Heatwave: Flight delays leave passengers ‘passing out’ in boiling hot queues

Europe is in the midst of an unprecedented heatwave with temperatures soaring across the continent.

Extreme temperatures have suffocated Spain and Portugal with similarly hot weather set to grip the UK and France this week.

At least 360 people have died in Spain since 10 July and 659 in Portugal where thermometers reached 46 degrees Celsius.

In the UK, experts are predicting the hottest day on record this week as temperatures are set to soar to 41 degrees Celsius. France has also extended a red heatwave alert to more than a dozen regions warning of “hazardous conditions of exceptional intensity.”

And, as people look to escape the heat by flying abroad, ongoing airport

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