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Air Berlin Flight Delay / Cancellation Compensation

Air Berlin ceased their operations on 27th October 2017. Heavy air traffic or technical issues often lead to flight delays or cancellation of flights. Also sometimes passengers has faced the problems like denied boarding due to overbooking or missed their flight connections due to first flight delay or any technical issues.

As an Air Berlin flight passenger if you have faced any problems such as flight delays or flight cancellations you are entitled to claim compensation of up to 600€ (or $700) from Air Berlin airline in accordance with European Union Regulation (EC) No. 261/2004 EU air passenger rights.

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Air Berlin flight passengers can surely seek help of our claim experts to get the compensation from Air Berlin for flight delay or flight cancellations. You just need to provide us your flight date and flight number which can be found easily on your itinerary or boarding pass. We help you to receive your compensation amount within right time from them. You can use our free flight compensation calculator to calculate how much money you can claim from Air Berlin.

Department of Transportation also known as DOT has set certain air-travel rights for people who are travelling from US to EU. If you are bumped due to overbooking, delayed for 3 hours or went through flight cancelation, you have right to claim for compensation.

Air Berlin flight passengers can even contact Air Berlin customer support service to demand refund for flight cancellation or compensation for delayed flights. If airlines refuses your claim you can surely contact us (Claim Flights) to get your money back. We help stranded passengers getting their claims on a “No Win No Fee” basis.

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Air Berlin

Air Berlin is German’s second biggest airline which carries 31.5 million air passengers annually after Lufthansa. It began operation in 1978 as a subsidiary of Lelco, to allow chartered flights from Berlin and the first flight took off on 28th April, 1979, from Berlin-Tegel Airport landing at Palma de Mallorca. The flight was success and the company began plans for expansion.

The company continued successfully and by 1999 Air Berlin purchased their 12th aircraft, a Boeing 737-800, a first for the company. In 2012 Air Berlin saw more changes. They joined global airline alliance OneWorld and implemented Platinum Status - a frequent flyers program.

Air Berlin Subsidiaries

Air Berlin is a very successful airline company with a number of subsidiaries that includes Belair, a Swiss airline operating out of Zurich. An economically priced airline known as Niki based out of Vienna International airport. Air Berlin mainly offers flights to leisure destinations. Another subsidiary airline is Luftfahrtgesellschaft Walter or LGW, a German regional airline that runs domestics flights with its headquarters in Dortmund.

Air Berlin Codeshare Agreements

Following are the airlines which shares codeshare agreement with Air Berlin: Alitalia, Austrian Airlines, Bangkok Airways, Japan Airlines, Jet Airways, Lufthansa, Darwin Airline, Etihad Airways, Finnair, Eurowings, Iberia, Swiss International Air Lines, Air Baltic, Meridiana, Niki, Flybe, Hainan Airlines, S7 Airlines, SriLankan Airlines, British Airways, Pegasus Airlines, Royal Jordanian, Bulgaria Air, Czech Airlines, Virgin Australia, Air Serbia, Air Seychelles, Niki and Hainan Airlines.

The airline can share code-share agreements with many airlines, wherein one airline is allowed to use their name on the other. This is a business practice in which airlines share the company name and flight with other airlines. This means several airlines allow air passengers to purchase tickets for flight that bare their name but is owned by the operating carrier.

Air Berlin Fleets & Destinations

Air Berlin is operating 121 aircrafts under its name, serving to 114 destinations across 40 countries. They offer low-cost trips to places such as the United States, Caribbean, North Africa, the Canary Islands and more. The fleets include 11 Airbus A319-100, 66 Airbus A320-200, 7 Airbus A321-200, 17 Airbus A330-200 and 20 Bombardier Dash 8 Q400.

Whereas, subsidiary airline of Air Berlin, Belair operates 8 aircrafts, LGW operates 17, and Niki has 21 fleets under its name.

Air Berlin European Flight Destinations

Air Berlin has a number of popular routes, the most travelled include: Munich-Berlin, Vienna-Berlin, Berlin-Stockholm, Berlin-Zurich, Dusseldorf-Berlin, Munich-Hamburg, Stuttgart-Berlin, Hamburg-Stuttgart, Frankfurt-Berlin, and Dusseldorf-Stuttgart.

Sr.No. Country City
1 Germany Berlin , Cologne/Bonn , Düsseldorf , Frankfurt , Hamburg , Karlsruhe/Baden, Munich , Nuremberg , Saarbrücken , Stuttgart , Westerland
2 Italy Bologna , Catania , Florence , Milan , Naples , Olbia , Rome , Venice
3 Poland Gdańsk , Krakow , Warsaw
4 Sweden Gothenburg , Stockholm
5 Austria Salzburg , Vienna
6 Switzerland Geneva , Zürich
7 France Paris , Nice
8 Denmark Copenhagen
9 Iceland Reykjavík
10 Spain Barcelona
11 Finland Helsinki
12 Hungary Budapest
13 Czech Republic Prague

Air Berlin International Flight Destinations

Sr.No. Country City
1 United States Boston, Chicago, Fort Myers, Los Angeles, Miami, New York City, Orlando, San Francisco
2 Dominican Republic Puerto Plata, Punta Cana
3 Cuba Havana, Varadero
4 Curacao Willemstad
5 United Arab Emirates Abu Dhabi
6 Israel Tel Aviv
7 Mexico Cancun

Air Berlin Reviews & Statistics

Skytrax has given Air Berlin an average rating for their performances & customer services, received 5 out of 10 stars reviewed by more than 450 passengers till July 2017; in terms of food and beverages, in-flight entertainment, staff services, seat comfort & value for money Air Berlin received 3 stars out of 5.

