Flights cancelled? Here is what you need to know

Passengers were left stranded today when a technical problem at an air traffic control centre caused chaos at airports across the UK and Ireland.A recent court ruling against Ryanair clarified the rights passengers have when their flight is cancelled or delayed:

  • If your flight has been cancelled, your airline must get you to your destination or offer you a full refund.
  • If your flight is severely delayed, your are entitled to food, drinks, and some communications.
  • If you are delayed overnight, this means a hotel

Read: All you need to know about your flight rights

Advertisement

Delays may continue after air traffic control problems

Passengers were left stranded today when a technical problem at an air traffic control centre caused chaos at airports across the UK and Ireland.