There were 70 near-misses between objects identified as drones and aircraft in 2016
Roaming rodent triggers £250,000 bill for passenger care and compensation
36-year-old in custody at west London police station after being detained upon arrival
As London schools consider getting pupils to wear pollution masks, consultants say there is a risk that adding another runway to serve the city will affect attempts to stay within air quality safety limits
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It took 50 years to come to the decision that Heathrow might have a third runway, and it took Zac Goldsmith almost as long to decide to resign over it
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The Prime Minister said in 2009 that 'we need a better Heathrow, not a bigger Heathrow'
American security officials said the threat was not believed to be credible
Both airports agree that a quick decision by the Government would send a signal abroad that the UK is still in business
The Prime Minister and George Osborne see the runway choice as theirs to take – they may announce a decision ahead of the Tory leadership contest
Jet forced to land in Kazakhstan
'The actions of this man were irresponsible and could have caused a serious incident'
The plane remained grounded for 21 hours until a replacement was found
For pilots, hazard comes even without eye damage - a bright light can cause a distraction during crucial parts of a flight