Aviation, Travel and Tourism

This visualization shows you 24 hours of global air traffic – in just 4 seconds

The busyness of modern airspace poses significant challenges for air traffic controllers. Image: REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

Joe Myers

Rosamond Hutt

Senior Writer, Formative Content

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Image: Metrocosm
Air traffic detected by ESA's Proba-V
Image: European Space Agency (ESA)
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