Travel chaos: Disruption for thousands of holidaymakers as easyJet, British Airways and Wizz Air cancel flights | UK News


Thousands of airline passengers are facing fresh disruption as widespread flight cancellations continue.

EasyJet cancelled at least 35 flights on Tuesday, with Gatwick the worst affected airport.

Hungarian carrier Wizz Air axed at least seven flights due to serve UK airports.

While British Airways cancelled 124 Heathrow flights, although the airline said affected passengers were given advance notice.

The aviation industry is struggling to recruit new workers after letting thousands of people go during the coronavirus pandemic.

Airlines are now suffering from staff shortages and say government red tape is delaying security checks on any new recruits.


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