Questions in the air after drone disruptions

Thousands of travellers were affected when drone sightings at Changi Airport over two nights, on June 18 and 24, led to 55 flight delays and eight diversions.

With more drones getting off the ground in Singapore, and Changi expected to handle a growing number of flights in the coming years, managing an already-tight airspace will not be easy.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on July 18, 2019, with the headline 'Questions in the air after drone disruptions'. Subscribe