Air India

Air India

Air India... Truly Indian

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About Air India

IATA code AI
India headquarters New Delhi - India
Main operational airport Indira Gandhi International Airport
Number of destinations covered by Air India 103
Most popular destination LKO, RUH, DEl, HYD
Most popular routes RUH - LKO, JED - LKO, RUH - DEl, DMM - LKO
Year of establishment 1932
Parent company Air India Limited
Popular fleet A320-251 NEO, Airbus A321, Airbus 319, ATR-42-320, ATR 72-600, A320-214 CEO, Boeing 777-300ER, Boeing 777-200LR, Boeing 747-400

Air India Codeshare Partners

Since a codeshare agreement is one way to expand services to more destinations, Air India has partnered with the below airlines:

Turkish Airlines

Sri Lankan Airlines

Hong Kong Airlines Ltd

Air India Express


Swiss International Airlines

Ethiopian Airlines

LOT - Polish Airlines

Air Seychelles

Air Astana

Air Canada

Royal Brunei Airlines


Lufthansa Cityline

Myanmar Airways

Air Austral

Air Austral

Royal Brunei Airlines


Croatia Airlines

Singapore Airlines

Tap Portugal

Fiji Airways

Eva Air

(Partners Source)

Travel and COVID-19 Update

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India’s flag carrier.

Air India is the premier airline of India and is a member of Star Alliance since 2014. Air India has grown to become the country’s largest international carrier out of India since the operation began in 1932 as Tata Airlines. With a market share of 13.5%, Air India is now the third largest domestic airline in India in terms of passengers carried. The airline has a fleet of 112 aircraft and flies to over 90 domestic and international destinations in 27 countries.

With Air India bookings, travelers can also sign up for its frequent flyer program, Flying Returns, and benefit from a wide range of rewards.  

Passengers who book Air India flights can enjoy a host of amenities, including Air India online check-in and many more exclusive services.

Air India online booking is available on Almosafer.

Air India services for Economy Class, Business Class and First Class

Economy Class

  • Complimentary Refreshments
  • Choice of Continental or Indian cuisine Non-veg/ Veg for our international flights.
  • Movie screens 
  • Selection of meals
  • Lighting & temperature control systems

Business Class

  • Spacious cabins & plush seats
  • Aisle or window seats for every passenger on 747 aircraft
  • Delectable entrees 
  • Exclusive check-in facility
  • Lounge facility

First Class

  • Comfortable seats with 180-degree recline
  • Two-abreast seats
  • Screens
  • 12-passenger cabin
  • Fine selection of delectable entrees
  • Duty-free shopping on board

Air India Baggage Allowance

  • All passengers are allowed one piece of carry-on bag with a weight limit of 8kg.
  • Economy class baggage allowance is one bag weighing no more than 25kg.
  • The business class baggage allowance is up to two bags weighing no more than 35kg in total (each bag limit to 32kg).
  • The first class baggage allowance is up to two bags weighing no more than 40kg in total (each bag limit to 32kg).
  • Infants in all classes are allowed up to one bag weighing no more than 10kg.
  • For Alliance Air flights (except Shimla), the baggage allowance is one bag weighing no more than 15kg. For single ticket holders traveling on Alliance Air flights and connecting to Air India domestic flights, passengers are eligible for 25kg baggage.

Air India Check-in Information

Passengers can check in online through Air India official website or mobile application. This service also allows you to choose your seat and print the boarding pass. If you have baggage to check, you need to report in advance before the closing time of the check-in desks at the airport. 

Note that mobile check-in isn’t available for Code Share flights.

FAQs for Air India

  • Does Air India allow web check-in?

    Yes, Air India allows web check-in.

  • Does Air India provide online seat selection?

    Yes, Air India offers online seat selection at a nominal fee or free. It depends on your flight booking.

  • How many routes does Air India service in total/as overall?

    The total number of routes serviced by Air India is 216.

  • Does Almosafer offer any discounts on Air India?

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