Because it's Friday: UK Airspace Time-lapse

NATS have produced a wonderful time-lapse video of the flight activity happening above our heads every day in the UK:

“Created from actual radar data showing over 7,000 flights, the video graphically illustrates the daily task facing air traffic controllers and the airspace features that help make it all work.

Created by air traffic management company, NATS, the video takes viewers on a unique tour of some of the key features of UK airspace – from the four holding stacks over London and the military training zones above Wales, to the helicopters delivering people and vital supplies to the North Sea oil and gas rigs.”

Via Mashable.

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