About London Gatwick Airport and reasons for flight delay or cancellation at the airport.
London Gatwick Airport is a major international airport in South-East England. It is the ninth busiest airport in Europe and is the second largest airport in London with 38 Million passengers annually; Second only to London Heathrow. Due to the high annual inflow and outflow of passengers, flight operations becomes susceptible to flight delays and cancellations. Technical defects, illness of a crew member or bad weather conditions are all reasons why passengers may experience either a flight delay or cancellation.
Your Rights as an Air-Passenger
Passengers are entitled to compensation from the airline due to a flight delay or cancellation at London Gatwick Airport. This is made possible by the European Passenger Rights Regulation. You are entitled to compensation in the event of a flight cancellation, as long as you weren’t informed about imminent flight cancellation at least 14 days before the scheduled departure date or if your flight is delayed for more than 3 hours. The airline is held responsible for flight delays and cancellations except in event of exceptional circumstances such as strikes or storms. The amount payable is solely dependent on the flight distance and not the ticket price and can be up to € 350.
It is also important to get proof of the flight delay or cancellation in writing from the airline operatives. This helps ease the daunting task of going about compensation claims when the time comes.
Life is easier with Us
If you have a claim against an airline due to a flight delay or cancellation, it is often an arduous task going about it on your own as the airlines do all they can to ensure passengers are not compensated except if the passenger decides to take the matter to a law court which would often require lots of time and patience before success is recorded. You can have us check your claims and make you an instant offer which is payable within 3 - 24 hours * upon agreement. All you need to do is submit your claims on wirkaufendeinenflug.de and we will check your claims for validity. You get to keep the money no matter what happens eventually.