Amazing Animation Shows All Flights Over The World's Busiest Airport In 24 Hours

This amazing visualisation provides a guided tour of a day in UK airspace. 

Each year NATS – a UK air traffic control service –  manages around 2.2 million movements, peaking at over 8,000 a day (although there are around 7,000 on this particular day), with only 5.5 seconds delay per flight attributable to NATS.

Produced by Devan Joseph. Video courtesy of NATS.

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