Flight delays today to persist until at least 14:00hrs
London Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, and Dublin airports are amongst those affected, due to a technical issue at the Sandwick Air Traffic Control Centre. Passengers are experiencing flight delays and cancellations.
Heathrow Airport had cancelled 60 flights by 9:45am this morning.
Some long haul flights inbound will be diverted to continental airports.
When the issues are fixed there will be a further period of disruption while services are re-arranged.
As at 10:30am the BBC reported that BA customers on cancelled flights will be able to claim a full refund or be re-booked on an alternative flight.