Heathrow and Gatwick could be hit with flight delays for THREE WEEKS during air traffic control change



Flights at the UK's two busiest airports could be hit with delays over the next three weeks as air traffic controllers introduce new technology.
Both Heathrow and Gatwick will suffer disruption as Nats (National Air Traffic Services) replaces paper flight information strips with a digital system at its control centre in Swanwick, Hampshire.
The number of flights allowed to land at the London airports will be reduced while controllers gain confidence using the new system in a live environment.
It comes as the sectors that control Heathrow, Gatwick and the airspace to the south and south-east... read more

 
3 April 2018 in Travel, Views: 43
Source: Daily Mail
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