Based in Frankfurt, Germany, Condor Flugdienst GmbH shortened as Condor is an airline service. The airline has its main base in Frankfurt Airport (from where all long haul flights depart - except Punta Cana & Varadero that are served from Vienna as well). Other secondary bases for Mediterranean flights are Munich Airport, Düsseldorf International Airport, Hamburg Airport, Stuttgart Airport, Schönefeld Airport and Berlin. Truly replicating the company slogan- “Born to Fly”, Condor flies scheduled leisure flights to various regions across the world like, the Mediterranean, Africa, Asia, North America, South America and the Caribbean.
Condor airline was founded in the year 1955 but its operations began during the year 1956. Its major hubs are Frankfurt airport and Munich airport. Headquartered in Frankfurt, Hesse with an important branch office in Schönefeld, it is a subsidiary of the UK Thomas Cook Group, but still partners with its former parent ‘the German Lufthansa Group’. Condor is considered as the third largest commercial airline (based on fleet size and passengers flown) in Germany. This airline has a fleet size of 42 aircrafts, which offer flight service to 77 destinations around the world. Condor also runs a frequent Flyer program, named – “Miles & More” offering superlative services to its privileged members.
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With a flight size of 42 aircrafts including Airbus A320, Boeing 767 and 757 aircraft, Condon covers a total of 77 destinations across the globe. The major continents it flies are, Africa (Cape Verde, Egypt, Gambia, Kenya, Mauritius, Morocco, South Africa, Seychelles, Tanzania, Tunisia) North America Caribbean (Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Jamaica, Puerto Rico, St Lucia, Trinidad and Tobago), Central America (Costa Rica & Panama), North America (Canada, Mexico, United States), South America (Brazil), Asia (Myanmar (Burma), Cambodia, India, Maldives, Thailand, Turkey, United Arab Emirates) and Europe (Austria, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, France, Germany, Greece, Portugal, Spain & United Kingdom).
Baggage allowance rules of Condor for Economy or Premium Economy Class passengers are allowed 1-2 items of checked baggage not exceeding 23 kg per piece, with a total weight of 20-46 kg and with dimensions (L + W + H) not over 158 cm per piece. The baggage allowance also varies on the basis of the destination. For Business Class (called as Comfort Class on Condor), passengers will be allowed to carry 1-2 items of checked baggage, not exceeding 23-32 kg per piece, with a total weight of 30-64 kg and dimensions (L + W + H) not totaling over 158 cm per piece. Comfort Class baggage allowance varies based on your destination. If the passenger is travelling with an infant under 2 year old will be allowed one additional item of checked baggage not exceeding 20-23 kg per piece, with dimensions (L + W + H) not totaling more than 158 cm. In case of carry-on baggage, passenger is allowed to carry 1 piece of baggage of (L + W + H) 115 cm and not more than 6 Kg. Travelers can also carry items of personal use into the cabin including laptops, purses, cameras, mp3 players, pillow, food etc. The allowances are subject to change any time so passengers can find the complete details on airline’s official website.
The in-flight service and facility depends on the class of passenger is travelling. For Economy class passengers, hot or cold meals are available depending upon the time and length of flight. Also, Hollywood films on the cabin screens along with 9 audio channels and headphones costing 3.50 Euros are also available. Snacks and alcoholic drinks are chargeable. For Premium class Economy class passengers, the same entertainment facilities are offered but they have access to the premium meals menus available onboard. The Business Class, or Comfort Class on Condor provides individual DVD players, with a choice of 6 DVDs. Passengers can also bring their own DVDs to play. In addition, you have a choice of audio channels with free headsets and laptop power. A five course menu is provided, as well as free drinks and if it is a long flight, a further meal of breakfast or dinner will also be served.
Condor offers the facility of Online check-in to get you stress free from standing in rows at the airport (Germany / Vienna). With this service, you can simply take print out of your boarding pass at home or in the office. Online check-in opens 48 hours prior to departure and you can check-in for flights to many Condor destinations between 24 hours and 2 hours before the flight departure. Besides, the check-in at the airport for Economy Class / Premium Economy Class must be done 2 hours before the departure, exceptions for flights to the US & Canada because they must report at least 3 hours prior to departure. For Condor Business Class, the deadline to check-in is 90 minutes for general flights and 120 minutes for exceptions for flights to the US and Canada.