T5 Baggage System Crashes
A spokesman for BAA said: “Engineers will work through the night to rectify the identified problem and to provide BA with a fully operational baggage system.
“We sincerely apologise for the inconvenience caused to British Airways and our passengers.”
A BA spokesman said: “Today’s failure affects the baggage reconciliation system. This ensures that for security reasons we do not load any bags onto the aircraft where the passenger is not travelling,michael kors outlet online.
“We are now having to manually reconcile bags for each flight which takes considerably more time than using the automated system.
“This has led to flight delays and as a result we have had to make a number of shorthaul cancellations,michael kors factory outlet. We apologise to passengers for the inconvenience.”
In just over a week the 4,michael kors handbags outlet.3 billion investment has seen an unimaginable series of PR catastrophes.
Around 19,000 lost bags had to be transported to Milan to be sorted, hundreds of flights have been cancelled, and thousands of furious passengers have sworn they will never fly BA again.
A lack of staff parking and faulty IT systems started the rapid descent into terminal chaos which has seen BA suffer a 5% fall in business class passengers and left it with a 16 million bill.
DJ Calvin Harris learnt to back up his work the hard way. The chart star says he has been ‘walking in circles’ since losing the only copy of his new album on a bag checked in at terminal 5.