EasyJet says it should cancel greater than 200 flights over the following 10 days, placing half-term breaks in danger for 1000’s of travellers.
The airline mentioned that about 24 flights from London Gatwick could be affected every day between now and 6 June.
A spokeswoman for the corporate mentioned: “We are very sorry for the late notice of some of these cancellations and inconvenience caused for customers booked on these flights, however we believe this is necessary to provide reliable services over this busy period.
“Customers are being knowledgeable from in the present day (Friday) and supplied with the choice to rebook their flight or obtain a refund and might apply for compensation consistent with rules.”
“Over the following week we might be working round 1,700 flights per day, with round 1 / 4 of those working to and from Gatwick.”
The information comes after a software program drawback pressured the airline to cancel round 200 flights on Thursday, inflicting huge queues in quite a lot of UK airports.
In different journey disruption, Liverpool FC supporters confronted lengthy delays on the Port of Dover on Friday as they waited to cross the Channel to Paris for Saturday’s Champions League match.
The port mentioned passengers ought to pack sufficient provides as it’s anticipating “a very busy week ahead”.
Airline passengers additionally confronted prolonged queues at airports comparable to Manchester, Stansted and Bristol.