Drukair Corporation Limited operating as Drukair — Royal Bhutan Airlines, is the national airline of the Kingdom of Bhutan. The airline is headquartered in the western dzongkhag of Paro. Its current and only operating base is Paro airport. Drukair is a Royal Government of Bhutan owned airline run by the Investment Wing, Druk Holding and Investments. The airline was founded on 5th April 1981, however started its operations on 11th February 1983. Its fleet size is of only 4 aircrafts (3- A319 and 1- ATR 42-500).
The airline operates a scheduled network within the South Asian region from its headquarters at Paro to 5 countries (Bangladesh, India, Nepal, Thailand & Singapore) and 4 domestic destinations (Paro, Bumthang, Tashigang and Sarpang) in Bhutan. With the company slogan "On the Wings of the Dragon", the vision of this airline is to be the premier airline promoting "Brand Bhutan".
Druk Air Top Flight Routss
With a fleet of only 4 aircrafts (including 3- A319 and 1- ATR 42-500), Drukair operates a modest scheduled flight network within the South Asian region from its base at Paro Airport and currently consists of eight destinations in five countries. The international destinations/cities covered by Drukair are, Dhaka (Bangladesh), Bagdogra, Delhi, Gaya, Kolkata and Guwahati (India), Kathmandu (Nepal), Bangkok (Thailand), Singapore. The domestic destinations covered by Drukair are Paro, Bhumthang, Tashigang and Sarpang. Enjoy a fly for distinct experiences with Druk Air.
The free baggage allowance on scheduled international flights for Business Class passengers is 30 Kg and Economy Class passenger is 20 Kg. Infants paying only 10% of the applicable air fare are not entitled to any free baggage allowance. You must observe that the weight of your unchecked baggage or cabin baggage is also the part of your free baggage allowance. As per the regulations issued by the Drukair Corporation, the overall dimensions should be (45 + 35 + 20 cm) weighing not more than 5 Kg. Apart from that, passengers are allowed to carry few articles free of charge over and above the free baggage allowance like, ladies handbag, an overcoat, an umbrella or walking stick, a small camera and some of other stuff.
While traveling with Drukair, you have an opportunity to enjoy excellent variety of in-flight facilities and services. The well-trained and courteous staff leaves no stone unturned to make your air travel a memorable journey. You can enjoy variety of entertainment options and much more. The airline also offers variety of snacks options to its passengers. Apart from that, you can enjoy reading various in-flight magazines.
The reporting time at check-in counter of Drukair is 2 hours before the departure time of the flight. All counters get 30 minutes prior to scheduled departure of the flight. But, it should be noted that the check-in counters in Delhi will close one hour before the scheduled time of flight departure. The itinerary receipts and other travel documents must be presented at the time of check-in. One must note that the time mentioned on the itinerary receipt is the departure time of the aircraft and the check-in counters close 30 minutes before the departure time. If the electronic ticket is purchased using credit card then the credit card should be presented at the check-in counter. In addition, you must note that the airline reserves the right to refuse carriage to a passenger, if you fail to present the requisite travel documents.