Lufthansa flights cancelled due to IT failure — Claim flight compensation
Wednesday, February 15, 2023
Lufthansa, one of the world's largest airlines, has been hit by a major IT failure, leading to the cancellation of numerous flights. The issue, which was reported on February 15th, 2023, caused chaos at airports across the globe, with many travellers left stranded and frustrated. The German airline has since apologised for the inconvenience caused and assured customers that it is working hard to resolve the problem.
Lufthansa IT failure on Wednesday — What happened?
According to reports, Lufthansa's IT system suffered a severe malfunction, which affected the airline's check-in, boarding, and flight information systems. As a result, dozens of flights were cancelled or delayed, causing major disruptions to travellers' plans. The issue affected both domestic and international flights and led to long queues and frustration at many airports.
Is my flight affected by Lufthansa's IT failure?
If your Lufthansa flight is delayed or cancelled due to the IT failure this Wednesday, the airline should have contacted you to keep you posted on the latest status of your flight. You can also easily check it on the Frankfurt Airport website, as the failure mainly impacted flights from and to the German airport.
Cancelled or delayed Lufthansa due to IT failure? You can claim compensation!
Whether your Lufthansa flight got delayed or cancelled following the latest IT failure on Wednesday, you can claim flight compensation up to £520 per passenger!
According to the European regulations, flight compensation is available for passengers as soon as:
- Their flight was delayed by more than 3 hours, or
- Was cancelled less than 14 days before departure.
In both cases, the airline must be responsible for the delayed or cancelled flight. In this case, Lufthansa is indeed responsible for their IT performance and therefore passengers are entitled to flight compensation up to £520 per passenger!
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