EasyJet cancels 200 flights due to IT issues
The airline advised passengers to check their booking before going to the airport
EasyJet has cancelled 200 flights after being hit by IT problems.
The airline on Thursday advised customers to check their booking before going to the airport, with flights due to depart between midday and 2pm GMT being affected.
We apologise to all customers whose flights have been affected by IT system issues. You can check your flight status here >>> https://t.co/z1q01rpz7Z
— easyJet (@easyJet) May 26, 2022
"Our team of IT specialists is working to restore the systems as soon as possible," easyJet said.
The company earlier said in a statement that flights due to depart between 1pm and 3pm UK time today "may be impacted".
It advised customers to use its flight tracker to check the status of their booking.
Dear @easyJet, have you tried switching it off and an again? You're welcome. Yours, one of thousands of disgruntled passengers with ruined holiday plans... (Ps: if you ever need some comms advice let me know - info was definitely lacking today...) #easyjet #gatwickairport https://t.co/pbCeq6oN7R
— Suzanne Seyghal (@CurlyAdventurer) May 26, 2022
Cheers @easyJet 🤬 cancelled our flight just as we were about to board. No staff know what's going on, basically told us "unlucky" and gave us a leaflet with a number to call... and that's constantly engaged 👌#useless #easyJet
— Dan Kennedy (@gdotassasin) May 26, 2022
Anyone got any good deals for 7 girls who were meant to be going to Corfu on an @easyJet flight thismorning from #BelfastInternational? 🥲 #easyjet #cancelledholiday #postuniholiday pic.twitter.com/yhxGdgY97t
— Gráinne Mc Caffrey (@GrainneMcC_) May 26, 2022
In Manchester Airport, literally about to get on an @easyJet flight and suddenly we see online it’s cancelled. No staff. No info. What’s going on please #easyjet ? We can see our bags outside next to the plane 😢 #stranded #gutted pic.twitter.com/cnRLnkFxBK
— Joanna Lovell (@H5YJO) May 26, 2022
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