I had a cancelled flight due to coronavirus – what are my rights?
Will my airline refund me for the cancelled flight if I contact them myself?
I was offered a flight voucher instead of a refund – do I have to take it?
How can GIVT assist with passengers right during coronavirus?
Purchasing tickets has become so much easier in recent years. Gone are the days of visiting an airline office and waiting for a printed ticket. Nowadays tickets can be purchased directly from the comfort of your own home and for the more technology savvy, tickets can be bought practically anywhere just with their smartphones. It…Read more >
Hope raises as British Government vows to review quarantine on Spanish holidays! Quarantine for travellers returning from Spain from the 10th of August may be lifted giving new hope for holidays. Spain’s Tourism Minister Reyes Maroto said “the British Government will review quarantine imposed on travellers from Spain”. She added that the government has already…Read more >
Flight vouchers are the aviation industry’s response to flights cancelled by the Coronavirus crisis and the subsequent claims for refunds. Don’t be fooled! Ticket refunds are a right, claim yours now! Only a few months ago requesting a refund for a cancelled flight was not a problem and most refund requests were processed in a…Read more >
The Whole World in Freeze-Frame Out of nowhere our whole world was halted freeze-frame for months. Nobody expected it and no one was prepared for it. We were closed off in our homes, some of us without anybody else to interact with. And all that long while we longed for what we took most for…Read more >
Europe is flying again On 15th June 2020 the skies of Europe opened up. EU countries reopened their land borders with neighbouring fellow EU members. With only a few exceptions, most notably the border with Spain and Portugal, we can safely say that post-COVID European airlines are now back in business. This will come as…Read more >
I Will Fly Again Coronavirus wrought an unprecedented toll on developed countries in 2020. Health systems were strained to the limit, many people were infected, and tragically many died. The pandemic also had an unprecedented effect on businesses, with millions put in lockdown, unable to work. Every industry was hit, but perhaps hardest hit was…Read more >