After Andrew Wolkstein’s flight from Tel Aviv, Israel, to Newark, New Jersey, is canceled because of a pilots’ strike, he’s downgraded to economy class. Why won’t El Al Israel Airlines refund the fee he paid for a better seat? “Downgraded on my flight home — where’s my refund?”
Kenneth Giambrone’s months-long case against American Airlines for an involuntary downgrade has just ended, thanks to the help of our advocates and our forum — to his immense satisfaction. “I was downgraded to business class and I want full compensation!”
Dale Reed’s American Airlines flight is canceled because of weather, but then reinstated. Should the company cover his hotel costs — or is that a lost cause?
After Elizabeth Bentley asks about an upgrade on her transatlantic flight, her ticket is mysteriously canceled. She’s rebooked on a less convenient flight, but is she entitled to a refund? “Downgraded after I turned down an upgrade”
Douglas Bentele thought he lucked out when he scored two business class tickets to Paris for just $1,400 each. But now Priceline has bad news for him: He’s actually sitting in economy class. Can this be fixed?