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PAWA Dominicana [no longer operating]


121 reviews
Headquarters: Avenida Winston Churchill, Acropolis Center Citi Tower, Piso 14, Santo Domingo 10124 Dominican Republic 1 (829) 735-0300
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Phoenix, Arizona
Level 4 Contributor
16 reviews
4 helpful votes
Reviewed July 21, 2018

excwelent service, good food, service and very punctual, too bad is not traveling to Dominican Republic.

Date of travel: November 2017
Caribbean Economy Miami - Santo Domingo
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London, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
208 reviews
127 helpful votes
Reviewed March 28, 2018 via mobile

I booked 2 flights with PAWA months in advance and 3 months in between the two flights. The first one was cancelled so we had to pay triple the cost of the PAWA flight as we had to get there that day and by the time the second flight was coming up the airline was grounded. I guess that’s what...

Date of travel: March 2018
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Morovis, Puerto Rico
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
5 helpful votes
Reviewed March 7, 2018

The airline cancelled operations three days after I bought my ticket due to debt with Government of Santo Domingo. They indicated through the website and email that all customers should process their refunds and they would be responding in 21-30 business days. After one month, no response, no one to talk with about the situation, and no responsibility from anyone...

Date of travel: March 2018
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Estados Unidos
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
1 helpful vote
Reviewed March 3, 2018

I booked a ticket back in December and was called a month later telling me the airline would not operate flights on the day we choose and we were changed to a later date. I called and said that would not work and finally got confirmation of a change a day earlier. Now, today, I just got another notification that...

Date of travel: December 2017
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Miami Beach, Florida
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
2 helpful votes
Reviewed March 2, 2018

while I bought 3 tickets in advanced for 3 consecutive weekends (because I go to law school in DR). Airline was closed. I know have 3 tickets of 265 each, that has not been refunded. even after completing the online paper work requested. it has been over 40 days, and I still don't have my money in my credit card.

Date of travel: January 2018
Caribbean Economy Miami - Santo Domingo
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Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Level 2 Contributor
8 reviews
Reviewed February 26, 2018 via mobile

I have just had a terrible experience with this airline . they have gone into suspension on 29/01/2018 .No notifications to pax at all . I came to Miami from Austria to find out that my next flight with Pawa domenicana tu Curaçao will never happen. I found myself in a city where i have no one and hotels are...

Date of travel: February 2018
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Summerdale, Alabama
Level 6 Contributor
115 reviews
22 helpful votes
Reviewed February 21, 2018

This airline was a going concern for many years, but got caught up in a lot of problems both locally and abroad. Their communication to customers became extremely poor and lack of payment to vendors ultimately caused them to cease operations completely.

Date of travel: January 2018
International Economy Santo Domingo - Miami
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Puerto Rico
1 review
Reviewed January 19, 2018

Very nice people, warm service on board. Not the first time I have flown with the airline, the seats on the plane are a little bit small, but they complement it with a very pleassing service.

Date of travel: January 2018
Caribbean Economy Santo Domingo - Curacao
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Saint-Barthelemy-d'Anjou, France
Level 1 Contributor
2 reviews
1 helpful vote
Reviewed January 16, 2018

I had no option after hurricane Irma but to choose this airline: customer service answers only when you want to buy. When you need to change your flights, they don't know you anymore. Incredibly careless staff. I didn't use my ticket after the whole hurricane season, I did tell them, and no answer at all. If they knew I wasn't...

Date of travel: October 2017
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Miami, Florida
Level 6 Contributor
130 reviews
17 helpful votes
Reviewed January 13, 2018

This was a round trip and the price paid was great for the service, they have full meal on their flights, on free check baggage and one carry on, and most important they were on time both ways.

Date of travel: October 2017
Caribbean Economy Miami - Santo Domingo
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“while I bought 3 tickets in advanced for 3 consecutive weekends (because I go to law school in DR).”
hguzm136, 2 Mar 2018 | Read review
“Do not try to use this airline”
260DavidR, 21 Feb 2018 | Read review
“Be at the airport 1 1/2 prior your flight”
marcialg809, 13 Jan 2018 | Read review
“Do not book with this airline”
SteveRiley, 2 Jan 2018 | Read review
“Best way to have a good worry free flight is to NOT fly PAWA”
ChuckC391, 29 Dec 2017 | Read review
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