Travel bosses plead for ‘regional air bridges’ to halt stock market rout

Journey bosses are pleading for ministers to exempt major destinations these as Majorca and Ibiza from a new Spanish quarantine as it wreaked havoc across the market on the very first day of the summer months vacations.

Some £1.4bn was wiped off the value of listed airlines and getaway corporations immediately after travellers landing in the United kingdom from Spain were being instructed they should self-isolate for two weeks thanks to a surge of infections.

Industry leaders are furious at the determination, which was imposed over the weekend with no warning, and are now braced for a contemporary strike to finances that have presently been ravaged by the crisis.

Shares in IAG, the FTSE one hundred group that owns British Airways, plunged virtually 8pc.  EasyJet  also fell virtually 8pc, Jet2 operator Dart dropped 8.5pc and Ryanair fell more than three.8pc, with fears escalating that the quarantine could be extended across

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