Southwest Airlines Cancellations During Holiday Travel Class Action

Southwest Airlines Company is a major US passenger airline. Between December 24, 2022 and January 2, 2023, however, the airline experienced enormous flight delays around the country, during a peak travel time, which the complaint for this class action alleges was due to technical problems with its systems. The complaint also claims that passengers whose  Read more

Baggage Accumulating at Airport During Flight Delays

Southwest Airlines Refunds for Thousands of Cancellations Class Action

Between Friday, December 23, and Wednesday, December 28, 2022, Southwest Airlines Co. cancelled more than 14,500 of its flights, claiming a weather-related issue. Unfortunately for all those who did not get to their destinations in this heavy-travel season, the complaint alleges that Southwest has not been providing refunds for these cancelled flights.  Read more

Southwest Airlines Plane in Flight

TAP Air Portugal No Refunds for Flights Cancelled Due to Covid-19 Class Action

This breach of contract class action brings suit against an airline based in Portugal, Transportes Aéreos Portugueses, SA, which does business as TAP Air Portugal. The complaint alleges that TAP, which offers flights to and from the US, cancelled flights but did not give refunds to the passengers who had paid to be on those  Read more

TAP Air Portugal Airplane Gaining Altitude

British Airways Flight Cancelations Settlement

British Airways plc (BA) is settling a class action alleging it violated its Conditions of Carriage when it did not give refunds to passengers whose flights it canceled due to Covid-19. The complaint alleged that instead of giving them refunds, British Airways gave them vouchers.  Read more

British Airways Aircraft Tails

Southwest Airlines No Refunds of TSA Fees for Cancellations Class Action

Southwest Airlines Co. collects from passengers who make reservations a September 11 security fee, or TSA fee, that is to go to the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to pay for security at places such as airports. According to the complaint for this class action, if passengers then cancel their travel, Southwest is supposed refund to  Read more

Boeing 737 Southwest Airlines takes off from McCarran International Airport

Philippine Airlines Refunds for Covid-19 Cancelations Class Action

Like many airlines, Philippine Airlines, Inc. (PAL) has canceled a large percentage of its flights because of the decline in travel brought about by the Covid-19 pandemic. However, the complaint for this class action alleges that PAL has refused to give customers refunds for their tickets on the flights it canceled, against the terms in  Read more

Philippine Airlines Plane in Flight

No Refunds for Philippine Airlines-Cancelled Flights Class Action

This class action takes up an issue that has become familiar over the past year: airline flight cancellations due to fewer flights due to Covid-19 conditions that do not result in a full refund to the canceled customers. The complaint brings suit against Philippine Airlines (PAL) for not issuing refunds to passengers whose flights it  Read more

A Philippine Airlines Plane in the Air

Frontier Airlines Illusory Offer for Canceled Flights Kentucky Class Action

When airlines cancel flights, they are supposed to provide refunds to persons who booked tickets on that flight. The complaint for this class action alleges that Frontier Airlines, Inc. has refused to provide refunds to would-be passengers when it cancelled flights due to Covid-19.  Read more

Frontier Airlines Airbus Aircraft

Air Canada No Refunds for People Denied Entry Class Action

During the current Covid-19 pandemic, airlines have experienced severe drops in bookings, and some passengers have had difficulty getting refunds. The complaint for this class action adds another wrinkle to the problem. It alleges not only that Air Canada has cancelled flights, but that many flights that have not actually been cancelled have nevertheless been  Read more

An Air Canada Plane in Flight

American Airlines Charges for “Free” Checked Bag Class Action

According to the complaint for this class action, in 2019, American Airlines, Inc. (AA) earned over $1.4 billion in baggage fees. AA now offers to allow certain customers to check bags for free now, but the complaint alleges that “AA systematically required these passengers to pay to check bags and thus breached its contract with  Read more

Tails of Several American Airlines Planes