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A drone came within 25 metres of a plane landing at Stansted Airport and posed a “serious risk of collision” while two planes had a near miss, reports have revealed.

Left to right: Stansted Airport’s Chris Wiggan, Marcella M’Rabety and Neil Robinson collecting the CommunityMark award. Pictured are others winners of the award. Pic: Alastair Fyfe

Stansted Airport has been recognised for its commitment to community projects in the area with a prestigious national award.

Andrew Cowan
A private jet landed safely at Stansted Airport following reports of brake and hydraulic issues

Firefighters were scrambled to Stansted Airport on Sunday (July 24) after reports of a private jet with brake and hydraulic problems while in the air.

Stansted Airport.

Stansted Airport should be expanded and transport links improved, according to an independent report published last week.

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Police were called to an illegal rave in Stebbing on Sunday (July 17).

A 24-year-old man from Saffron Walden was arrested on suspicion of possession of drugs after police were called to an illegal rave in Stebbing on Sunday (July 17).

Stansted Airport chemical incident. Picture: Saffron Walden Fire Station.

Crews from Braintree, Stansted, Great Dunmow and Saffron Walden were called to a chemical incident at Stansted Airport yesterday evening (Wednesday).

Stansted airport CEO Andrew Cowan.

Annual profits at Stansted Airport have increased by more than 16 per cent it was revealed today as new passenger figures confirmed that it is on course for its busiest ever year.

Andrew Cowan

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