One of the leading airlines in Europe, with its headquarters in Fiumicino, Rome, Italy. Just like its name which means ‘wings of Italy', the airline has managed to gain prominence in best air-travel services across the continent. Alitalia (AZ) started its services in the year 2008 when a group of investors came together to restore a bankrupt company. Today, Alitalia is known for its superior in-flight services and remarkable connectivity.
Alitalia operates in major international and domestic destinations. Inland, it has regular flights to places like Rome, Catania, Reggio Calabria, Palermo, Milan, and Verona. Internationally, the airline serves in destinations like New York, Miami, Cagliari, London, Tirana, Los Angeles, Tokyo, and Buenos Aires.
Like other major airlines in Europe, Alitalia follows the same luggage routine which allows about 23kg of total luggage weight, along with a 7kg of hand baggage weight. But, the airline also offers other facilities which are really helpful like finding out delays, damages, and losing out the luggage. Passengers have to fill out separate forms in each of the scenarios and certain specified time is mentioned to find out and resolve the errors.
The fleet size of Alitalia airline currently has Airbus A319, A320, A321, and A330, with 138, 165, 200, and 256 seats, respectively. Apart from that the airlines also have a Boeing 777-200ER and a Boeing 777-300ER for long-haul services.
The seat map of Alitalia airline has different sections for its large customer base. You can choose between business class long-haul or medium-haul, and premium economy or economy. From 180 degrees recliner seats and free baggage space of up to 32kg in business class to free personal entertainment and amazing snacks at the economy class; the airline has got it all. The airline also runs a high-mile club for their frequent and esteemed flyers, which is loaded with tons of amazing gifts and surprises. Ticket prices range from 500-2000 Euros from economy to business class.
Alitalia offers plenty of features for its customers. For check-ins, you can choose between either online check-in or mobile check-in. There are attractive offers like 20% discounts on extra baggage and direct pickup from home if you opt for these services. You can also get a limo to pick you from your home to the airport.
For international flights, you need to carry your passport, Visa and medical certificate if required. Hand baggage and weight should be according to the flight rules which you will travel. The items, for example, knife, lighter, matchbox, and chemicals, etc. are not permitted to carry for security reasons according to Dangerous Goods Regulations Act (DGR). Check-in should be done least 3hrs. preceding the flight time.