About Beijing Airport and reasons for flight delay or cancellation at the airport.
This is the main international airport serving Beijing. It is the main hub for Air China, the flag carrier of the people’s republic of China Which flies to around 120 destinations (excluding cargo) from Beijing. China Eastern Airlines, Hainan Airlines and China Southern Airlines.
Beijing airport has rapidly ascended in rankings of the world’s busiest airports in the past decade. With an annual transportation of 89 million, Beijing airport is the busiest airport in Asia as well as one of the largest in the world which has led to numerous flight delays and cancellations. Reasons for delay or cancellation could be illness of a crew member, technical defects or bad weather.
What you can do while waiting.
A nerve-racking waiting time usually follows announcement of a delay or cancellation. In order to use the waiting time productively, it is often advised that passengers should collect proof of the delay or cancellation from the airline officials while also ensuring that the reason(s) for the delay or cancellation is clearly stated. Passengers can also take photos of the display board where the flight delay or cancellation is being shown. There are shops and cafes there in the airport where passengers can go for shopping or for a cup of coffee after the proof must have been gotten.
Your Rights as an
As a victim of a flight delay or cancellation, the European passenger rights regulation has made it possible for passengers to be compensated for every inconvenience faced at the airport. However, the passenger has to be flying from an EU country to Beijing or with a European airline from Beijing to an airport within the EU to be eligible for compensation. Furthermore, a flight must have been delayed for at least 3 hours or cancelled without prior notice of at least 14 days to scheduled departure date before compensation claims can be laid. The airline is held responsible for all but exceptional cases of flight delays or cancellations. Exceptional cases such as bird strike or storms and amount payable or claimable is solely dependent on flight distance and not ticket price.
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Often times it is difficult for passengers who want to fight the airline on their own and this is because the airlines do all they can to ensure compensation is not paid. Success is only recorded with the help of a lawyer in the law court but this could take up to a year for a resolution to be reached. We can help make things even easier for you. All you have to do is submit your claims on wirkaufendeinenflug.de and we will evaluate it. If found to be valid, we will make you an offer which is transferred directly to your account within 3 - 24 hours * upon agreement.