Gatwick drone investigation costs almost double

In March of 2019, the BBC reported that the policing cost and investigation into flight disruptions at Gatwick in December 2018 had cost to date, £459,000.

Ian Hudson (@UAVHive) has been the king of submitting Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests to hold truth to power and he encouraged me to do the same back in June.

I have now had a response to that FOIA and it would seem the cost of policing has almost doubled. Sussex Police Freedom of Information Officer Roger Brace responded with a bottom line of £886,210

There is still absolutely no evidence of any RPAS being over the airfield or in the area. Other police forces were involved so I am sure the 1 million pound bubble

... read more at: https://www.suasnews.com/2019/08/gatwick-drone-investigation-costs-almost-double/

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Gatwick drone investigation costs almost double

In March of 2019, the BBC reported that the policing cost and investigation into flight disruptions at Gatwick in December 2018 had cost to date, £459,000.

Ian Hudson (@UAVHive) has been the king of submitting Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests to hold truth to power and he encouraged me to do the same back in June.

I have now had a response to that FOIA and it would seem the cost of policing has almost doubled. Sussex Police Freedom of Information Officer Roger Brace responded with a bottom line of £886,210

There is still absolutely no evidence of any RPAS being over the airfield or in the area. Other police forces were involved so I am sure the 1 million pound bubble

... read more at: https://www.suasnews.com/2019/08/gatwick-drone-investigation-costs-almost-double/

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