More and more people get to travel at the end of the year. For those travelers, they should be caution to the fraud in this busy season. Recently, according to our passengers’ report, some of them have received SMS from unidentified cell phone number before the flight’s departure time, named that the flight had changed or the name of the passenger was incorrect and need alter and asked the passengers to alter the name, change or cancel the flight via the contact number begin with 400 that provided in the text. The passenger who calls the number will be asked to provide the bank card information and the verification code to refund the ticket and pay the fees. As a result, they actually help the criminals to transfer the money in the bank card and cause financial loss to the passengers. West Air declares that we will not ask the passenger to provide their bank card information and passwords under any circumstances. Please contact us immediately if you have any problem.
In additional, for those who do the payment successfully can make inquiry their orders through West Air website and get to know about the order. Please do not trust any unidentified calls or SMS notifications.
West Air reminds passengers
1. Be caution to the text, include the query phone or websites.
2. Do not to disclosure any information, especially bank card information like payment passwords or verify password, do not transfer funds to unfamiliar accounts.
3. Call to consult. Please contact original buying place or call center of West Air to confirm after receiving SMS like this. The only contact number of 24 hours call center of West Air is 95373, which is the only official call center.
If you found to be malicious loss of money, please contact the relative bank and take flowing steps:
1. Contact the bank to freeze the card once the payment is done.
2. Contact the payment platform to inquire payment number and ask for refund.
3. Contact the counterparty to refund if it shows.
4. Ask for police to help.
Common fraud introduction:
Fraud SMS was sent to passenger: Dear passengers XXX, your flight PN6247 from Hefei to Shenyang at 09:15-11:35 25 DEC is canceled, please contact us for changing flight by 400-215-686. West Air
After the passenger call the 400 number, the passenger will be asked to check the flight and ID information and will get 100 RMB as compensation at the office desk. The airline company will afford the price difference of the tickets only need passenger to pay 20 RMB as expenses fee.
Fraud SMS was sent to passenger: Dear passengers XXX, your ticket of flight PN6247 from Hefei to Shenyang at 09:15-11:35 25 DEC was mishandling and the name was incorrect, please contact us for changing name by 400-215-686. West Air
After the passenger call the 400 number, the passenger will be asked to check the flight and ID information and need to pay 20 RMB as expenses fee
The platform contact:
West Air unique call center number:95071095
Easy Pay: 9507108
West Air website
China Mobile: 1065756195070006
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