About Alitalia Airlines (AZ) Flights
Alitalia is the flag carrier of Italy that was originally founded in the year 1999. It is affiliated with the international airline alliance SkyTeam. Headquartered in Rome, Alitalia flights fly with the company’s official slogan ‘Vivi, ama, vola’ (English: Live, love, fly).
Alitalia maintains its primary hub at Leonardo da Vinci–Fiumicino Airport and secondary hub at Linate Airport. It has five focus cities Catania-Fontanarossa Airport, Falcone–Borsellino Airport, Malpensa Airport, Turin Airport and Venice Marco Polo Airport. It has one subsidiary company called Alitalia CityLiner. Its frequent flyer programs are called Freccia Alata Club and MilleMiglia.
Connectivity and Fleet Size
Alitalia reservations are available to a total of 27 domestic and 70 international destinations. One may find Alitalia tickets to destinations like Milan, Rome, Naples, Delhi, Hong Kong, Paris, Berlin, Toronto, Melbourne, Washington, D.C. etc.
Alitalia currently operates a fleet size of over 120 aircraft.
Services and Amenities
An Alitalia flight deal will get you some highly impressive in-flight amenities.
Seats are designed ergonomically to offer maximum comfort and luxury with features like extra legroom space and full reclining.
All the seats are equipped with personal video screens that feature an array of movies, music and games.
USB Ports for connecting your personal gadgets to the screen.
Power Ports for charging cell phones.
Onboard satellite phone.
Designer amenity kit and personal care materials on international long-haul flights.
World-class linens and tableware.
Delicious meals along with an exotic range of Italian wines. Alitalia has been honored with the accolade of ‘Best Airline Cuisine’ a number of times by Global Traveler’s GT Tested Reader Survey Awards recognizing its imaginative dining concept in Business Class.
Alitalia has also launched its new ‘Dine Anytime’ program that allows Business Class passengers the freedom to dine any time during the course of their flight.
Passengers can carry one bag and one personal item such as a briefcase, laptop computer, handbag/ small purse or small backpack. Outer garments and assistive devices are not counted under personal items. All carry-on must adhere to the following requirements –
The maximum dimensions of the baggage must not exceed 18in x 14in x 10 inches (length x width x height).
The maximum weight of the baggage must not exceed 11 lbs.
All the baggage must fit in the overhead bin or under the seat in front of you.
Passengers traveling to/from the United States, Canada or Mexico, must cater to the following requirements:
Passengers are allowed a maximum of 2 pieces of baggage.
The maximum dimensions the baggage must not exceed 62 linear inches.
For passengers traveling in Business Class cabin, the maximum weight of the bag must not exceed 70 lbs.
For passengers traveling in Economy Class cabin, the maximum weight of the bag must not exceed 50 lbs.
While making an Alitalia booking, a passenger must refer to the airline’s official website for the exact details of the baggage allowances as policies may differ by the destination, class of travel and duration of the flight.