Thomas Cook Passengers Stranded in Menorca Airport Area After Company Collapses

Holidaymakers travelling with Thomas Cook gathered in the departures lounge of Spain’s Menorca Airport on September 23, waiting for instruction after the company went into administration at 3:00 am that morning.

The airline took to its Twitter account to announce the news, while the UK’s Civil Aviation Authority confirmed that itself and the UK government were organizing flights to repatriate stranded travellers. Credit: Michael Swelham via Storyful