Extraordinary circumstances is a term overused by airlines to get rid of their responsibility to pay compensation for delays. Find out how to deal with it.
7 out of 10 people don't know they can get €600 compensation for flight delays and cancellations.Jakub Havej
CEO at ClaimAir
Lufthansa strike affected millions of travelers, and you might have been one of them! You’re eligible for compensation paid by the airline.
Flight or baggage delays happen, but it’s the way you manage it that matters. That’s why our long-term goal is to make a travel experience seamless. Imagine that even though you’re stuck at the airport, you aren’t stressed at all because you know exactly how to deal with the situation.
Europe is packed with amazing locations to visit, but here are a few of our favourites. This isn’t meant to be an exhaustive guide to each city, but it should give you a quick idea of what’s available, and why each of these great cities is worth a visit if you get the chance […]
There are so many travel websites and mobile apps that you can often feel overwhelmed and rather use old school methods. I personally tried and tested more than hundred of them and created a collection of the best travel websites and mobile apps. I promise that this post will make your nomadic life much easier, […]
Aircraft Service International Group (ASIG), the provider of Air New Zealand’s ground handling services at London Heathrow, has announced a strike action on Friday, 12th September 2014. According to Air New Zealand’s announcement, flights are expected to operate as scheduled. However, check-in processing may be a little slower than normal for departures and there may […]
I must say that it has been very busy week in aviation and it still hasn’t ended. Besides Icelandic volcano eruption, there was also an eruption in Papua New Guinea followed by a strike of Lufthansa’s subsidiary Germanwings – C’mon, I can’t even write this posts so quickly to cover everything! The latest news for […]
The pilots union of Lufthansa has announced a strike at Frankfurt Airport for today from 5 p.m. till 11 p.m. local time. Short and medium haul flights departing and arriving at Frankfurt/Main will be affected. A list of all cancelled flights can be found here.
Remember Eyjafjallajokull, the Icelandic volcano whose eruption in 2010 forced airlines to cancel more than 100,000 flights (accounting for 48% of total air traffic) which affected more than 10 million passengers and caused about $1.7 billion in lost revenue? Right now, as history repeats itself, our latest Iceland’s volcano covering everyday news of recent weeks […]
“On behalf of American Airlines, British Airways, Finnair and Cathay Pacific, I would like to welcome you on board of the flight to London.” How many times have you heard such welcome message from a flight attendant and wondering why so many airlines are involved when there is just one aircraft preparing to take off? […]
In one of my previous post you can find out that you can pursue your claims through the courts for all flights that you made up to 2 years back. Now I have a great news for thousands of UK air travelers – you can claim your rights also for flights from up to 6 […]
Recently I wrote many posts about the legislation and what to do when things go wrong and your flight is delayed, cancelled, you get bumped from the flight or your baggage gets lost. Well, I think it’s important to be prepared for every possible flight disruption during your trips but on the other hand, I […]
An interesting situation happened to me last week when I visited a printing office to pick up our latest posters for a purposes of our visit in Amsterdam. There was a young woman named Veronika standing next to me and when she spotted the poster she began asking me about the details of our project. […]
Getting flight compensations from airlines don’t have to be a difficult issue once you are familiar with airlines’ common practices. Of course, the situation can be sometimes quite tricky so I will tell you how proper attitude can make the most of it.
French air traffic controllers take part in strike action today. As usually, it will cause air travel chaos all around the country as many flights will be delayed or cancelled. Here is a brief recap of what you should claim during a flight disruption.
In previous blog posts, I wrote a lot about the European Union’s legislation and its application in various flight irregularities. However, it’s important to realize that these rules have significant impact on the U.S. air travelers too. This post will lay down all situations which U.S. passengers should pay attention to in connection with the […]
Airlines are greedy and want to load their aircrafts as much as possible in order to increase their revenue. In fact, every single flight can be overbooked up to 10% of its total capacity to cover a chance of no-show passengers and to eliminate the possibility of a free seat right next to you – […]
Have you ever experienced a situation when you arrived to your final destination and find yourself staring at an empty baggage carousel and hoping there is still one last baggage coming? Well, in a better case, your baggage is delayed. The worst case, the baggage is completely lost and you’ll never see it again. This […]
We finally made it to the beta release and want to share our excitement with you! During the last several months, we’ve strived to build the FREE Android app that would seamlessly and instantly help you with flight irregularities, such as delays, cancellations, denied boardings and baggage related issues.
Get up to €600 in compensation
- Delayed or cancelled flights
- Missed connections
- Lost baggage
- Related extra expenses