC A passenger who called in a bomb hoax in order to delay his flight has been jailed. Jacob Meir Abdellak rang police eight minutes before the plane was due to leave Gatwick Airport for Los Angeles on 11 May. The phone number used to make the call was the same one Abdellak used […]