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Old Nov 7, 18, 1:57 am
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Originally Posted by corporate-wage-slave View Post
Incidentally my reading on the situation is that BA were not under an EC261 obligation to provided hotel accommodation in New York - just telephone calls, food and drink. They were obliged to provide accomodation in Orlando, and to offer re-routing options.
Well one of the reasons EC261 was introduced was because airlines were incapable of doing the right thing and treating people fairly. I suppose the legislators did not appreciate that this level of granularity was needed.
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