In Ukraine and CIS countries started the work of the German service Wirkaufendeinenflug or WKDF, which helps air passengers to obtain compensation in case of delays or flight cancellations, according to AIN.
The Ukrainians, who often fly to EU countries will be able to receive up to €425 payment per person.
The principle of the service is that the passenger leaves a request on the website indicating the circumstances that arose on the flight. WKDF concludes with him the contract of assignment of rights of claim of compensation, then the staff of specialized lawyers in court seeking payment from airlines. Payment is required for all air flights to the EU countries.
While for residents of the CIS countries the service is available only in Russian language support in Russia. Phones the contact center for Ukraine, Belarus and Kazakhstan promise to connect later.
According WKDF in Russia and the CIS in 2016, the volume of payments from international airlines amounted to about 200 million euros. According to the company, 97% of all lawsuits against the airlines WKDF won.
We will remind, earlier it was reported that in 2016 the volume of passenger traffic Ukrainian airlines increased in comparison with 2015 by 31.2%.