American Airlines flight delay claim

American Airlines is the worlds largest airline! Flying to more destinations, with more planes, more staff and more revenue than any other airline American Airlines is a behemoth in the aviation industry. UK, Europe, South America and to every corner of the world - American Airlines flies there.

Despite its size however American Airlines does score badly on international punctuality tables scoring at 110 in the list. Statistics put almost 72% of flights arriving on time.

American Airlines flights from the UK

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American Airlines Delayed or Cancelled Flights Claims FAQ

As with all airlines that fly to so many destinations and carry millions of passengers American Airlines is always susceptible to flight delays and cancellations. If you have been delayed on a flight flown by American Airlines then under EU Regulation 261/2004 you are entitled to compensation for your delayed flight, missed connection or if you have been denied boarding by American Airlines.

Use our free flight checker at the top/bottom and side of this page to start your claim. You don't need any information to start your claim apart from the date of your American Airlines flight.

When can I claim compensation from American Airlines?

In accordance to EU Regulation 261/ 2004 passengers are entitled to compensation if they have encounted a flight delay of over 3 hours or if their flight has been cancelled. If you have been denied boarding due to over booking or miss a connection then you are also eligible for compensation.

What are the criteria to claim against American Airlines?

Your flight needs to fulfill some the following criteria:

  • Your flight was from an airport within Europe with ANY AIRLINE
  • Your flight was to an airport within Europe on a European airline
  • Your flight was delayed at least three hours
  • Your flight was cancelled
  • Your flight was full and you were denied boarding
  • Your delay caused you to miss a connecting flight and you didnt arrive at your final destination within 3 hours of the expected arrival time.

Who is allowed to make a claim?

Anyone is allowed to make a flight delay claim. You can also claim for your travelling companions.

American Airlines Flight Delays

08/07/2019 - flight AA6142 from London Heathrow Airport to John F Kennedy International Airport

07/07/2019 - flight AA729 from London Heathrow Airport to Philadelphia International Airport

07/07/2019 - flight MQ3380 from Birmingham International Airport to Miami International Airport

03/07/2019 - flight AA9200 from London Heathrow Airport to Philadelphia International Airport

27/05/2019 - flight AA737 from London Heathrow Airport to Philadelphia International Airport

12/05/2019 - flight AA6136 from London Heathrow Airport to John F Kennedy International Airport

06/05/2019 - flight AA6209 from Tampa International Airport to London Gatwick Airport

25/04/2019 - flight AA6166 from London Heathrow Airport to Logan International Airport

06/04/2019 - flight AA91 from London Heathrow Airport to Chicago OHare International Airport

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Have you flown with American Airlines and had a flight delay, missed connection, cancelled flight or have been denied boarding in the last 6 years? If so try our free flight checker to see how much you may be entitled to in compensation for you AND your fellow travellers.

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