Wizzair cancelled a flight in December while we were waiting at the gate. So far no refund, no vouchers and now they say no compensation. How does one recoup the monies paid for a service not provided??
How to challenge "Air Traffic Control Restrictions"
Hi all, I've had 2 flights cancelled this week, both by EJ at different airports (LGW and CDG). Both reasons for rejecting the compensation were "Air Traffic Control Restrictions", but with little other reason given. This makes it very difficult to go to arbitration, as there's very little information to challenge it on,…
Wizz Air cancellation - please advise
Hello, I’m new to this but honestly didn’t know where else to turn. In July last year myself and 6 members of my family were due to travel to Cyprus with Wizz Air. The flight was due to depart Gatwick airport but was cancelled about 3hr and 5min after its scheduled departure (following two cancellations). We couldn’t find…
Flight cancellation (EuroJet) - Aircraft out of position following bad weather
We were booked to return home from Lanzarote to Gatwick on the evening of 12th June. Flights into and out of Gatwick were cancelled on 11th June, due to bad weather, which I understand to be an "Exceptional Circumstance". Does "Exceptional Circumstance" also apply to cancellations the following day (12th), because aircraft…
Flight arrived 1 hour 4 minutes late but didn't depart for 7 hours.....no compensation.
So last week me and my family were due to fly back from Crete to Manchester at 21:10. The flight was delayed a couple of times and finally arrived 1 hour and 4 minutes later than scheduled but for whatever reason we could not board that plane. Jet2 ended up sending a rescue flight to collect us which didn't arrive until…
EJ rejected compensation giving different reasons to pilot
Hi, we had boarded the plane from LGW to CDG (Paris). The plane was about 20mins late from Tenerife, and then the pilot said that there was a shortage of baggage handlers at LGW and couldn't load up the bags. This was clear from the fact the luggage was all sat there outside for eons! After about an hour, the pilot then…
Cancellation of flight but not informed by booking agent
Hello. Could the forum offer any insight to where I can go next? I booked a flight to Australia with TRAVEL JUNCTION who then used CATHAY PACIFIC as the airline. Long story cut short, CATHAY then cancelled the flight and Travel Junction did NOT inform me of said cancellation. It was only by my due diligence, checking 7…
Flight delay with 2 months' notice
Hi All, Two months in advance of my trip, Easyjet's notified me of a change to my early morning flight time. They've given the reason as "a result of an aircraft change". It'll now depart over 4 hours later, meaning I'd miss my appointment, so I'll need to find a different flight -- probably with a different airline and/or…
Aviation ADR queries (RyanAir cancelled flight, EU 261 compensation)
Hi all. Context On 11 July 2022 my flight from Kraków to Edinburgh
was cancelled 20 minutes before departure. I was travelling with two family
members. We applied for the EU 261 compensation with RyanAir and we expected to
receive 400 euros each. They rejected our requests as they said the flight was
cancelled due to…
British Airways - Cancelled Flight, Late Arrival, Missed Connection & 2 Back To Back Next Day Delays
Asking for a couple of relatives with regards to what compensation they might receive having been royally messed around by BA. First point, none of the issues were weather related. Secondly they have kept receipts for the travel to/from hotel in London, the hotel, Etc. Day One: Booking Aberdeen - London Heathrow - New…
Wizz Air - Power of Attorney
Hi all I am in the process of making a compensation claim for a delay with the above mentioned airline, I am doing this on behalf of my husband and his two travelling companions as I booked their flight through my Wizz account, according to this paragraph - 4.3. In addition to the above, in case the submission of the Claim…
Is my flight compensation correct
Hi, how can I tell if I received the right amount of compensation from my recent flight delay, it was Ryanair just on 7hrs Liverpool to Malaga due to mechanical issues.
Aer Lingus cancelled flight
On the 26/6/22 my family was due to fly from Dublin to Split. Whilst in the airport we received a text to say the flight had been cancelled due to illness within the flight crew (COVID).The alternative flight offered was 4 days later and not acceptable so we had to declined. The flights were refunded and I then applied for…
Easyjet failed duty of care sorting accomodation
Hi all, My parents in law were supposed to fly from Funchal, Madeira to Berlin. However, the flight was cancelled due to bad weather (high winds) and basically the whole airport came to a stand still in Funchal with ca 30 flights cancelled. Being high season the Island is basically fully booked. Easyjet does not have any…
I booked a holiday for my sons 18th birthday which we were going away on the 6 January 2024. This was booked on 10 April 2023. On the 28 April 2023 I had an email that stated my flight with Ryanair has been cancelled and an alternative for Friday 5 January was offered to us. This was not acceptable due to 4 people being…
Missed connection due to original flight delay (Virgin Atlantic)
Hello, Hope someone can point me in the right direction as very unfamiliar with the process and haven’t travelled for many years. All flights booked as a return EDI to GNV with a connection in ATL via Virgin Atlantic. Delta was the carrier. My daughter, solo traveller (17, will be 18 on the day of her return flight) flew…
What compensation should I expect?
Hello I was due to fly today from Exeter to Zakynthos at 0820 departure. The flight was repeatedly delayed and now fully cancelled. I have been told that I am being put in a hotel overnight whilst they decide what happens. In the two scenarios, if they offer a replacement flight tomorrow OR if they fully cancel our trip,…
Air Help Scam
Hi everyone I was delayed Wizzair flight to Milan at the start if this year - I noticed lots of comments on the airline not getting back to customers at all or taking months so i found airhelp who say they can support claims faster - however I couldnt see the fees for this - it asked me to fill in my details etc in order…
Should I get compensation AND reimbursement for cancelled flight?
Hi all. As the title suggests, I want to clarify if on the ocasion a flight is cancelled and you are delayed more than 5 hours, are you entitled to compensation AND reimbursement for additional travel costs from the airline? I explain my situation below: A few weeks ago a flight I booked with KLM from Cardiff to Amsterdam…
Aviation ADR - Reopen case or start new claim ???
My son + 7 friends Wizz Air flight was cancelled back in August 2022 whilst onboard the plane and a alternative Wizz air flight wouldn't be until a weeks time.This wasn't acceptable so they had to make their own arrangements for Flights (Cyprus - Gatwick via Rome ) /Accommodation / meals and transfers etc and paid out…