On July 2nd, 2017, Gatwick Airport in the UK was forced to suspend its runways for a total of 14 minutes because a drone was flown in restricted airspace. This 2-minute visualization released by NATS shows the chaos that ensued. An approaching aircraft reported a sighting of a drone in the early evening and air traffic controllers
A guy in the UK fly’s his drone illegally over 11,000 feet. Drone’s have been a hot item on a lot of people’s list since the early 2013’s. The FAA is strict about flying drone’s over 400ft and over airports, crowded places and many other rules. Click here for more information.