Security equipment at Sharm el-Sheikh airport is fully functional and up to standard, a security expert has told ITV News.
However, he added, the weak link is often the people who man it.
ITV News correspondent Emma Murphy reports:
Monarch has cancelled all flights to and from Sharm until December 19 as the Government said direct returns would end after November 17.
New mum who was stranded in Sharm el-Sheikh says "words can't describe how happy" she is to be reunited with baby after return from Egypt.
As flights begin to leave Sharm el-Sheikh airport for the UK we take a look at what passengers should do if they are due to fly.