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Gatwick Airport posts flight info on white boards after digital screens fail - CNET

10 monthes ago   |   By CNET

Britain's second busiest airport is forced to go old school.
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Gatwick, UK's no.2 airport, shows flights on white boards after IT fails

10 monthes ago   |   By Reuters

Gatwick, Britain's second busiest airport, was forced to post flight information on white boards on Monday after an IT glitch meant its digital screens failed.
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Whiteboards used as Gatwick flight information screens fail

10 monthes ago   |   By BBC

Airport staff are having to write flight information on whiteboards as screens go blank.
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Flight information at the UK's 2nd-largest airport is being displayed on whiteboards because all the screens broke

Flight information at the UK's 2nd-largest airport is being displayed on whiteboards because all the screens broke

10 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

All the screens at Gatwick Airport stopped working on Monday due to an IT failure.
Airport staff had to write out flight information on whiteboards instead.
Footage on social media showed staff writing out the flight status of each flight and rubbing them off as updates came in.
A "handful" of people missed their flights, but tens of thousands of other people managed to catch their flights on time, the airport said.
The screens at the UK's second-largest airport stopped working on Monday, forcing staff to write out flight departure information on a whiteboard.
Both the north and south...
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Airport's low-tech solution to digital chaos involves the humble whiteboard

Airport's low-tech solution to digital chaos involves the humble whiteboard

10 monthes ago   |   By Digital Trends

A U.K. airport has suffered a major computer error, caused by data connection problems, which has stopped flight boards from showing crucial passenger information. The solution is wonderfully low-tech.
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