A 50th wedding anniversary trip without luggage thanks to Aer Lingus

When Joe Golding and his wife flew from Chicago to Ireland on Aer Lingus to celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary, the airline lost their luggage on the way. The couple spent three days traveling without their luggage before it was found and delivered to them. Golding subsequently filed a lost luggage claim, but three months later it still had not been processed. Can our advocates help him get reimbursed? Read more “A 50th wedding anniversary trip without luggage thanks to Aer Lingus”

I need LATAM to send instructions for my claim in English

When Tim Tyler’s luggage goes missing after a flight on LATAM Airlines, communication failures with the airline stall the resolution of his claim for compensation. Can our advocates get LATAM to process the claim without further delays? Read more “I need LATAM to send instructions for my claim in English”

It has been four months — where is my reimbursement check from Iberia?

When Iberia Airlines promises Susie Burton compensation for her lost luggage, she waits. And waits. And waits. Four months later, she calls our advocacy team. Can they help? Read more “It has been four months — where is my reimbursement check from Iberia?”

Why a luggage delay does not entitle you to a ticket refund

Erin Hill is invited to be a bridesmaid in her friend’s destination wedding in the U.S. Virgin Islands. Air traffic delays cause her to miss her original flight to St. Thomas. Sympathetic to Hill’s situation, United routes her through Miami on another carrier. Arriving in St. Thomas that same night, she can still be in the wedding the next day as planned. But Hill’s luggage doesn’t make the trip. She’s forced to borrow clothes from her friend and misses participating in the wedding. Now Hill wants a full refund. Will our advocates be able to help her get it? Read more “Why a luggage delay does not entitle you to a ticket refund”