As a result, it has been forced to temporarily suspend certain flights that are a part of its network schedule and are open for sale. * The moderation of comments is automated and not cleared manually by, Copyright © 2020 The Indian Express [P] Ltd. All Rights Reserved, Explained: Why several GoAir flights have been cancelled, What makes A Promised Land by Barack Obama one of the best American presidential memoirs. So i have made booking for same day also the airline! “@goairlinesindia texted me at 1.43 am for a flight at 4.55am and ‘informs’ me that my flight is cancelled.. and says they will contact me within 24 hours.. what am I to do till then?? GoAir too is deducting money before giving refunds for flights cancelled because of the cyclone. China Airlines “Never travel through @goairlinesindia. Low-cost carrier GoAir on Monday cancelled 18 of its flights across the country over non-availability of aircraft and crew, sources said, affecting hundreds of … The cancelled flights include G8575 Mumbai Goa, G8381 Goa- Mumbai, G8 317 Mumbai Bengaluru, G8 395 Bengaluru to Mumbai, G8 113 Delhi- Bengaluru,G8 119 Bengaluru-Delhi, G8 209 Delhi to Bagdogra, G8215 Bagdogra-Delhi, G8 381 Mumbai-Chandigarh,G8 382 Chandigarh Mumbai, G8 227 Delhi-Srinagar, G8 192 Srinagar-Delhi, G8 199 Delhi-Srinagar, G8 149 Srinagar-Delhi, G8 373 Patna-Bengaluru, G8 378 from Patna to Bengaluru,G8295 Kolkata to Indore and G8 296 from Indore to Kolkata. Additionally, for those who are booked on flights that are being cancelled, the charter of passenger rights issued by the regulator puts the onus on the airline in cases like these to either book the passengers on other flights or offer a full refund. , Chandigarh , Dehradun, Indore, Thank you for subscribing to our daily newsletter. GoAir said that in the last four weeks, it has gone through unplanned grounding of aircraft. Flights to or from Mumbai, New Delhi and Bengaluru were worst affected Lot of flights are cancelled. My Go Air flight got cancelled which was on 22nd Feb 2017. I have been waiting since 6 hours and still the boarding hasn’t started. In Jammu, DDC polls bring hope, a sense of belonging, BJP's Shahnawaz Hussain: 4 CMs from NC, two from PDP, they need to answer for development in this region, Day 1 of J&K political test: 41% turnout in Valley, 52% overall, 33 films in environmental fest from Dec 5, Governor gives nod, UP’s anti-conversion law comes into effect, here to join our channel (@indianexpress), Who is Deep Sidhu and why is he getting attention in the farmers' protests, Why protesting farmers are still talking of two 2018 private member Bills. Risks to UK economy as Brexit deadline nears, Alia buys a new flat in Mumbai, Krishna Shroff’s sharp reply to a troll, India vs Australia 1st ODI Live Streaming. Hence, you can avoid the hassle of cancelling the flight and reschedule it for a future date. The Indian Express is now on Telegram. While this method is something I have been shouting on the rooftops from for airlines to implement in India, GoAir says the same process will also be followed if a flight is cancelled … Claim compensation for Go Air cancelled flights, air travelers are eligible to claim compensation for cancelled, overbooked flights & denied boarding up to ₹ 20,000. Was that the goal? “Alternate flight arrangements are being explored to minimize the impact. Delhi, Mumbai, They are clubbed in random flights. This was further aggravated with flight duty time limitations (FDTL) of the crew,” a spokesperson of the airline said. Here is the big catch, however. Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Bhopal The airline said in a statement that it has initiated all possible steps to minimise inconvenience to the passengers. If the airline has cancelled your flight and you’re due a refund, the next thing you need to do is make a good faith effort to contact the airline and request it. +91-9899721261 claim@refundme.in Airlines have often complained about overcapacity in the sector that has given them reduced pricing power even when their costs rise. Low-cost carrier GoAir on Monday cancelled 18 of its flights across the country over non-availability of aircraft and crew, sources said, affecting hundreds of passengers. However, several inconvenienced passengers took to Twitter to air their anguish. All flights are canceled through April 14, 2020. Due to Republic Day celebrations airspace over Delhi will remain closed. Flight Tracker - Check Live Flight Status with GoAir GoAir Customer Care: 1800 2100 999 / +91 22 6273 2111 | Protect your lips from the dry and cold weather with these easy tips! Reason, which they mentioned is "the issues are beyond their control!" Cancellation of a number of flights by a carrier that has more than 10 per cent market share in domestic air passenger traffic would be a cherry on top for GoAir’s rivals in the sector. Particularly, the summer season is a good period for airline as higher demand pushes the fares up anyway. Domestic carriers will be looking at this development positively as this could give them room to increase fares and tap a potential for better yields. 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Doomed airline,” Bichu posted. However, the airline said the cancellations came at the back of several reasons. "GoAir has cancelled flights 18 flights from Mumbai, Goa, Bengaluru, Delhi, Srinagar, Jammu, Patna, Indore and Kolkata on Monday.