Blog Category Travel Alerts July 22, 2019 By

British Airways Flight Cancellations

Please see below the latest update from our underwriters TIF in regards to the planned British Airways Flight Cancellations.

Following the announcement that British Airways have cancelled all flights to Cairo, Egypt for 7 days between 20th July 2019 and 26th July 2019 due to security concerns, we here at tifgroup would like to clarify our position.

The following information has been issued by British Airways and we recommend that any customer due to fly to Cairo with British Airways follow the steps outlined by them:

Check the status of your flight
Please keep checking the very latest information about your flight before travelling to the airport.
> Check the status of your flight

What to do if your flight has been cancelled
If your flight has been cancelled, please do not travel to the airport. We have a policy in place outlining the options available to you and how to make changes to your booking.
Rebooking options if your flight has been cancelled.

Please follow this link for more information:


Our policies do not cover strike or industrial action which started or that had been announced before the date of your departure. We would refer clients to the airlines or their tour operator for compensation where “the other party to the contract will give prompt assistance to a consumer in difficulty”, as per the package travel regulations found here The Package Travel Compensation

Extension of your Travel Insurance

Cover will be extended in the event of a delay or failure of public transport services during your trip which result in you being unable to complete your trip before your travel policy expires.

In the event that you have specific questions not answered by this directive, please feel free to email us on and we will endeavour to offer an answer.