Looks like The Shard is up to something, as they will be testing some lighting effects over the weekend in the early hours.

A warning to aircraft in the area reads:

EGLC H4336/15 LIGHTING EFFECTS (TESTING) WI 1NM RADIUS 513015N 0000511W (THE SHARD, LONDON). ON SITE CTC 07826 525717. 15-08-0716/AS2. SFC – UNL, 2300-0400, 28 AUG 23:00 2015 UNTIL 31 AUG 04:00 2015. CREATED: 26 AUG 11:45 2015

Probably a rehearsal for December, as last year they ran several days worth of lighting displays in the run up to New Year’s Eve.



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