SKY Airline Compensation: Claim flight delay, cancellation or baggage

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

SKY Airline flight claim compensation: EU 261 Law and Montreal Convention

SKY Airline EU Flight compensation: delay, cancellation and overbooking

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Suitable when any of these two circumstances occur:

  1. When the airline is European or…
  2. if the flight departs from europe

Compensation summary under European law: SKY Airline delayed, cancelled and overbooked fligh

Summary – SKY Airline flight compensation according to EU 261/2004 Regulation
Flight (km)SKY Airline CompensationClaim
Less than 1.500 km€ 250Claim € 250
1.500 Km – 3.500 Km€ 400Claim € 400
+ 3.500 Km€ 600Claim € 600


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SKY Airline Example of compensation according to european law

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

SKY Airline Compensations under Montreal Convention for delays, cancellations, overbooking and baggage

SKY Airline delay compensation

Suitable when these two circumstances occur simultaneously:

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

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

Montreal Convention table: SKY Airline compensation
CompensationLimit of liabilityExpenses
Baggage€ 5.708 = 4.694 SDR (Special Drawing Rights)Hotels, taxis, tours, other missed flights

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SKY Airline lost baggage or delayed luggage compensation

SKY Airline lost baggage claims

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

Summary: SKY Airline lost baggage compensation according to the Montreal Convention
Luggage claimLimit of liabilityExpenses
Lost or damaged1.414 euros = 1.253 SDR (Special Drawing Rights)Clothes, cost of the baggage, taxis

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Note: Fill the PIR: Property Irregularity Report to claim for the luggage to SKY Airline

Pir SKY Airline

What is the meaning of PIR?

A SKY Airline Property Irregularity Report (PIR) number is a unique code that traces your lost or damaged baggage. You can find 10 letters and numbers and it is imperative to claim to SKY Airline.

  • Reference code
  • Flight code
  • Number of lost baggages
  • Date
  • Problem
  • Color and type
  • Name

What the law says about SKY Airline cancellations

SKY Airline cancelled flights notified more than fourteen days before date of departure:

Sam has received a text from SKY Airline telling him that his flight in 18 days is cancelled. He does not have a right to compensation under the Regulation but may seek a refund of his flight cost. If there isn´t proof of mail from SKY Airline he will be granted a compensation too.

SKY Airline cancellations notified between 7 and 14 days before date of departure:

James has received a text from SKY Airline telling him that his flight in 12 days is cancelled. He has a right to compensation as his flight was cancelled by SKY Airline between 7 and 14 days before his departure and his flight departs more than 2 hours before the original scheduled time of departure and arrives more than four hours after the original scheduled arrival time.

SKY Airline cancelled flight notified less than seven days before departure:

James has received a mail from SKY Airline telling him that his flight in two days is cancelled. He has a right to compensation as his flight was cancelled by SKY Airline less than seven days before his departure and the new flight departs more than one hour before the {original} time of departure and arrives more than two hours after the original scheduled time.

SKY Airline missed connecting flight due to flight delay

It is normal in a SKY Airline flight to have one (or more) connections, on the trip.
If any one of SKY Airline flights are delayed, it can cause you to miss your connection.
It is SKY Airline responsibility to find you another flight to the final destination and you will be granted up to € 600 compensation if your new flight arrives 3 hours later than the original SKY Airline flight.

Can I claim my flight delay directly to SKY Airline?

First, if you want to claim directly to SKY Airline, you should know your chances are very small, since very often SKY Airline tries to justify their flight delays with extraordinary circumstances that didn’t really happen, such as issues with air traffic control. Consequently, it is highly recommendable to direct your claim through lexority.

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How far back can you go with claiming flight delay compensation to SKY Airline

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

  • Montreal Convention: 2 years
  • Regulation 261/2004 of the EU: two to ten years. You must read the civil code for that particular country.

Documentation to claim successfully to SKY Airline:


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Boarding pass

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Personal ID

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Inquire about the reason for SKY Airline delay or cancellation

The reason of the delay is important: specially if you don´t have the boarding pass.

SKY Airline delayed flights for 3 or more hours

SKY Airline delay must be higher than 3 hours to be entitled to a compensation.

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Overbooking at SKY Airline flight

Overbooked SKY Airline flight: When SKY Airline sells more tickets than the actual number of people they can take.

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

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

Once a SKY Airline 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 SKY Airline refuses them access to the plane.

How to calculate the distance between two airports and know the compensation that SKY Airline should pay?

SKY Airline flight distance
First of all, keep in mind that which is measured is the SKY Airline origin and the final destination of the reservation. So, in case we have a stop, you do not have count it. The orthodromic distance (bird flight) between origin and final destination has to be measured.

In this link: you can exactly calculate the km from airport to airport.