Luxair, Société Luxembourgeoise de Navigation Aérienne S.A., a public limited liability company (société anonyme) incorporated and existing under the laws of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, having its registered office at 25 rue Gabriel Lippmann, L-5365 Munsbach, with postal address at L-2987 Luxembourg is the data controller of your personal data and is committed to respecting your privacy and protecting your personal information in accordance with the law.
Luxair collects personal information about you when you use our services, when you travel with us, when you use our websites, or when you use our call centres or mobile applications. This includes information you provide to us directly or indirectly through third parties. Those third parties include the following categories: companies involved in your travel plan such as travel agencies, hotels, other airlines or airport operators and companies contracted by Luxair to provide services to you.
Luxair may process any data you have communicated directly or indirectly, and generally the following categories of data:
• Information about you, such as your name, gender, address, telephone, email, nationality, date of birth, passport and visa. When you create a personal account or register, Luxair may also record your sign in details and other information you fill out on your personal account or registration form. This is for example the case with MyLuxair account;
• Information about your reservation, loyalty program, bookings, purchases, claims and any, additional assistance you require and other information related to your travel with Luxair (e.g. upgrades, extra luggage etc);
• You may also choose to share sensitive personal data with us regarding your health data because you have requested specific medical or other personalized assistance. In such case and if required by law, you will be requested to provide with your explicit consent in order for us to process those personal data.
The processing of your personal data is performed for the following purposes:
Travel arrangement includes managing your travel details such as booking flight or/and hotel, insurance subscription, boarding process, connecting flight, transfer to the hotel, accomplishment of visas checking at the airport, payment and invoicing, car rental, assistance and claims.
This processing includes also communication regarding the services you have booked such as receiving booking confirmation email with your personal data that you provided to us and travel itinerary (those information will allow you to check the correctness of the personal data that you have provided to us) but also receiving status update and service communication by email or text message regarding your travel arrangements (e.g. flight being delayed). Those communications may also contain options and offers about services you may want to use such as: upgrades, additional baggage etc.
We may process your personal data to provide you with marketing information by sending you newsletters, promotions or other marketing communications.
Please note that you can always object to the processing of your personal data for marketing purposes, and to receive commercial communications by clicking on the link displayed at the bottom thereof. Please note that if you tell us that you do not wish to be sent further marketing communications, you may still receive service communications which are necessary, for example, to confirm your booking or to provide you with an update on its status.
We may tailor the content of our websites, applications, emails and other communications to ensure that they are relevant to you. If you have searched for flights but not booked or finished the transaction, we may contact you with a reminder and provide assistance on our services via email based on the flights you searched for previously.
Statistical analysis and market research are performed to understand how to improve the services we offer and encourage customers to use the full range of our products and services. Luxair performs statistical research into general trends regarding the use of our services, websites, mobile application and the behavior and preferences of our customers.
We do organize surveys from time to time to better understand the way you use our services in order for us to improve them. Your participation in surveys is made on a voluntary basis.
We do provide from time to time to our customers the possibility to participate to games where for example a prize or gift may be win.
We may process your personal data for safety and legal purposes.
We may process your personal data to comply with legal obligations such as immigration and customs obligations or PNR (Passenger Name Record) or API (Advance Passenger Information) obligations. For PNR and API, various countries oblige airlines to disclose passenger data for arriving in and departing from such countries in order to assist the authorities to fight terrorism and serious crime or compliance with local legislation.
For safety reasons, we may keep a record of the names of passengers who have interfered with the safety or public order, either on board of Luxair’s aircrafts or on the ground or in connection with any services provided by Luxair, as necessary to enforce regulations or internal policies.
We may process your personal data for administrative reasons such as: claims you may have, accounting, payment card control, fraud control and maintenance of the system.
Depending on concerned processing operations, the processing of your personal data is based on one or several of the following conditions:
3.1 you have given your consent to the processing of your personal data for one or more specific purposes; or
3.2 the processing is necessary for the performance of a contract to which you are a party or in order to take steps at your request prior to entering into a contract ; or
3.3 processing is necessary for compliance with a legal obligation to which Luxair is subject; or
3.4 processing is necessary for the purposes of the legitimate interests pursued by Luxair or by its third party (e.g. combat fraud, send commercial communications on Luxair’s services, enforce our policies or else as detailed above).
