LOT Polish Airlines is the national and flag carrier airline company of Poland. Being an EU Member Airline Company and the party of EU Regulation 261/2004, LOT Polish Airlines compensates its passengers in cases of a 3-hour and above delays/cancellation/denial of boarding as listed below depending upon the distance.
Besides the legal compensation, you might be reimbursed for your additional expenses like accommodation, food and access to communication tools. The EU Regulation and the passenger contract of LOT Polish Airlines commits to reimburse the additional reasonable expenses of the passengers arising from the disrupted flight.
LOT was founded in 1929 in Poland. LOT’s headquarters are currently located in Warsaw and the main base in Frederic Chopin Airport. LOT is a star alliance member. The company has 3 stars on Skytrax rating. Rafal Milczarski leads the company as the CEO. Its subsidiaries include LOT charters, LOT Airlines Central European Engine Services sp. z o.o., LOT Ground Services sp. z o.o. and WRO-LOT uslugi lotniskowe sp. z o.o..
It has declared $ 74,270,000 in revenue. LOT offers service to 59 destinations in 39 countries. Warsaw-Prague,Warsaw-Krakow,Istanbul-Frankfurt,Warsaw-Kiev are some of the main flight destinations.
LOT’s fleet consists of Embraer 170/175 model aircrafts. The average age of the fleet is 8.3 years. The youngest aircrafts are the Boeing 787 at 3.2 years old. They rank 35 among 54 airlines operating this type of aircraft. The most common aircraft in the fleet is the Embraer 170/175 with 16 of them at hand. They rank 22 among 33 airlines operating this type of aircraft.
LOT have 1 accident reports to date. The most recent one is in 2011 at Warszawa, Poland with Boeing 767 aircraft.