Ryanair have urged Gatwick Airport, Swissport and remaining baggage staff to "pull together" so passengers stand some hope of getting their bags back quickly.
Deputy director of flight operations, Peter Bellows told Good Morning Britain they had told Swissport their service was "awful" for both passengers and airlines.
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