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On board Air India
Air India is India's national flag carrier and India's flying Ambassador. The urge to excel and the enthusiasm, which characterized Air India's first flight, way back on October 15, 1932, is quintessential even today - thanks to a dedicated team who have kept alive the tradition of flying high. The airline has emerged as a major force in the airline industry. The re-branding exercise is currently underway and passengers are getting to see the unified face of the new invigorated Air India.
Air India's Economy cabin offers a comfortable service with reclining seats with seat-back TV's offering the latest movies and TV shows. Air India offer economy passengers a choice of continental or Indian cuisine as well as complimentary drinks including liquor and wine. With improved illumination and temperature control systems designed to ensure customers arrive as fresh as when they departed.
Air India's Business Class service offers a haven for business & leisure travelers with spacious cabins and plush seats. With aisle or window seats for every business class passenger on 747 aircraft routes, customers are provided with an elegant amenity kit and served delectable Indian and international cuisine accompanied by specially selected fine wines. Business class passengers are also provided with lounge access where available and exclusive check-in facility.
Just one step on board Air India's First Class will exemplify the true meaning of luxury. As your feet sink softly into the plush carpet, your discerning eye will take in the little extras that place Air India's First Class on a plane far above the ordinary.
When you snuggle into your newly installed, highly comfortable, 180-degree recliner sleeperette, you are ensured to disembark at your destination just as fresh. The two-abreast seating ensures you are always in an aisle seat or a window seat. Never in between. The ethnic interiors, you will observe, are designed to be particularly pleasing to the eye. The Air show constantly screens your flight pattern, aircraft altitude and speed. And much more.
The gracious service, on the other hand, will be a perfect model of efficiency and discretion, Charming, yet never intrusive.
As you sit back and relax aboard Air India's First Class, you could well be forgiven for thinking you are the only passenger on board. The First Class cabin seats just 12 passengers.
But there is a lot more to Air India's First Class experience, after a couple of stimulating cocktails, the faint clink of Royal Doulton, the world's finest bone china, will waft down the aisle. A rare sound heard on just a few select airlines of the world, followed by a fine selection of the most delectable dishes.
Take your pick from a choice of three menus that leave no taste unexplored from succulent Grilled Lamb Chops and Parmesan Cheese Omelets to delicious Chicken Malai Kabab and the regal Shahi Korma. With a vintage wine or a smooth Champagne as an accompaniment.
And as you unwind with a touch of Creme de Menthe or a Tia Maria you can also do all your duty-free shopping on board. Air India's Sky Bazaar range boasts a host of well-known brands and more. So step aboard, and experience the true meaning of Bon Voyage.