Air India is a government-owned airline founded in 1932. It is one of the third largest flag carriers after Indigo and Jet Airways in India. The main headquarters of Air India is situated at Indira Gandhi International Airport, New Delhi along with a secondary hub at Chhatrapati Shivaji International airport at Mumbai. Flying Returns is Air India's frequent flyer programme. It is the first frequent flyer program where the member can earn mileage points and redeem them in future travels. The Air India flights will make you savor the exotic taste of Indian dishes.
At presently, the airlines are serving total 86 destinations that include 49 domestic destinations in India and 37 international destinations in 26 countries. The main domestic stations of Air India are Goa, Imphal, Shillong, Leh, Agra, Patna and many others. International flight services are provided from New Delhi to Mumbai to Muscat, London to Singapore, Bangkok and many other countries by Air India.
The baggage of 15 kgs is free of charge for both adults as well as children's in Air India. The dimension of the baggage should not exceed more than 62 inches that include length, breadth, and height.
A total of eight distinct types Air India aircraft is presently available. Airbus A319-100, Airbus A320-200, Airbus A320neo, Boeing 747-400 are the name of few aircraft. The fleet size of every airline is different as the configuration is different. As of talking, about Airbus 321, 152 seats are allocated for the economy and 20 for the business class. The current fleet size of Airbus is 20 for both owned and total.
Seat map of every Air India flight is different from another. In Airbus A330 aircraft, 225 seats are for the economic class while the other 24 seats are for the business class. Different seat map is set-up for Airbus A319s as there are 144 seats in the plane and all of them are for economic class.
The check-in policies are too flexible and you can check-in 36 hours before your flights departs. Air India closes the counters 45 minutes before the departure of the flight. For the executive class 2 hours, prior check-in policy is being set-up.