Air Burkina Compensation: Claim flight delay, cancellation or lost baggage. Get up to 600 euros refund for a delayed or cancelled flight and € 1.414 for lost luggage.
Air Burkina flight claim compensation: Eu law and Montreal Convention
Air Burkina EU Flight compensation: delay, cancellation and overbooking
- if the airline is European or…
- if the flight takes off from europe
Compensation summary under European law: Air Burkina delay, cancellation and overbooking
|Flight Distance (Km)||Air Burkina Compensation||Claim|
|Less than 1.500 km||€ 250||Claim € 250|
|1.500 Km – 3.500 Km||€ 400||Claim € 400|
|+ 3.500 Km||€ 600||Claim € 600|
Air Burkina Expenses
Air Burkina damages
Air Burkina E.g compensation according to European 261 law
- Flight overbooking from Frankfurt to London: Less than 1.500 km = 250 euros + expenses.
- Flight cancellation from Las Palmas to Florence: Between 1.500 km and 3.500 km = € 400 + expenses.
- Flight delay from Rome to New York: 3.500 km + = € 600 + expenses.
Air Burkina Compensations under Montreal Convention for delays, cancellations, overbooked flights and baggage
Only applicable when these two circumstances happen at the same time:
- All luggage claims even if it is an european airline
- When the airline is not European and the flight doesn´t depart from Europe
Compensation table for flight delays, cancellations, or overbooking according to the Montreal Convention
|Compensation||Limit of liability||Expenses|
|Baggage||€ 5.708 = 4.694 SDR (Special Drawing Rights)||Hotels, taxis, tours, other missed flights|
Air Burkina lost baggage or delayed luggage compensation
If you want to Claim Air Burkina for lost baggage you can get a compensation of 1.414 euros + expenses.
|Baggage claim||Limit of liability||Expenses|
|Lost or damaged||1.414 euros = 1.253 SDR (Special Drawing Rights)||Clothes, cost of the baggage, taxis|
Read: Fill the PIR: Property Irregularity Report to claim for the luggage to Air Burkina
What is the PIR of Air Burkina?
A Air Burkina Property Irregularity Report (PIR) reference is a unique code that tracks your delayed or damaged suitcase. It has a combination of 10 letters and numbers and it is needed to claim to Air Burkina.
- Ref code
- Number of lost baggages
- Type of disruption
- Colour and type
The Air Burkina Extraordinary Circumstances
The term ‘extraordinary circumstances’ is applicable when the delayed or cancelled flight is caused by something uncommon in which a claim receives no compensation. E.g.:
- Really bad weather conditions
- Political or civil unrest
- A few strikes not releated to Air Burkina like air traffic
Air Burkina not real Extraordinary Circumstances:
- Problems with Air Burkina staff
- Bad weather affecting a previous flight
- Denied boarding due to the flight being overbooked
- Air Burkina technical problems
Air Burkina “no show” : is it legal?
“No show” is ilegal. you are granted a compensation if you are being denied from boarding.
Can I claim my flight delay directly to Air Burkina?
First, if you want to claim directly to Air Burkina, you have to know your chances are scarce, since very often Air Burkina tries to justify their delayed flights with extraordinary circumstances that didn’t really happen, like bad weather. Consequently, it is highly recommendable to funnel your claim through lexority.
Time limit: How far back can I claim a flight compensation to Air Burkina?
Deadline to claim a flight to Air Burkina: 2 to 5 years as a general rule, contingent on the type of law that applies in each case.
- Montreal Convention: 2 years
- Regulation 261/2004 of the EU: 2 to 10 years. It is necessary to the civil code for that particular country.
Documents to claim successfully to Air Burkina:
Some Tips to claim Air Burkina
Keep all Air Burkina flight documents
Keep the boarding pass and e-ticket Air Burkina gave you. You should not get rid of them. They are often very useful to claim Air Burkina.
Air Burkina flight delays: 3 or more hours
Air Burkina delay must be higher than 3 hours to be entitled to a compensation.
Air Burkina overbooking: is it legal?
Air Burkina Overbooking: When Air Burkina sells more tickets than the actual number of passengers they can accommodate.
The overbooking is legal, but you can be granted up to € 600.
Air Burkina aims to avoid empty seats because of no-shows, and this must be legally sanctioned.
When the Air Burkina passenger has received a flight ticket 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 Burkina refuses them access to the plane.
These are your rights to claim Air Burkina
If you have any question. Here we are if you want to claim for a delayed, cancelled, overbooked flight, or lost baggage to Air Burkina.