Tag: stranded passengers

Reforms needed at US airliners: Air travel delays
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Reforms needed at US airliners: Air travel delays

editor editor- May 14, 2019

Most major US airports experience flight disruptions on a daily basis, with Chicago O'Hare International Airport leading the pack. Within ... Read More

Montreal Convention: United Airlines must pay 250 freezing stranded passengers $5700 each?
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Montreal Convention: United Airlines must pay 250 freezing stranded passengers $5700 each?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 23, 2019

United Airlines is speechless. The Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules for International Carriage by Air, also known as the ... Read More

FlightRights:  Airline scare tactics follow tarmac delay fines
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FlightRights: Airline scare tactics follow tarmac delay fines

editor editor- November 17, 2011

The largest non-profit consumer organization in the United States representing airline passengers, FlightRights.org, has cautioned that empty threats by airlines ... Read More

Thousands stranded at Pakistan’s airports after union leader’s assassination
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Thousands stranded at Pakistan’s airports after union leader’s assassination

editor editor- July 18, 2011

KARACHI, Pakista - Thousands of passengers remained stranded at the airports across country after some 56 flights were delayed while ... Read More

Stranded Air India passengers forced to buy overpriced tickets
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Stranded Air India passengers forced to buy overpriced tickets

editor editor- May 3, 2011

Hundreds of passengers remained stranded at the Delhi airport on Monday as strike by a section of Air India pilots ... Read More

Ryanair slapped with $4M fine for not helping stranded passengers
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Ryanair slapped with $4M fine for not helping stranded passengers

editor editor- May 17, 2010

Italy's civil aviation authority has imposed a fine of just over $4 million on the Irish low-cost airline, Ryanair, for ... Read More

Emergency operation to rescue stranded Flyglobespan travelers
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Emergency operation to rescue stranded Flyglobespan travelers

editor editor- December 18, 2009

Passengers left stranded by the collapse of the airline Flyglobespan are all expected to arrive home by Christmas after the ... Read More

Stranded China Eastern Airlines passengers finally depart for Shanghai
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Stranded China Eastern Airlines passengers finally depart for Shanghai

editor editor- June 4, 2009

More than 70 China Eastern Airlines passengers stranded in Los Angeles since the weekend because of mechanical problems with their ... Read More

‘Prisoners of War have more rights’ than stranded airline passengers
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‘Prisoners of War have more rights’ than stranded airline passengers

editor editor- March 7, 2008

The New York State Airline Passenger Bill of Rights seeks to save fliers from a recurrent travel nightmare: being stranded ... Read More

Tourists blocked in Kenya back to Malpensa
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Tourists blocked in Kenya back to Malpensa

editor editor- January 8, 2008

Milan, 7 Jan. - Tonight the 36 tourists blocked in Mobasa in Kenya have come back to Malpensa. The EUROFLY ... Read More