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Useful Insights about Air India

Hub Airports: Chhatrapati Shivaji Intl Airport, Indira Gandhi Intl Airport, Chennai Intl Airport
Head Quarter: Mumbai, India
Popular Route:Hyderabad - Delhi
Popular Destinations:Mumbai, Delhi, Hyderabad

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Founded on 15 October 1932, Air India is the flag carrier of India, headquartered in New Delhi. The airline is owned by Air India Limited. Air India is a government-owned enterprise. With a fleet of 172 aircraft, Air India flights fly to 94 domestic and international destinations. The airline has its hub at Indira Gandhi International Airport, New Delhi, and its secondary hub is at Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport. Air India is the largest international carrier out of India. The airline became the 27th member of Star Alliance on 11 July 2014.

Air India's subsidiaries include - Air India Express, and Alliance Air. And its Focus cities include - Chennai International Airport, Cochin International Airport, Kempegowda International Airport (Bangalore), Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport (Kolkata), Rajiv Gandhi International Airport (Hyderabad), Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport (Ahmedabad), and Trivandrum International Airport.

Air India offers three classes of service -

  • First Class
  • Executive Class
  • Economy Class

First Class

  • Air India's First Class exemplifies the true meaning of luxury. The plush carpet, and little extras makes it far above the ordinary. The interiors are pleasing to the eye.
  • The First-Class cabin seats just 12 passengers ensuring you are highly comfortable.
  • It offers highly cozy, 180-degree recline, sleeperette, ensuring you disembark at your destination, just as fresh.
  • Passengers having booked Air India flight tickets are served stimulating cocktails followed by a range of the most delicious entrees.
  • Passengers can make their choice from a selection of entrees that leave no taste unexplored. Travelers are served everything from succulent grilled Lamb chops and Parmesan Cheese Omelettes to delicious Chicken Malai Kabab and the regal Shahi Korma. The vintage wine or a smooth champagne is served as accompaniment.
  • Travelers can also indulge in duty-free shopping onboard. The airline's Sky Bazaar range features well-acclaimed brands, and more.

Executive Class

This Class is a haven for business and leisure travellers.
  • Executive Class features spacious cabins and plush seats.
  • There're aisle or window seats for every passenger on 747 aircraft.
  • Passengers in Executive Class are served delectable entrees accompanied by wine.
  • They are offered exclusive check-in facility.
  • There's also a lounge facility for the Executive Class passengers.

Economy Class

Air India's Economy Class is just perfect for the budget-minded travelers.

  • Economy Class seats feature well positioned movie screens for cinematic viewing pleasure.
    • Passengers having Air India reservations in Economy Class are served complimentary refreshments/meals.
    • Travelers are served choice of continental and Indian cuisines - non vegetarian/ vegetarian on all international flights.
    • Passengers get pure vegetarian refreshments/meals on domestic flights.
    • They're offered complimentary liquor/wine on all international routes.
    • Economy Class features improved illumination & temperature control systems.

    In-Flight Amenities

    Meals Served

    Passengers having bought Air India tickets are served complimentary refreshments/meals on all Air India operated flights. Passengers on international flights are served breakfast, lunch, and dinner. On domestic flights, travellers are offered breakfast, hi tea, lunch, dinner, and supper. There are also religious meals, medical and dietary meals, and meals for children, and babies.

    Air India In-Flight Entertainment

    When you travel in Air India, rest assured you will stay entertained throughout your journey. For entertainment of passengers, the airline offers movies, TV shows, music, news, and more. In-flight entertainment is not available on the Airbus fleet of aircrafts at present.

    Air India Domestic Flight Routes

    The domestic destinations where Air India flights fly to include - Mumbai, Bengaluru, Delhi, Srinagar, Jammu, Dharamshala, Amritsar, Goa, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, Guwahati, and more.

    Air India International Flight Routes

    The international destinations where Air India flies to include - Hong Kong, Singapore, Bangkok, London, New York, Dubai, and plenty more destinations around the world.

    Air India Loyalty Programs and Miles Promotions

    Air India’s frequent flyer program is called Flying Returns. It's India's first frequent flyer programme, and one of the most rewarding programmes in the region.

    As a member of the program, travellers can earn FR points when they fly Air India and 27 Star Airline partners on eligible fare paying tickets and can redeem these points.

    Air India Unaccompanied Minors Guidelines

    Travelers can make Air India reservations for unaccompanied minors, as airline offers the facility of Unaccompanied Minors. Children upto 12 years of age are classified unaccompanied minors by Air India. A dedicated service is available for them. However, on GULF-INDIA-GULF routes online on-Air India, the age limit applicable is upto 16 years. On domestic routes, unaccompanied minors are children above 5 years and under 12 years.

    Air India Baggage Fees

    Passengers having bought Air India tickets get checked baggage allowance of -

    Checked Baggage

    • First Class - 40 kgs.
    • Business Class - 35 kgs.
    • Economy Class - 25 kgs.
    • Infants in all Classes - 10 kgs.
    • Alliance Air flights (except Shimla/Kullu) (Aircraft types - ATR) * - 15 kgs.
    • Alliance Air flights to/from Shimla / Kullu* - 10 kgs.

    Hand Baggage

    Passengers are allowed only one piece of hand baggage having maximum weight of 8 Kg.

    Excess Baggage

    • If baggage exceeds the limitations of the free baggage allowance, an excess baggage fee has to be paid.
    • For domestic sectors within India, the excess baggage fee is INR 500 plus applicable GST per kg, per coupon including Alliance Air.

    Air India Web Check-in Policy

    Passengers having done Air India reservations can avail the facility of web check-in to avoid long check-in queues at the airport. All they need is a PC/Laptop having net connectivity and a printer. The web check-in facility is available between 48 - 2 hours of flight's scheduled departure time.