Gatwick Airport has said it is not anticipating any baggage issues this weekend.
The airport said it had "robust contingency plans" in place, with 60 extra staff on standby to support baggage handlers Swissport.
(1/4) Gatwick is operating well and passengers booked to fly through Gatwick this weekend are advised to do so as planned.
(2/4) Departing flights aren't affected as reports have inaccurately suggested. We reassure passengers that bags will be loaded on aircraft.
(3/4) We're not expecting baggage delivery issues this weekend, but robust contingency plans in place & 60 extra staff to support Swissport.
(4/4) Bags are delivered on time for 95% of flights & we continue to work with our airlines & their handling agents to meet high standards.
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