Visualize all serious aircraft movements in Europe, and you get a video like this. It shows all air traffic in Europe on an average day. That are about 5,000 flights every day. A process that continues 365 days a year. Epic center of all those movements is Heathrow Airport. This animation shows what kind of world we have created, since man has conquered air space. The animation is based on actual data from European flights. If you want to know how many planes currently fly over Europe, go to the website of the professionals: NATS.