Airprox Report – 8 July 2012

Date: 12 October 2012

An Airprox report has been filed involving an Airbus 319 and an Airbus 321. The incident took place eight miles north east of London Gatwick airport on 8 July 2012 at 11:02 hours.

The A319 was en-route to Athens and the A321 was en-route to London Heathrow. Both aircraft were receiving an air traffic service from London Terminal Control Centre. The incident took place at approximately 15,000 feet.

These details are subject to assessment by the independent UK Airprox Board. During 2010, the last year for which full data is available, there were 35 Airprox incidents involving commercial air transport with the absence of any risk bearing incidents.