Flights disrupted as computer failure causes chaos at UK airports
Travel problems continue into weekend after glitch at air traffic control centre that transport secretary calls ‘unacceptable’
Flight problems at some of the UK’s busiest airports stretched into the weekend after a system failure at the main national air traffic control centre in Swanwick on Friday afternoon.
There were 38 flights cancelled at Heathrow early on Saturday morning, “as a knock-on from yesterday”, according to a spokesman for the airport .
Source: Guardian Transport