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British Airways suspends short-haul flights to Heathrow ticket sales – report | british airways

British Airways has reportedly suspended sales of short haul flights from Heathrow. for at least a week.

Dozens of thousands of there are flights already were canceled this summer as the industry struggles to deal with with in demand for air business trips due to lack of staff.

The Times reported that BA tickets are on hold for domestic and European services until Monday inclusive for compliance with Heathrow cap on number of passengers with airport announces last month no more Until September 11, more than 100,000 passengers are allowed to depart daily.

The company has previously reacted to the Heathrow cap on the number of passengers by announcing the cancellation of 10,300 flights until October, with million passengers were affected.

Many passengers flying to and from the UK’s busiest airport have suffered major disruptions. in recent months, with long security lines and luggage system breakdowns.

Emirates last month rejected Heathrow’s flight cancellation order to comply with lid.

The airline blamed the airport of demonstration of “flagrant disdain for consumers”, trying force it is “refusing places to dozens of thousands of travelers” through the header.

A spokesman for Heathrow said at the time that it would be “disappointing” if “any airline want put profit first of safe and secure passenger travel.”

Virgin Atlantic also criticized the actions of the airport and stated that it responsible for failures that promote chaos.

Airlines on July 21 were charged of “harmful practices” in their treatment of passengers affected by the breakdown.

The Competition and Markets Authority and the Civil Aviation Authority sent a joint letter to carriers expressing concern that “consumers may experience significant damage if airlines fail to meet their obligations.”

The letter said: “We concerned that some airlines may not do their best to avoid attraction in one or more harmful practices.”

These include sales more Tickets for flights “than they can reasonably expect” are not always “fully fulfilling obligations” on the offer of flights on alternative airlines to passengers affected by the cancellation and unable to give consumers “enough clear and in advance information about their rights.”

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