Aircraft stack - check the facts
THE recent news that an aircraft holding point – or stack – may be sited to the south of Brampton has caused the usual round of letters, most of which are not based on any facts, and only serve to send out nightmare scenarios . Your readers might be int
THE recent news that an aircraft holding point - or stack - may be sited to the south of Brampton has caused the usual round of letters, most of which are not based on any facts, and only serve to send out 'nightmare scenarios'.
Your readers might be interested in taking a look at the air traffic radar covering our part of the UK, including aircraft going into and out of Luton, Stansted and Heathrow. The best time is probably one of the three 'rush hour periods', for example between 5pm and 7pm, when any stack would become operational.
You may also want to watch:
- 1 Seven arrested after £70k-worth of bicycles stolen
- 2 St Ives beloved market returns to town centre
- 3 Fundraising day at St Neots pub
- 4 Village job club providing vital service
- 5 Father murders daughter’s ex-partner in 'frenzied' multiple knife attack
- 6 Magic show set to go Wrong on stage at Cambridge Arts Theatre
- 7 What are the outstanding primary schools in Huntingdonshire?
- 8 New programme of events for Commemoration Hall
- 9 Protestors demand so-called beagle puppy ‘death camp’ is shut down
- 10 Life sentence for Huntingdon paedophile who abused seven girls