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About Air Costa
Air Costa is a domestic airline, which is headquartered out of Vijayawada in India. Air Costa started operations as a regional airline in October 2013 using two Embraer E-170 aircraft. Its first flight took off from its hub at Chennai International
Airport in October 2013. Since then, it only got its permit to fly pan India in October 2016.
What makes Air Costa different from the rest is that the airline focuses on connecting
tier II and tier III cities. Air Costa operates a total of 32 flights on a daily basis to 9 destinations from its major hubs at Chennai and Vijayawada by 2015. The airline has a maintenance center at Chennai airport.
Baggage Allowances on Air Costa
When you opt to fly with Air Costa, each passenger is allowed to carry
baggage of maximum 15kg per in the Economy Class while those flying Economy Plus can carry a maximum of 30kgs. The dimensions of the bags that passengers check-in must not exceed 115cm. However, a flat rate of INR 250 per kg is charged if your
bags cross the maximum weight threshold.
When it comes to cabin baggage, passengers can carry a maximum of one piece of hand baggage including a laptop or a handbag. The weight of this bag can’t exceed 7kgs while the dimensions
have to be within; length 55cm, width 25cms, and height 35cm.
Current Fleet on Air Costa
When they began operations, they planned to operate with a fleet of Q400 aircraft,
however they began operations with two Embraer E-170s. The highlight of the Embraer E-170s is that they have a two-row seating configuration, which eliminates the middle seat and gives the passengers more room to sprawl if need be.
Air Costa Top Sectors
The primary sectors that Air Costa flies
includes Bangalore-Vijayawada, Ahmedabad-Chennai, Jaipur-Bangalore, and Chennai-Jaipur. Just for over a year they have also been flying sectors, which include cities like Visakhapatnam, Coimbatore, Jaipur, Kempegowda, Chennai, and Hyderabad.
While flying Air Costa, you can enjoy
real good in-flight food. They have a wide choice of breakfasts, lunch, and dinner. For sweet-tooth passengers, the airline offers some amazing desserts as well. Passengers have the option to choose their meal while in-flight or even book the