A continuing blow to flight cancellations
At Schiphol Airport in Amsterdam, 29 flights were canceled yesterday – one flight out of an average of 33, after deciding not to carry more than a specified number of passengers. In the last three months, 14,200 flights have been canceled at the Dutch airport. At the German airport in Frankfurt, 8,600 flights were canceled and at Heathrow in London – 8,200 flights. In Paris, at the Charles de Gaulle airport, 4,100 flights have been canceled since April.
In first place in the number of cancellations: easyJet
Airlines are also experiencing difficulties, with a huge shortage of manpower. A study examined which airline canceled the most flights to Europe in the first two weeks of July. At the top of the list is easyJet, with 1,394 canceled flights. This is 5% of all flights planned by the company. In second place is Turkish Airlines, with 399 flights canceled in total. Immediately after it is on the list Wizz, which has canceled 86 flights in the last two weeks, and United with 30 flights.