Two arrested in Gatwick Airport drone scare that delayed flights

The names of the suspects have not been released, but on Saturday police confirmed a 47-year-old man and 54-year-old woman were arrested in the town of Crawley, less than five miles south of the airport. They remain in custody, police said…

Drones began buzzing the airport Thursday, leading to a 36-hour closure that affected more than 120,000 passengers during the height of holiday travel, officials said. A drone sighting Friday led to a second, brief shutdown of the airport.

“The military measures we have in place at the airport have provided us with reassurance necessary to re-open our airfield,” airport officials