According to Flightstats, between the period of 1st May, 2017 to 30th June, 2017 Air Berlin flight AB7430 from Dusseldorf to Los Angeles was been on schedule only 22% of time, 26% of the time flight were behind the schedule, 10% of time flight were very late while 10% of time flight were excessively delayed and 1% of time flight were cancelled.

Air Berlin Flight Delays / Cancellation / Denied Boarding Compensation Rule

If your flight through Air Berlin or its subsidiaries were delayed for more than 3 hours on arrival or was cancelled without any prior notice then you are eligible to claim compensation up to 600€ (or $700) according to EC Regulation 261/2004. If your flight delays to depart for 2 hours or more, airlines are obligatory to provide you assistance such as free phone calls, internet access and meals. You are entitled to claim compensation for a cancelled flight if you were not informed about the cancellation at least 14 days before the scheduled time of departure. Even you can claim financial compensation for denied boarding due to oversold flight tickets.

EC Regulation 261/2004 EU Air Passenger Rights

EC Regulation 261/2004 (dated 17 February 2005) applies to air passengers departing from any EU airport, or from a non-EU airport with an EU airline to an EU destination. Passengers must note that flight delay compensation is subject to certain conditions and exceptions.

There will be no compensation for a delay / cancellation caused by an extraordinary circumstance, under which such delay / cancellation becomes uncontrollable. An example of such situations includes bad weather or security concerns such as fear of a terror attack. In such situations, passengers will not be given any compensation.

Nevertheless, if there is a delay of more than 4 hours for a flight of 3500 km or more; delay of 3 hours or more in intra-community flight of 1500 km or more; and delay of 3 hours in case of flight under 1500 km, the passenger is entitled to claim compensation under EU norms as set by the Regulation. This entitlement is when the delay is not caused by extraordinary circumstances.

If you travelled with Air Berlin airlines and your flight was delayed or cancelled without any prior notice or for reasons which could have been easily avoided by the airline, then according to Regulation (EC) No. 261/2004, you can claim compensation up to $700. This takes into account distance of travel and the delay duration which should be more than 3 hours.

Within EU,

  • If your travel distance is 1,500 km or less then you can claim up to 250€
  • Between 1,500 to 3,500 km claimable amount is up to 400€

Between EU Airport and Non-EU Airport

  • If you travel up to 1,500 km or less, then you claim up to 250€
  • If distance is between 1,500 to 3,500 km, then you claim up to 400€
  • And if the distance is more than 3500 km and flight delays for more than 4 hours then you claim up to 600€

Am I Eligible To Claim Compensation?

EC Regulation 261/2004 is a European law, it applies to EU airspace. You do not have to be an EU citizen to claim flight compensation. This means that you can claim on flights departing from any airport located in the EU (with any airline) or arriving in the EU (with an EU airline).

Origin and Destination EU Airline Non-EU Airline
From Inside EU To Inside EU YES YES
From Inside EU To Outside EU YES YES
From Outside EU To Inside EU YES NO
From Outside EU To Outside EU NO NO

Claim Flights – Flight Compensation Firm (How We Can Help You To Claim Your Money Back)

If your flight has been delayed or cancelled while you are travelling from, within Europe or flying with an EU registered flight and you want to claim compensation for the problem the airline has caused to you, all you have to do is provide us with your Air Berlin flight details (flight number & flight date) and our claim experts will work with various other teams to collect data so that everything goes smoothly. Our claim expert team has access to flight information such as the time by which the flight was delayed, the reason for flight cancellation, flight departure and arrival time, etc. making us more likely to win the compensation. If you have any complaints regarding to Air Berlin flight delays or cancellation you can contacts Claim Flights at any time.

Flight Delay Compensation Claim Process

If you have any doubts to make your claim or using our Flight Delay Compensation Calculator you can see our video illustrated on "How to Claim Compensation from Airlines?" (How To Claim Flight Delay / Cancellation Compensation). This video will demonstrate you on: How To Claim Compensation for Delayed or Cancelled Flights.

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Claim Yourself For Air Berlin Delays Or Cancellations

You can use our free letter template to claim for flight delays, flight cancellations or denied boarding. Download it and write the letter to airline to claim compensation for your delayed / cancelled / overbooked flight in accordance with EU Regulation 261/2004. EC Regulation 261/2004 entitles Air Berlin flight passengers to claim up to 600€ compensation for flight delay of more than 3 hours, flight cancellations without any notice or for denied boarding. To check the amount you are entitled to receive use our free flight compensation calculator.

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Calculate The Amount Air Berlin Airline Owe For You

Passengers are often unaware of the regulation and end up claiming a very futile amount compared to what they are entitled to claim. At Claim Flights the exact compensation can be calculated with the help of the compensation checker. Flight delay compensation calculator can help you to calculate the amount to claim from Air Berlin for your delayed / cancelled flight. You can check for free the amount Air Berlin owe for you with our flight delay compensation calculator.

You can claim compensation with our assistance by filling the claim form. You may need to enter further details about yourself and co-passengers for whom you would like to claim flight compensation from Air Berlin. Our claim experts can file the claim on behalf of you and pursue it with the airline. We charge our fees only in case you get the compensation from the airline. You can compare the claimable compensation amount through us against other claim companies. Claim Flights takes up your case on a No Win No Fee basis and makes sure that you get right amount in time.

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