About Helsinki Airport and reasons for flight delay or cancellation at the airport.
It is the main international gateway to Finland and is the biggest airport in Finland with 17.2 million passengers annually. It is also the 31st largest in Europe and the 4th largest in the Nordic countries in terms of passenger numbers. The airport is the main hub for FinnAir, the flag carrier of Finland. It is also the hub for CityJet, Jet Time and TUIfly Nordic. On the average, the Airport handles around 350 departures daily. Unfortunately, with all its excellent statistics, Passengers still experience flight delays and cancellations there. In the meantime, 23% of flights are being delayed by at least 15 minutes.
If you are affected by a flight cancellation at the Helsinki Airport, your immediate claims should be a flight replacement. The carrier must provide a replacement and in a situation where you have a 2-hour waiting time, then the airline must make light refreshments of drinks and snacks available and in addition, two(2) free phone calls.
Your Rights as an
According to the European Passenger Rights Regulation, you may be entitled to some compensation if you have experienced a flight delay or cancellation. The compensation can sometimes be much higher than the ticket price itself. Claims can only be made if a flight is delayed for at least 3 hours or cancelled without at least 14 days prior notice to Passengers.
Airlines are responsible for compensation payments except for some special cases where flight is delayed or cancelled due to bird strikes or storms.
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In order to enforce a compensation claim against the airlines, you need to have vast knowledge of how things work. It is time consuming and sometimes takes months to get a reply from the airlines and then up to one year before payment is made if your case is successfully appealed by a Lawyer in the law court. If you will like to save yourself the stress and trouble associated with doing it on your own, send your flight details to wirkaufendeinenflug.de and we will check your claims for free. If after evaluation your claim is valid, we will make you an offer which is transferred directly into your account within 3 - 24 hours * upon agreement.