Potential drone protest activity - Friday 13 September
To the Heathrow airport community.
An activist group, “Heathrow Pause”, has announced plans to carry out an illegal drone protest at Heathrow on Friday 13 September – with the aim of causing disruption to the operation. The group are proposing to fly drones in areas to the north and south of the airport boundary, at a height of six foot.
Heathrow Airport are continuing to work closely with the Met Police and other authorities. They have also engaged in a face to face meeting with Heathrow Pause, facilitated by the Met Police.
Heathrow Airport have robust response plans in place to respond to the threat and to minimise disruption. Their Business Resilience teams will provide you with further information next week.
Source: Heathrow Airport