About Avianca Airlines (AV) Flights
Welcome to the National airline and the Flag carrier of Colombia that has been defining excellence in flying since the year 1919. Back in 1919, an alliance named ?Sociedad Colombo-Alemana de Transporte Aéreo? (or SCATDA) was formed which was a Colombo-German company, and which later went on to become one of the World?s largest airline company. As of today, Avianca Airlines comprises of many subsidiaries like Avianca Colombia, Avianca Peru, Avianca El Salvador and many more, which come under its parent company of Avianca Holdings. Being a member of the esteemed Star Alliance, which is the largest airline alliance organization in the World- Avianca Airlines is the largest airline in Colombia and the second-largest in Latin America. It has its headquarters in Bogota- the capital city of Colombia, but has its prime hubs in multiple airports based in Bogota, El Salvador and Peru, namely: - The El Dorado International Airport (Bogota), The El Salvador International Airport (El Salvador), and The Jorge Chávez International Airport (Peru). The airlines is being handled and directed by German Efromovich- The Chairman of Avianca Holdings; and Hernan Rincon- who is the CEO of Avianca S.A. With an impressive fleet-size and hundreds of destinations being served, Avianca Airlines with its multiple subsidiaries stands true to its motto of ?It?s For You?. With so many destinations to choose from and the best of in-flight services to experience, grab your chance to Book cheap flight tickets to Colombia with Lookupfare today!
Connectivity and Fleet-Size:-
Avianca Airlines together with its 7 other subsidiaries serve a total of 114 destinations, all around the world, based in 27 countries. Amongst these 114 destinations, there are some focus destinations for Avianca like: - Medellin, Cartagena, Barranquilla, San Jose and Miami. Some of the most popular global destinations served by Avianca are:- Barcelona in Spain; Boston, New York, Washington D.C, Los Angeles in The United States of America; London in United Kingdom; Rio de Janeiro, Brasilia and Sau Paolo in Brazil; and Baltra Island and Nueva Loja in Ecuador. You can avail amazing low cost tickets for Avianca Airlines or book last minute tickets to Miami with Avianca Airlines on Lookupfare.com
Avianca Airlines and its various subsidiaries boast of an impressive fleet size of 168 aircrafts in total. Out of these 168 aircrafts, most are Airbus A320-200 aircrafts, Airbus A319-100 aircrafts and a few of Cessna, Boeing 787-8 and Embraer 190 aircrafts.
Services and Amenities
The Airlines has two major classes of travel- Business Class and Economy Class. With an impressive palette of in-flight meals, which have been curated by the best of chefs, passengers are treated to quality gourmet meals and beverages. They also have multiple options for special meals which are meant to suit every possible food restrictions and requirements. Some of the options which are available are: Baby Meals, Vegetarian Hindu Meals, Bland Meals, Gluten-free meals and Non-Lactose meals as well!
Also, Avianca Airlines offers passengers an option to shop from its Duty-Free catalogue which offers the best of prices for jewelry, fragrances, skincare and cosmetics, watches and much more! The passengers can go through the extensive Duty-free catalogue and order sitting in their seats. All modes of payment and major currencies are accepted on-board for Duty-free shopping.
Some of the other amenities according to their respective class are mentioned below:-
- Exclusive Leather recliners with lumbar support with additional recline option
- Noise-Cancelling headphones, LCD screens with wireless controls
- Power Outlet for every seat.
- Priority Boarding and Priority Baggage claim.
- Business Class Remote Control which lets you switch on/off your lights, call an attendant, navigate in-flight entertainment options etc.
- Delectable range of meals, desserts, light beverages, wines and spirits etc.
- Free access to VIP Lounges across all major airports.
- Special meals available on demand which suit your dietary requirement
- USB Charging ports on every seat
- Extensive collection of movies, TV Shows, Cartoons for kids etc.
- Additional Power Outlets for laptop computers and other electronic devices
- Economy class Remote Control which lets you call the attendant, switch your overhead lights on or off, regulate the air-conditioning and also to navigate through the in-flight entertainment menu.
- In-flight magazines
For Economy class, passengers can carry one or two pieces of carry-on baggage weighing a maximum of 23 kilograms (50lbs). While for Business Class, passengers can carry one or two pieces of baggage weighing a maximum of 32 kilograms (70lbs).
Both Business and Economy Class passengers can carry one or two pieces of carry-on baggage which don?t exceed 10 kilos (22lbs) in weight and also do not exceed the specified dimensions of 115cms or 45 inches (Length+Height+Width).
In addition to this, there are several special items which a passenger can carry like:
- A baby-carriage
- Diaper bags
- Orthopedic Crutches, Walkers and Walking sticks.
- Portable Oxygen cylinders