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Heathrow in talks to install £10m anti-drone system

Jan 10, 2019 - The Daily Telegraph (London)

HEATHROW has begun talks to install £10million drone detection system as Theresa May's deputy yesterday called on airports to invest in combating the threat.

Heathrow initiated negotiations with the makers of anti-drone systems following the debacle that shut down rival Gatwick airport for 32 hours in the run-up to Christmas.

Heathrow was on Tuesday evening forced to cancel flights for an hour after drone was reportedly seen within the airport perimeter. Military jamming devices wer...