Flights have been diverted after Gatwick’s runway was closed for repairs.
A spokesman said the runway was closed for about 15 minutes at about 3pm today (Monday June 20) while a minor repair was carried out following routine safety inspection.
She added: “Some flight schedules have been impacted with a small number of flights diverted.
“The safety and security of our airport and passengers remains our number one priority.”
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