Drone reports temporarily halt flights from Londonís Heathrow
LONDON (Reuters) Ė Flights from Londonís Heathrow airport were halted for
about an hour on Tuesday after reports of a drone sighting near Europeís
busiest air hub, raising fears that the chaos that affected rival Gatwick last
month could be repeated on an even larger scale.
ďWe are responding to a drone sighting at Heathrow,Ē the airport said. ďAs a
precautionary measure, we have stopped departures while we investigate. We
apologise to passengers for any inconvenience this may cause.Ē
Londonís Metropolitan Police said they had received reports of a drone near
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