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#Gatwick airport

# gatwick-airport - Monday 15 April, 2019

Gatwick Airport drone chaos was possibly an inside job, police say

Thousands of people faced travel disruption after the drone sightings in December.

# gatwick-airport - Wednesday 9 January, 2019

Special meeting of 'risk group' to assess threat of drone use near Irish airports

The meeting was called following possible drone activity at two London airports.

# gatwick-airport - Saturday 29 December, 2018

Sussex chief: Some drone sightings at Gatwick may have been of police drones

Over 100,000 people were left stranded at the airport a few days before Christmas because of a reported drone sighting.

# gatwick-airport - Monday 24 December, 2018

Police admit there is a possibility that no drones hovered over Gatwick Airport

Police are scrambling for answers after releasing their only suspects in the Gatwick Airport drone mystery.

# gatwick-airport - Sunday 23 December, 2018

Couple arrested over Gatwick drone released without charge

The airport is offering a €56,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for the disruption.

# gatwick-airport - Saturday 22 December, 2018

Two arrested over 'criminal use of drones' as disruption continues at Gatwick

Flights resumed at Gatwick yesterday, but knock-on delays are still affecting passengers this weekend.

# gatwick-airport - Friday 21 December, 2018

Many Irish flights still affected as first planes begin to leave from Gatwick

It will take some days for services to return to normal after drones caused travel chaos at the busy airport.

People told to report illegal use of drones amid concerns Irish airport could be hit like Gatwick

Hundreds of flights were cancelled and more than 100,000 passengers affected.

# gatwick-airport - Thursday 20 December, 2018

British army called in to hunt drones that left flights grounded at Gatwick

Two drones were first seen flying over the Gatwick Airport airfield at around 9pm yesterday evening.

# gatwick-airport - Monday 29 December, 2014

Passengers sustained minor injuries in Virgin Atlantic emergency landing

A fault in the landing gear forced the plane to turn back earlier today.

# gatwick-airport - Friday 24 August, 2012

Virgin Atlantic flight diverts to Gatwick after declaring on-board problem

The airline has said that there is no mayday situation onboard. The plane dumped or burned off fuel over the Irish Sea before turning back.

# gatwick-airport - Saturday 28 July, 2012

'There's a gun in my carry-on... LOL': when jokes bomb at the airport

Jokes about weapons and explosives are a serious no-no at airports – here’s why…