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A Delayed OS90 Flight: Reimbursement

Flight disruptions at either EWR or VIE Airport are never fun. In cases when your OS 90 journey is delayed arriving in Vienna, Germany, by more than 3 hours, Austrian Airlines has a legal obligation, based on the EU261/2004 Regulation, to provide remuneration. You do this for flight OS90 by filing a compensation claim for a delayed flight with the airline.

If you are unclear about how to get flight delay compensation for OS90, AirAdvisor has you covered. First, consult our free OS90 flight checker to start the process. Let us help you deal with the Austrian Airlines red tape to increase the odds of a favourable OS 90 delay claim outcome.


Compensation Qualification for an OS 90 Flight Cancellation

Flight cancellations definitely impact your travel plans to Vienna. But if you’re stranded at Newark Liberty International Airport and unable to land at Vienna International Airport, don’t panic. It’s possible to claim up to 600€ for the disruption from Austrian Airlines to soften the blow. Although there are certain stipulations to this flight OS90 payout, AirAdvisor makes it easy to sort through the Austrian Airlines cancellation claim process. We can answer all the questions you have relating to how to submit an OS 90 cancellation claim.

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Austrian Airlines Flight OS90 is Cancelled: Passengers’ Right to Claim a Refund

In short, Austrian Airlines must cover the cost of your cancelled flight from Newark Airport (EWR) to Vienna International Airport (VIE). This is done as an OS90 flight refund, and Austrian Airlines is also mandated to cover any supplementary costs, like a hotel stay at Newark Liberty International Airport, that you experience as a direct result of the OS90 cancellation.


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Austrian Airlines in Brief

Austrian Airlines, Austria's largest airline, has been providing quality service for over 60 years since its founding in 1957. As a part of the Lufthansa Group, the airline has become a major player in the European aviation industry. With a fleet size of 65 and traveling to over 130 destinations, Austrian Airlines is focused on Central and Eastern Europe. The airline transports around 305 million passengers annually and has about 6000 employees. Austrian Airlines operates around 220 flights a day and has generated an impressive revenue of EUR 1.871 million as of 2022. Headquartered in Vienna, the airline is a professional entity that values customer satisfaction and comfort.

An Outline of Newark Liberty Airport (EWR)

As a major gateway for travelers flying in and out of the New York City area, Newark Liberty International Airport has become an integral part of the region's transportation infrastructure since it was opened in 1928. Located just 7.2 km from downtown Newark and only 14 km from Manhattan, the airport serves 50 carriers and is the second-busiest in the New York City metropolitan area. In addition to being a hub for major airlines like United and FedEx, Newark Airport is responsible for over 393,000 aircraft operations and handles more than 43.4 million passengers and 780,000 tons of cargo on an annual basis.

Vienna Airport Overview

Vienna International Airport, located in Schwechat, Austria, is the largest airport in the country and one of the few in Europe quoted on the stock exchange. Originally built as a military airport in 1938, it now boasts 4 terminal buildings and offers the full range of associated services. As an important hub for a number of destinations in Europe, it handled over 31 million passengers in 2019, including long-haul flights to North America, Africa, and Asia. With its prime location just 18 km (11 mi) from central Vienna, it's the perfect gateway to explore the city and features a range of European destinations.


Answers to Common Questions Regarding Interruptions to Flight OS90 from Newark Liberty International Airport to Vienna International Airport


Always check with the Austrian Airlines staff on the ground what the specific reason was for the OS90 delay. Next, you can submit your compensation claim with us totally risk-free.


My flight delay from Newark to Vienna with Austrian Airlines was 2 hours. Can I get any compensation?

Since flight OS90 didn’t incur the minimum 3-hour delay, in this case, you wouldn’t qualify for any compensation from Austrian Airlines.


How much money can I get when my OS 90 flight is delayed arriving at Vienna Airport?

Remember that the minimum delay required on flight OS90 is 3 hours. Provided this is the case, the UE 261 Regulation says that Austrian Airlines must pay you 600€, assuming the reason for the delay qualifies.


How else should I expect to see my Austrian Airlines flight OS 90 referenced?

Typically, this flight from Newark Liberty International Airport to Vienna International Airport / Franz Josef Strauß Airport is referenced as OS 90 or OS90. You can also see it as AUA90 and AUA 90.