Drones ground flights at Gatwick
DOS attack on one of the busiest airports? Lovely.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, when two devices were seen flying over the perimeter fence.
The airport said a drone had been spotted "in the last hour" and the runway would not open "until it was safe to do so".
About 110,000 passengers on 760 flights were due to fly on Thursday. Disruption could last "several days".
Those due to travel have been told to check the status of their flight , while Easyjet told its passengers not to go to Gatwick if their flights have been cancelled.
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Sussex Police said it was not terror-related but a "deliberate act" of disruption.