Founded in 1987, Air Tahiti is a French air carrier company. The airline is headquartered in Faaa, Tahiti, French Polynesia, France and has its hub at Faaa International Airport. The main purpose of the airline is operating scheduled Air Tahiti flights between the islands of French Polynesia. The airline also operates charter flights to cater to specific and selective requests.
Connectivity and Fleet Size
One can book Air Tahiti tickets to over 40 destinations in French Polynesia. The current fleet of Air Tahiti consists of more than 10 aircraft, which include ATR-72, ATR-42, Twin Otter DHC6-300 and Beechcraft King Air B200.
An Air Tahiti reservation will get you the following in-flight services and amenities.
The Air Tahiti cabins are equipped with necessary items that ensure that the passengers enjoy their journey.
The aircraft have reclining seats that ensure maximum comfort.
Also, the passengers flying with Air Tahiti can choose their seats when they board the aircraft.
A welcome drink is served to all passengers on flights between Tahiti or Moorea and the islands. Also, tea or coffee is offered on flights departing before 9 am.
A variety of drinks and snacks can be purchased from the in-flight menu.
The airline publishes its own in-flight magazine Air Tahiti Magazine that is distributed to all passengers.
Carry-on Baggage: All passengers flying onboard Air Tahiti flights are permitted to carry one bag not weighing over 11 lbs. as carry-on baggage. The bag must not exceed the maximum permitted dimensions of 17x13x7 inches. Additional items like laptops, camera, handbag, clothes, etc. are not permitted in free carry-on baggage allowance.
Checked Baggage: The passengers traveling with a standard ticket (Y class) or on a flight from/ to Rarotonga are permitted to carry a maximum of three pieces of checked baggage per person. The maximum dimensions of three checked bags must not exceed 59 inches and the maximum permissible weight for all three bags is 50 lbs.
Passengers flying with a special ticket (Z class) are permitted to carry three checked bags per person. The maximum dimensions of checked baggage must not exceed 59 inches and the maximum permitted weight of all the three bags is 100 lbs. per person.
Please note that the above-mentioned baggage allowance may be changed by the airline at any time.