When you authorize a payment for a flight, the amount of the booking is automatically blocked on your credit card by our system. At this stage of the booking process the amount is not yet debited - it is only “frozen”. When we block the money on your card, we do not withdraw any money until the booking is confirmed by the airline.
By blocking this amount, we are able to purchase the flight from the airline because we are assured that the agreed funds will be available when the transaction with the airline occurs. This is advantage both for you and for us since we will proceed to close your booking but you will not be debited until the flight is confirmed by the airline.
After you authorize the payment, one of the following situations may occur: