London airspace closed due to computer glitch

Due to a computer failure today at Britain's air traffic control centre, the airspace over London is closed and expected to be closed until at least 19:00 hours (7 pm) local time. Flights are not departing from some airports, including Heathrow and Gatwich airports. All airports in the U.K. are likely to experience disruption. According to a spokesperson at Heathrow Airport, passengers will be updated when there is more information.

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