Travel insurance won’t necessarily help you recoup any losses
If a given country’s laws don’t protect air travelers, travel insurance may not be of much help either.
“Standard travel insurance policies typically don’t provide cancellation coverage for situations like this, including travel warnings and other government issued advisories,” said Steven Benna, a marketing specialist with travel insurance comparison website Squaremouth. “Usually, the only coverage available for grounded flights is due to a mechanical failure of the aircraft or inclement weather.”
Read the full MarketWatch article online here: https://www.marketwatch.com/story/how-the-grounding-of-the-boeing-737-max-planes-will-affect-air-travelers-2019-03-13