Air Caraibes Compensation: Claim flight delay, cancellation or baggage

Air Caraibes Compensation: Claim flight delay, cancellation or lost baggage. Get up to 600 euros compensation for a delayed or cancelled flight and € 1.414 for lost luggage.

Air Caraibes flight claim compensation: Eu law and Montreal Convention

Air Caraibes European compensation: delayed, cancelled and overbooked flight

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Only when any of these 2 circumstances happen:

  1. When it is an european airline or…
  2. if the flight departs from europe

Compensation review under Eu law: Air Caraibes delay, cancellation and overbooking

Summary – Air Caraibes flight compensation according to EU Regulation
Flight Distance (Km) Air Caraibes Compensation Claim
Less than 1.500 km € 250 Claim € 250
1.500 Km – 3.500 Km € 400 Claim € 400
More than 3.500 Km € 600 Claim € 600


Air Caraibes Expenses


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Air Caraibes E.g. compensation according to european law

  • Flight cancellation from Paris to London: Less than 1.500 km = € 250 + expenses.
  • Flight cancellation from Las Palmas to Belgium: 1.500 km -3.500 km = 400 euros + expenses.
  • Flight overbooking from Barcelona to India: More than 3.500 km = € 600 + expenses.

Air Caraibes Montreal Convention Compensations for delays, cancellations, overbooking and baggage

Air Caraibes delay compensation

Only applicable when these 2 circumstances happen simultaneously:

  1. All luggage claims even if the airline is european
  2. When the airline is not European and the flight doesn´t take off from Europe

Compensation table for flight delays, cancellations, or overbooked flight according to the Montreal Convention

Montreal Convention review: Air Caraibes compensation
Compensation Limit of liability Expenses
Luggage € 5.708 = 4.694 SDR (Special Drawing Rights) Hotels, taxis, tours, other missed flights

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Air Caraibes lost baggage or delayed luggage compensation

Air Caraibes lost baggage claims

If you want to Claim Air Caraibes for lost baggage you can get a compensation of € 1.414 + expenses.

Outline: Air Caraibes lost baggage compensation according to the Montreal Convention
Luggage claim Limit of liability Expenses
Lost or damaged € 1.414 = 1.253 SDR (Special Drawing Rights) Clothes, cost of the baggage, taxis

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Read: Fill the PIR: Property Irregularity Report to claim for the luggage to Air Caraibes

Pir Air Caraibes

What is Air Caraibes Property Irregularity Report?

A Air Caraibes Property Irregularity Report (PIR) reference is a unique code that traces your delayed or damaged luggage. You can find 10 letters and numbers and it is imperative to claim to Air Caraibes.

  • Number of lost baggages
  • Issue
  • Reference code so that Air Caraibes can track the suitcase
  • Flight code
  • Date
  • Colour and type
  • Name

The Air Caraibes Extraordinary Circumstances

The term ‘extraordinary circumstances’ is applicable when the delayed or cancelled flight is due to something uncommon in which a claim receives no compensation. Such as:

  • Security
  • Really bad weather conditions
  • Political or civil unrest
  • Some strikes unrelated to Air Caraibes such as baggage handlers

Air Caraibes not real Extraordinary Circumstances:

  • Problems with Air Caraibes staff
  • Bad weather affecting a previous flight
  • Denied boarding due to the flight being overbooked
  • Air Caraibes technical problems

Air Caraibes denied boarding:

  • Do not dispose of boarding passes.
  • Ask why you’re being denied boarding.

Can I claim my delayed flight directly to Air Caraibes?

First, if you want to claim directly to Air Caraibes, you should know your chances are very small, since very often Air Caraibes tries to justify their delayed flights with extraordinary circumstances that didn’t really happen, like bad weather. Therefore, it is highly recommendable to funnel your claim through lexority.

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How far back can you go with claiming flight delay compensation to Air Caraibes

Deadline to claim a flight to Air Caraibes: 2 to 5 years as a general rule, contingent on the type of regulation that is applicable in each case.

  • Montreal Convention: two years
  • Eu law: two to ten years. It is necessary to the civil code for each country.

Documents to claim properly to Air Caraibes:


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Boarding pass

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Personal ID

luggage flight claim Air Caraibes


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Some advice to claim Air Caraibes

Keep ticket expenses to claim Air Caraibes

Even though Air Caraibes must refund the expenses, sometimes the airline doesn´t do it. Air Caraibes is allowed to ask for your receipts as proof before refunding you for the expenses of your trip.

Air Caraibes flight delays: 3 or more hours

Air Caraibes delay must be higher than 3 hours to be entitled to a compensation.

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Air Caraibes overbooking: is it legal?

Air Caraibes Overbooking: When Air Caraibes sells more tickets than the possible number of people they can accommodate.

The overbooking is legal, but you are entitled to a compensation up to € 600.

Air Caraibes aims to avoid empty seats because of no-shows, and this must be legally sanctioned.

When the Air Caraibes passenger has received a reservation or any document stating the payment has been accepted and registered, it is a “confirmed reservation”. Boarding denials happen when a passenger presents to the gate but Air Caraibes refuses them access to the plane.

How do I know how long the Air Caraibes flight delay has been?

Air Caraibes delayed flight time

  1. Have a Lexority lawyer to tell you how long the Air Caraibes flight delay was without any doubt. You have to be aware that the following tools are not always accurate and need a payment record.
  2. Use the web where if you register you can see the Air Caraibes status of all flights including those of years ago.
  3. Another option is entering to where you can see the last seven days Air Caraibes flight delays without registering. After registration you can also see delayed flights from up to 2 years ago.

Must read: When the Air Caraibes delay is very close to three hours, Flightradar24 is not 100% accurate, since it shows the time of landing, but not the exit from the plane, which is what the law says has to be taken in consideration.