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Flight DL173 Trip Reimbursement for a Delay

In the event that you land at John F Kennedy, USA from Malpensa International Airport with a delay, you may have a right to claim compensation from Delta. This right for flight DL 173 is based on the UE 261 Regulation from 2004 and generally applies if your arrival at JFK Airport (not your departure from Milano Airport) is delayed more than 3 hours.

First, confirm if your DL173 journey from Milano to New York qualifies for flight delay compensation from Delta Air Lines using our free flight checker. Then, to significantly improve your chances of a successful DL 173 compensation claim, use AirAdvisor’s platform and expertise.


Flight DL 173 Trip Reimbursement for a Cancellation

A complete cancellation of your flight from Milano Airport (MXP) to John F Kennedy, USA may also qualify for compensation from Delta Air Lines of 600€

This DL173 flight cancellation reimbursement from Delta is subject to terms and conditions, and there is no one better to assist you with the DL 173 claim process than AirAdvisor. When your flight travelling from Malpensa International Airport to New York Airport leaves you stranded, we’re here to help.

Make a Compensation Claim with Delta for Delay When Landing at John F Kennedy, USA

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Flight DL 173 Cancelled: Your Right to a Reimbursement

Being grounded at Malpensa International Airport without a way to get to New York because your flight DL173 is cancelled is frustrating. Legally, Delta Air Lines needs to issue a refund for a cancelled DL173 flight to John F Kennedy, USA. You may also qualify for reimbursement from Delta for associated costs, like hotel rooms, that are a direct result of the DL 173 cancellation.


Route Map from Milano (MXP) to New York (JFK) for Delta Flight DL173


Useful Compensation Tips for Flight DL 173

Use the AirAdvisor Free DL 173 Claim Eligibility Checker

Exploring Delta Air Lines

Delta Air Lines, founded in 1925, has been a prominent name in the aviation industry for almost a century. As one of the major airlines of the United States and one of the world's oldest airlines in operation, Delta has undoubtedly made a lasting impact on the industry. With its headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia, Delta is a founding member of the SkyTeam airline alliance and has firmly established itself as a leader in the field. The airline carries an astounding number of passengers, ranking 2nd in the world, and 1st by revenue for commercially owned airline companies. With nine hubs and a fleet size of 915, Delta and its subsidiaries and regional affiliates operate over 5,400 flights daily and reach a staggering 325 destinations in 52 countries. Delta's remarkable success can be attributed to its team of over 90,000 employees who are dedicated to ensuring every customer has an exceptional experience.

Overview of Malpensa Airport in Milan

Milan Malpensa Airport, with its IATA code MXP, marks as the biggest international airport in Northern Italy. Established in the year 1909, this airport is situated 49 kilometers (30 mi) northwest of Milan. In terms of passenger flow, Malpensa handled over 21.3 million passengers in 2022, making it the 23rd busiest airport in Europe. Moreover, it's the second busiest airport in Italy, following Rome Fiumicino Airport. Milan Malpensa is renowned for its cargo services, being the busiest cargo airport in the country, handling 721.254 tons of freight annually. With direct scheduled flights to 6th of the European countries, Malpensa forms the Milan airport system, serving close to 42.2 million passengers in 2022.

A Brief Look at John F. Kennedy International Airport

As the main airport in New York, John F Kennedy Airport (JFK) has been serving the city since its opening in 1948. Located in Queens, it's just 26 km away from Manhattan, making it easily accessible for both locals and tourists. JFK is one of the 13th-busiest airports in the United States, with over 90 airlines operating from its 5 passenger terminals and 4 runways. It serves as a hub for American Airlines and Delta Air Lines, providing convenient connections to destinations around the world. With public transportation readily available, JFK remains a popular choice for travelers. In 2022, it served a staggering 55,175,249 passengers and accommodated 439,320 aircraft operations.


Flight DL 173 Reimbursement for Trips from Milano to New York: Answers to Common Questions


What process do I follow when flight DL173 to John F Kennedy, USA (JFK) experiences a delay?

Once you land at John F Kennedy, USA, speak with Delta Air Lines staff to confirm the exact reason why flight DL 173 had a delay. Armed with this information relating to flight DL173, head to AirAdvisor to file a risk-free compensation claim because there’s no charge unless you win.


What if my flight from Milano MXP to New York JFK is 2 hours late? Can I claim reimbursement?

Since the required threshold for DL173 flight delay compensation is 3 hours, a 2-hour delay upon arrival at New York Airport (JFK) would not qualify for any compensation.


What kind of payment can I expect to receive from Delta when flight DL173 has a delay?

When you meet the minimum 3-hour threshold, a flight DL 173 delay can qualify for payment of 600€ from Delta Air Lines. This is based on EU Regulation 261.


How is this air journey from Malpensa International Airport to John F Kennedy, USA typically referenced?

This Delta flight may be noted as DL173 or DL 173. It may also be referenced as DAL173 or DAL 173.