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The Iceland volcano that crippled European travel also sent airlines to Brussels to argue that passengers shouldn't be compensated in extreme situations. The first ruling says they should.

Passengers whose flights are delayed by three hours or more should be entitled to compensation from airlines, according to a senior European Court of Justice (ECJ) official.

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