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London's Heathrow Airport.

Europe’s busiest airport has reopened after it was shut down because of a drone sighting

London's Heathrow Airport has reopened after suspending all flight departures because a drone was spotted on Tuesday evening.
Passengers wait in the South Terminal building at London Gatwick Airport on Friday, December 21, after the runway shut over drone activity.

UK police bizarrely saying Gatwick shutdown might not have been drones reportedly a failure to communicate

Police said it was possible there was never 'genuine drone activity' at Gatwick Airport, but reportedly later told the government that was an error.
Passengers wait in Gatwick's South Terminal on Thursday.

The UK’s second-largest airport reopens after being shut down again because of a drone sighting

A Gatwick Airport representative confirmed the closure to Business Insider and said the sighting occurred around 5:10 PM London time.
A still from a video that showed the disruption when a drone was spotted near the runway at Gatwick Airport in 2017. The red lines represent flights that were unable to land at the airport.

Whoever used a drone to shut down Gatwick Airport for 32 hours has evaded capture, and could easily do it again

Gatwick Airport, which serves London, was closed for more than 32 hours due to a drone on the runway, which affected more than 120,000 people.
An annotated screenshot of a video showing a drone flying near Gatwick airport.

Video shows the drone that shut down a major British airport for more than 32 hours

Gatwick Airport, near London, has reopened after closing on Wednesday when drones were seen on the runway. More than 120,000 people were affected.
A video from the University of Dayton shows the damage that can be done to a plane's wing when it collides with a drone.

Video shows the damage a drone can do to a plane, as British airport shut down for more than 32 hours over rogue drones on the runway

Gatwick Airport, which serves London, closed its runway due to drones. Research shows there are a variety of ways a drone can damage an aircraft.
A still from a video that showed the disruption when a drone was spotted near the runway at Gatwick Airport in 2017. The red lines represent flights that were unable to land at the airport.

Major British airport forced to shut down for at more than 24 hours by someone flying drones over the runway

Gatwick Airport has been closed since 9 p.m. Wednesday and remains closed due to drones over the runway. More than 65,000 people are affected.
People slept on a plane that waited at Birmingham airport for hours after it was diverted from Gatwick airport.

Travelers had to sleep on floors and grounded planes for hours after rogue drones shut down major London airport just before Christmas

Gatwick Airport, the second-biggest airport in the UK, has been closed since 9 p.m. on Wednesday over drones seen flying over the runway.
Zipline CEO, Keller Rinaudo

Meet the Silicon Valley startup that beat Amazon to creating the world’s largest fully autonomous drone delivery system

At Business Insider's Ignition conference, Zipline CEO Keller Rinaudo says his company has already created the world's largest fully autonomous delivery system.
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos.

Jeff Bezos was wrong when he predicted Amazon will be making drone deliveries by 2018

Five years down the line, Amazon's delivery drones have yet to appear.