Pioneer of the air travel in India, Air India is the first name that comes in the mind of each Indian when they talk about booking flights. It is the oldest and largest airline service provider in India, which was established in July 1930 as Tata Airlines. It started its operations from year 15th October, 1932. Owned by Air India Limited, the airline operates a fleet of Airbus and Boeing aircrafts serving different airports of Asia, Europe and North America. It serves to 19 countries, including 53 domestic and 77 international destinations within these continents.
Headquarter of Air India is located at the Indian Airlines House in New Delhi. It has two major domestic hubs at Indira Gandhi International Airport, New Delhi and Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport, Mumbai. Its secondary hubs are at Chennai International Airport, Chennai and Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport, Kolkata. Despite facing great competition with its domestic competitors, Air India has kept its place secure and consistently improved its performance.
Air India Top Flight Routss (Domestic & International)Air India covers a wide network by flying on various domestic and international Routss. The top domestic air Routss covered by Air India are New Delhi to Mumbai, Mumbai to Ahmedabad, Chennai to Mumbai, and Kolkata to New Delhi. There are more than 50 Indian cities and towns that are connected with Air India flights. Air India also connects to several international destinations across the world. Some popular international sectors covered by Air India are Mumbai to New York, New Delhi to Frankfurt, Bangalore to Paris, New Delhi to London, Amritsar to London and New Delhi to Barcelona.
Baggage allowance in Air India flights varies according to the cabin class and domestic & international Routss. Free baggage allowance for domestic flights is 40 kgs for First Class, 35 kgs for Executive Class and 20 kgs or 15 kgs for Economy Class depends on cabin size. Baggage allowance for international flights differs as per the journey of origination. For most of the cities, baggage allowance varies from 30 kgs to 40 kgs in both the Executive Class and Economy Class. For all flights originating from cities of US/UK, 40 kgs in First Class, 30 kgs in Executive Class, 20 kgs in Economy Class and 10 kgs for infants.