Air Jamaica (JM) was the national airline of Jamaica. Since 2011 Air Jamaica has been owned and operated by Caribbean Airlines. The parent company, Caribbean Airlines has its headquarters Piarco, Trinidad, and Tobago, and has administrative offices for Air Jamaica at Norman Manley International Airport which is also one of the hubs for Air Jamaica airlines. The hub of Air Jamaica is at Sangster International Airport. The former owner of Air Jamaica was the Jamaican government which now after the acquisition by Caribbean Airlines holds 16% of ownership in Caribbean Airlines. Air Jamaica was founded in October 1968 and commenced its operations on April 1, 1969, linking Kingston and Montego Bay with New York and Miami. The frequent flyer program of Air Jamaica is 7th Heaven reward miles. When flying with Air Jamaica, be positive about getting some of the world's best wine and relishing scrumptious Caribbean dishes.
Air Jamaica serves 19 destinations under the brand name Caribbean Airlines which include Bridgetown, Caracas, Georgetown, Castries, Fort Lauderdale, Kingston, Miami, Montego Bay, New York City and Orlando amongst the few.
Carry-on baggage allowance in Air Jamaica includes one bag weighing less than 10 kg and total linear dimensions (L + W + H) not exceeding 114cm /45 inches. Checked baggage which you can board for free includes three pieces of bags for Business class, two pieces of bags for Flex Economy Class and one piece of a bag for Semi-flex and Non-flex Economy Class. The weight and size of the single bag for getting checked baggage allowance should not exceed 23 Kg each and total linear dimension of 157 cms/62inches.
Air Jamaica’s fleet size is of 4 aircraft and fleet consists of Boeing 737-800 aircraft.
The aircraft used by Air Jamaica can transport up to 189 passengers and has seat pitch between 30-36 inches.
For its passenger's comfort, Air Jamaica offers online check-in service through which they can easily select their seat and print boarding pass at their convenience. While checking-in at airport counter passenger is required to check-in 3 hours prior to departure. Air Jamaica check-in counter closes one hour prior to the flight scheduled departure time.