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UK Leisure Carrier Jet2 Lashes Out at ‘Atrocious’ Airports

Jet2 Plc Operations Ahead Of Earnings
Photographer: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

Jet2 Plc hit out at British airports over the turmoil gripping the travel sector, calling their failure to recruit sufficient staff ahead of the rebound in demand “inexcusable.”

Most of the UK leisure carrier’s UK base airports were “woefully ill‐prepared and poorly resourced” for the volume of customers they knew to expect, Executive Chairman Philip Meeson said in an earnings update Thursday.