About Munich Airport and reasons for flight delay or cancellation at the airport.
It is also known as Franz Josef Strauß airport is a major international airport located in Munich, the capital city of Bavaria. It is the second busiest airport in Germany in terms of passenger traffic behind Frankfurt airport and the seventh busiest in Europe, handling around 42 million passengers annually. The airport features flights to 228 destinations in 66 countries and is the secondary hub of lufthansa including Lufthansa Regional and its Star Alliance partners besides frankfurt. Unfortunately, flight delays and cancellations has been on a steady rise in Munich Airport. Illness of a crew member, technical defects or bad weather are all reasons at to why there could be a flight delay or cancellation.
What you can do while waiting.
It is often necessary to remain calm and think through the next steps to take in the event of a flight delay or cancellation. The first thing to do is to collect proof of the flight delay or cancellation in writing from the airline officials while also ensuring that the reason(s) for the delay or cancellation is clearly stated on the form collected. Munich Airport also offers a wide selection of shops such as Hallhuber, Picard and Victoria’s secret where passengers can go for shopping
When a flight has been delayed or cancelled and passengers have to wait for 2 hours, airlines must make snacks and drinks available. In addition, passengers are entitled to 2 phone calls which is particularly helpful if phone battery is flat.
Your Rights as an Air-Passenger and how we can assist you
According to the European Passenger Rights Regulation, Passengers are entitled to some compensation if there has been a flight delay of at least 3 hours or if flight is cancelled without prior notification of at least 14 days before scheduled departure date. Amount payable is solely dependent on flight distance and not ticket price. However, kindly be aware that airlines are not mandated to pay compensations in event of exceptional circumstances such as bird strike or storms.
Getting your money back from the airline can be even more frustrating and stressful than the experience gotten from a delayed or cancelled flight. Often times, the airlines refuse to pay till they are charged to court which usually takes lots of time and money.
We can help make it ease that burden off you. Simply submit your claim on wirkaufendeinenflug.de and we will evaluate it for free. If your claim is valid, we will make you an offer which is transferable to your account within 3 - 24 hours * upon agreement.