Following a “technical issue” that impacted the UK air traffic control systems, thousands of air passengers have been enduring extensive delays and flight cancellations. Individuals have been stranded both within the UK and abroad due to the restrictions imposed on the number of incoming planes by the National Air Traffic Services.
All airlines operating in the UK have been affected so far with more than 500 flights cancelled.
Nats, the air traffic control provider, confirmed the malfunction on Monday shortly after midday and later announced at 15:15 BST that the issue had been identified and resolved. However, the return to normal flight read more ⇒