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Passengers leave Gatwick Airport without their baggage

Some Gatwick flights on Friday have been leaving without passengers' bags because of problems with the baggage system.

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Systems failure means passengers fly without luggage

There's been chaos for thousands of airline passengers at Gatwick when they had to fly out - leaving their luggage behind. Around 3,000 were bags delayed. It was caused by a breakdown in the baggage handling system - which had been recently upgraded. It was repaired by midday - but not before a massive backlog had built up.

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