A big relief for Dubai(UAE) travelers Air India changes baggage allowance policy. The national carrier now allows passengers to carry 40 kgs of check-in luggage per customer earlier the baggage limit was up to 30 kg. Also, the 7 kg hand luggage of the traveler remains unchanged.
The allowance of the baggage also depends upon the type of class in which a passenger is travelling. Please, keep in mind this all changes are for passengers travelling from Air India Economy Class. For those travelling in Air India Executive Class are already allowed to have 40 kg earlier also. For the infants travelling in all classess get the baggage allowance of 10 kg per person. Those, who have flight tickets of Alliance Air Flights, are allowed to carry 15 kg per person. Passengers in Alliance Air flights to/from Shimla or Kullu get the baggage allowance of 10 kg per person.
From ->Dubai to Delhi, Chennai, Hyderabad, Vishakapatnam, Goa, Bengaluru, Kozhikode, Kochi, Mumbai, Indore, and Kolkata can carry up to 30 kg in the Economy class and 40 kg in the Executive class respectively. Earlier, flyers travelling from India to the capital of UAE, Abu Dhabi can carry up to 30 kg in Economy Class and 40 kg in Executive class respectively.
The changes have been implemented on flight tickets which are booked after July 16, according to Air India Chairman and Managing Director (CMD) Ashwini Lohani.