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European air traffic visualization

Europe 24 - Air traffic visualization for NATS

The sequence shows 24-hours of actual flights into, out of, and over Europe.

On a typical July day, there are around 30,000 flights across European airspace. Approximately a quarter fly within UK-controlled airspace.

The total distance flown by these aircraft is 25 million nautical miles. That’s 998 times around the Earth. Or 104 trips to the Moon.

In this sequence, 5,675 aircraft departed or arrived from UK airports, of which…

2,295 departed from or arrived at Gatwick (894) or Heathrow (1,401), and 1,532 were overflights.

The video is 1440x faster than real time.


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