You had a flight delay or your flight was cancelled? Check and see if you are entitled to compensation. Simply enter your flight details on our website and you will see immediately if you are potentially entitled to compensation. If yes, we will take over and take care of all necessary bureaucratic steps. If required, we will go to court to enforce your rights. We help you quickly and efficiently in the event of flight disruptions. Because even with a respected airline such as United Airlines cancellations and similar disruptions occur time and again.
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The team at refund.me would like you to be familiar with your rights and make sure you assert them. There is no risk, since we work according to the ‘No Win, No Fee’ principle. In other words: you are only charged a commission if we have successfully obtained a compensation payout from United Airlines. If we have not, you are not charged anything.
About United Airlines
United Airlines is an American airline that is the world’s largest when it comes to passenger miles. Since it’s merger with Continental Airlines in the year 2010 United Airlines is a subsidiary company of United Continental Holdings. The corporation behind the airline is based in Chicago. Chicago O’Hare is the home airport of United Airlines. The airline’s major hubs are in Chicago, Cleveland, Denver, Houston, Los Angeles, Newark, San Francisco and Washington, D.C. The company’s history can be traced back to 1926. This is when the postal airline Varney Air was founded, which, after a series of expansions, turned into United Air Lines in 1931. This was the spelling of the airline’s company name until 1974. Joined by American Airlines and Delta Air Lines, United Airlines is one of the three remaining traditional US airlines with an extensive network of flight routes. United Airlines currently flies to over 700 destinations in 127 countries world-wide. In 2012 it transported 92.4 million passengers. In the same year it achieved a turnover of 37.2 billion US dollars. In 2013 88,513 people were employed by United Airlines.
When am I entitled to compensation?
According to EU Regulation 261/ 2004 airline passengers are entitled to compensation in the event of flight delays and cancellations. This also applies to over-bookings and bumped flights.
Under which circumstances am I entitled to compensation?
There are several possibilities:
- You departed from an airport within Europe on any given airline (also includes non-EU airlines) or
- You arrived at an airport within Europe on a European airline
- Your flight was delayed at least three hours
- Your flight did not take place
- Your flight was over-booked. As a result there was no seat available.
- You missed your connecting flight. As a result you arrived at your destination airport with a delay of more than three hours
Who can make a compensation claim?
Any person in the world has the right to lodge a claim for compensation. You do not have to be an EU citizen. The only requirement is that one or more of the above listed scenarios apply. Perhaps you know airline passengers who had problems with their flight in the last three years? We would be happy to help your friends.