Gatwick Airport - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Gatwick Airport


Pair freed without charge in London airport drones probe

Dec 23, 2018 - 7:58 PM

Authorities say the two previously arrested are no longer suspects in the drone incidents

Two held over London airport drone chaos as flights resume

Dec 22, 2018 - 7:38 PM

(UPDATED) Violators face up to 5 years in prison for endangering an aircraft

London airport reopens after drones sow chaos

Dec 21, 2018 - 4:27 PM

(UPDATED) Authorities have yet to find the owner of the drones, which affected airport operations for more than 2 days

Death sentence for Heathrow demolition village

Oct 26, 2016 - 8:22 AM

Much of the historic village of Harmondsworth will be razed and concreted under plans to enlarge Europe s busiest airport

A sign reading 'Stop Heathrow Expansion,' protesting against the building of an additional runway at London Heathrow airport, is seen in the village of Harmondsworth, near the airport, on December 5, 2015. Leon Neal/AFP

Britain backs Heathrow airport expansion despite splits

Oct 25, 2016 - 6:47 PM

UPDATED There is strong environmental opposition to the expansion and the approval process could still delay or even block its execution over the coming years

An aircraft flies over residential houses in Hounslow as it prepares to land at London Heathrow airport on December 5, 2015. Leon Neal/AFP