The newspapers reported that Gatwick airport, the second largest airport in London was shut down for a few days in December due to drone sighting.
The exact motivation for those flying the drones was not known, however when the drones were sighted during aircraft landing and takeoff it was decided to shut down the airport
A large number of police personnel were deployed to trace those who were flying the drones and to confiscate the drones. Like in other countries, flying drones in the vicinity of the airport is prohibited in UK also, however the drone flyers managed to evade law enforcement agencies for a few days.
Many people travel just before Christmas, it is the peak period for airlines, and a lot of flights were cancelled because of the drones, causing inconvenience.
This again highlights the many problems and dangers of wireless technologies, in India also ntro employees are worse than the drone fliers , using Wifi to hack the laptops of private citizens and falsely claim that their lazy greedy girlfriends, relatives, like nayanshree hathwar, riddhi nayak, naina, her sons karan, nikhil, who do not spend any time, are doing work on the computer to get them raw/cbi jobs with salaries at the expense of the real domain investor