About Blue1 and Reasons for flight Delay or Cancellation
Blue1 was a Finnish airline owned by CityJet. It was formerly a subsidiary of the SAS Group and flew to around 28 destinations in Europe, mainly from its base at Helsinki Airport. It carried over 2 million passengers in 2014. The airline was a member of Star Alliance and had its head office in Vantaa before it was finally dissolved but before then, there were numerous flight delays and cancellations. Reasons given were illness of one or more number of crew members, technical defects, Bird strikes or storm.
Your Rights as an
According to the EU passenger rights regulation, air-passengers ,who have in the past been victims of a delayed or cancelled flights can lay claims to compensation retroactively for up to 3 years. This can only be claimed if the flight was delayed for at least 3 hours or if the flight was cancelled without at least 14 days prior notification of an imminent cancellation. Amount payable as compensation is solely dependent on the flight distance and not on the ticket price and could sometimes be above the original ticket price. It should however be noted that Blue1 cannot be held responsible if the reason for the delayed or cancelled flight is as a result of exceptional circumstances such as Bird strikes and Storm.
Life is easier with Us
The fact that they are no longer in operation makes it even more difficult to be able to get compensation from Blue1. Response to queries often take months to come by all in a bit to frustrate passengers into dropping compensation claims. Success can only be recorded when legal action is taken or with the help of a professional firm like wirkaufendeinenflug.de whose primary objective is to help fight for Air-passenger rights. The only problem with taking cases to court is that resolution can sometimes take up to one year but with us, the case is resolved in less than 24 hours *. All you have to do is submit your claims online for verification. If found valid, we will make you an offer which is transferred into your account within 3 - 24 hours * upon agreement. You get to keep the money given no matter the eventual outcome of proceedings.