Flightright.it survey: in the summer 2014 in Italy a flight out of five took off late
For flights departing from’Rome-Fiumicino airport and headed to Barcelona were those most affected by the phenomenon: for this is, In fact, It is the highest number of flights with a delay of more than three hours.
Considering only flights with a delay of more than three hours, the average delay is 4 hours and 42 minutes.
About 431.000 estimated that flights made stopovers in Italian airports, the 22% was delayed (about 94.680). The increase in delays compared to last summer is equal to 27%.
According to estimates by flightright, more than 235.700 Italian passengers have potentially entitled to a refund of over 95 million euros as compensation for delayed or cancelled flights during the period June-August.
Source: The Flight