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Delay due to weather

Felixstowe, United...
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Delay due to weather

Can you claim compensation if your flight is delayed due to weather conditions

I don't think you can , but my friend is teling me you can , who is right ??

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Windhoek, Namibia
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1. Re: Delay due to weather

Not usually, no

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2. Re: Delay due to weather

Not in the EU.

You can however claim "duty of care", which relates to any meals, hotels etc. that are needed until you are able to fly.

But that is separate from the EU mandated compensation and applies to any delay over two to four hours (depending on flight length), no matter the reason.

Edited: 21 September 2017, 01:51
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3. Re: Delay due to weather

probably claim on your trip insurance , depends on levels of cover purchased.

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