If you fail to provide requested personal data, this may entail that we will not be able to provide all or parts of the services you have requested. Please be aware that in, in certain instances, you will not be able to cancel or obtain a refund of any fees you have paid for related services.
We may communicate your personal data to the following categories of third parties for the purposes mentioned in this notice:
- travel agencies, airlines, airport operators, insurance companies, call centers, hotels or other companies needed to deliver the services you have requested;
- credit card companies and anti-fraud service providers;
- partners in the loyalty programs that you have joined;
- authorized authorities, agencies or administrations, as required by applicable local law such as customs and immigration authorities or competent authorities responsible for PNR/API information; and
- third parties to protect our rights or the security or safety of our customers, employees and assets.
The transfer of your personal data is related to the purpose and localisation to third parties identified in this notice. Luxair intends to store and transfer personal data as much as possible inside the European Union or in third countries being considered by the European Commission as having an adequate level of protection. However, some personal data may be sent to third countries. In such circumstances, we will ensure that such transfers are either:
- necessary for the performance of a contract between you and Luxair, or the implementation of pre-contractual measures taken at your request; or
- necessary for the conclusion or performance of a contract concluded in your interest between Luxair and the data recipient; or
- necessary for the establishment, exercise or defence of legal claims; or
- covered by data transfers agreements based on standard data protection clauses adopted by the European Commission or any other solution complying with the law.
You have the right to request from Luxair access to and rectification of your data. Please note that where you request access to your personal data, since Luxair processes a large quantity of information and as allowed by the law, we may request that, before the information is delivered, you specify the information or processing activities to which the request relates.
You have also the right, subject to conditions imposed by law, to request the erasure of your personal data or the restriction of the processing concerning your data or to object to the processing of your personal data as well as the right to request the data portability of your personal data.
If you have provided your consent to the processing of your personal data you can at any time withdraw such consent.
You may also object, free of charge, to the future processing of your personal data relating to you for the purpose of marketing purposes.
Please include in any request you may have regarding your personal data the following items:
The above should be sent to the following address:
Luxair S.A. – Data Protection Officer
25 Rue Gabriel Lippmann,
Postal address: L-2987 Luxembourg
Or at the following email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
From the date that we receive all of the above information, Luxair will start to process your request. Please note that:
• any missing information will delay the processing of your request; and
• to the extent permitted by law, Luxair reserves the right to charge a EUR 10 administration fee in processing your request.
If you wish to raise a complaint on how Luxair has handled your personal data, you can contact the supervisory authority for data protection in Luxembourg:
Commission Nationale pour la Protection des Données
1, avenue du Rock’n’Roll
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Luxair uses the following types of cookies:
- Necessary cookies: these cookies are indispensable for visiting and using our websites. For instance, accessing your personal account or the flight booking is only possible through the activation of those specific cookies. These cookies are needed to identify you in a secure way when you log in before you are granted access to your personal data. By disabling cookies, you may no longer be able to use those features.
- Functional cookies: functional cookies are cookies that make it easier for our websites to work and ensure that you have a more personalized browsing experience. For example, these cookies can remember your language choice and country of residence or other user preferences.
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Users of this website acknowledge that they have been informed of this practise and authorise Luxair to use it. Users who wish to reject cookies may do so by amending the setting of their browser. By rejecting cookies, users acknowledge that certain offering or features of this website will not work.
To assist you in this process, we have provided links to some of the most popular web browsers:
Mozilla Firefox: please visit https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/enable-and-disable-cookies-website-preferences
Internet Explorer: please visit http://windows.microsoft.com/en-gb/internet-explorer/delete-manage-cookies#ie=ie-11
Google Chrome: please visit https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=en
Safari: please visit http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1677
To ensure security where personal data is collected, our website uses SSL encrypting technology (Secure Socket Layer) for the transmission of your data between your web browser and our web servers. The URL of a website using SSL connections to your browser always starts with https://
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