Only a handful of people are aware they are entitled to compensation by airlines. Fewer attempt to enforce such claims against the airlines. We have calculated what forgoing asserting a claim means in real terms. Not claiming compensation is equal to giving away money, or precious amounts of one’s time. Have a look at the graph and compare various countries around the globe.

Hourly wage

for a 40 hour

work week

Number of working hours required to earn the lowest amount of compensation (250 Euros)