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Gatwick LGW Currently Closed Due To Hot Air Balloo

Fri Apr 13, 2012 8:11 am

Sky News reporting LGW is now closed due to a hot air balloon straying into the air space .

more at news.sky.com

SRB publicity stunt   ??
 
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RE: Gatwick LGW Currently Closed Due To Hot Air Balloo

Fri Apr 13, 2012 8:20 am

Aircraft's are still coming in looks like business as usual
 
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RE: Gatwick LGW Currently Closed Due To Hot Air Balloo

Fri Apr 13, 2012 8:23 am

Sky News just updated . Flights landing as normal and departures are now given the green light . Seems everything is back to normal now.
 
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RE: Gatwick LGW Currently Closed Due To Hot Air Balloo

Fri Apr 13, 2012 8:26 am

yes looks like a little panic
 
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RE: Gatwick LGW Currently Closed Due To Hot Air Balloo

Fri Apr 13, 2012 8:52 am

Was on flightradar24 an hour ago and wondered why arrivals were circling south of the Isle of Wight and over Bournemouth!

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