Hurricane Irene: information and precautionary measures
What can you do if your plane is delayed, if you can’t board it, or if it is canceled ? Or any other claim ?
What do the laws say ?
If companies don’t respect passengers’ rights, what can happen ?
The Consulate General of France reminds the passengers’ rights to financial assistance from the companies (in French).
Latest update: Wednesday, August 31st 2011 11am
Teh Consulate General of France stay fully mobilized since Saturday, August 27th to help French citizens stcuck in NYC and waiting for a flight back to France or Europe.
JFK airport re-opened on Monday morning, 29th of August 2011 at 6 am. Departing flights re-started at noon the same day.
Newark airport re-opened on Monday morning, 29th of August 2011 at 6 am. Departing flights re-started at noon the same day.
La Guardia airport is working both ways since Monday 29th of August 7 am.
We higly recommend that you get in touch with your airline.
If your stay in NYC had to be, unfortunately, extended, and you are looking for a lodging solution, here is a non-exhaustive list of hotels and youth hotels.