What is overbooking?

What is overbooking?


1204      04.05.2022

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Sometimes the tricks of airlines to make more money lead to the so-called "overbooking", which occurs when selling more tickets than available in the cabin. The following is an explanation of why this happens and how you should behave in this situation.

Statistics show that usually several passengers do not come to the flights. This is due to a variety of reasons, sometimes people refuse to fly due to personal reasons or are simply late for the flight. In order to keep as few vacancies as possible on board, airlines sell a little more tickets than they already have, and sometimes err on their side of expectations.

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