In many cases, the people closed at the CIE are subject to a double conviction.

The NGO Platform 'Stop Deportaciones' also denounces that the Spanish authorities execute expulsions in the initial phase and without guaranteeing to the affected people their right of defense.

Vueling flight taking off. Photo: Andrés Perillo, Flickr

NGOs support those that were thrown off the plane. More than 1.500 non-profit organisations, groups and individuals have joined the campaign #YouLoveFlying.