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UK police arrests two for drone disruption at Gatwick

REFILE - CORRECTING ACTION An airplane takes off at Gatwick Airport, after the airport reopened to flights following its forced closure because of drone activity, in Gatwick, Britain, December 21, 2018. REUTERS/Toby Melville

Dec 22 (Reuters) – The UK’s Sussex Police said on Saturday it has made two arrests in connection with a drone disruption at London’s Gatwick Airport.

The arrests were made late on Friday, according to the statement

Gatwick, Britain’s second-busiest airport, was reopened on Friday after being forced to close for 36 hours this week, stranding more than 100,000 Christmas travellers.