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Problem At LHR?  
User currently offlinereadytotaxi From United Kingdom, joined Dec 2006, 3222 posts, RR: 2
Posted (2 years 3 days 5 hours ago) and read 11170 times:

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Just before 1pm Sunday, appears very quiet on approach and take off, did something happen?


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User currently offlinekl911 From Czech Republic, joined Jul 2003, 5127 posts, RR: 12
Reply 1, posted (2 years 3 days 4 hours ago) and read 11023 times:

Quoting readytotaxi (Thread starter):
Just before 1pm Sunday, appears very quiet on approach and take off, did something happen?

ATC having lunch? watching football?  


User currently offlinefcogafa From United Kingdom, joined May 2008, 783 posts, RR: 0
Reply 2, posted (2 years 3 days 4 hours ago) and read 10985 times:

Thunderstorms around may explain it....

User currently offlinesumma767 From United Kingdom, joined Mar 2004, 2559 posts, RR: 6
Reply 3, posted (2 years 3 days 4 hours ago) and read 10968 times:

Just had a look on Planefinder, and I see the usual line-up of aircraft on approach, as well as normal take offs.

If there was problem, it must have been short lived.


User currently offlinesantos From United Kingdom, joined Dec 2007, 740 posts, RR: 0
Reply 4, posted (2 years 3 days 4 hours ago) and read 10908 times:

It was due to to weather- Thunderstorms in the area, but sunny again

User currently offlineSpeedbirdie From United Kingdom, joined May 2006, 915 posts, RR: 52
Reply 5, posted (2 years 3 days 3 hours ago) and read 10599 times:

They also changed runways from 09's to 27's at that time so that would explain.
No thunderstorms here yet but cells keep building up to the south of the country expecting to move north later on.



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User currently offlinecloudyapple From Hong Kong, joined Jul 2005, 2454 posts, RR: 10
Reply 6, posted (2 years 3 days 3 hours ago) and read 10580 times:

Runway change. I came in on 09 at 12:10. By the time I got to Bath Road it was back to 27.


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User currently offlinefcogafa From United Kingdom, joined May 2008, 783 posts, RR: 0
Reply 7, posted (2 years 3 days 2 hours ago) and read 10397 times:

Going by the gap in traffic they obviously don't use the 'Washington' method of end change!

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