Air Asia India has announced yet another sale, this time to celebrate completion of two years of its operation in India. Air Asia is offering fares starting at Rs 899 for its flights to Bengaluru, Jaipur, Kochi, New Delhi, Pune among other domestic destinations.
The offer starts from June 13 and will last till June 19 for travel dates from 4 January 2017 – 21 August 2017.
Air Asia is also offering discounts on international flights to Bali, Bangkok, Kuala Lumpur, Melbourne, Perth, Singapore among other destinations. The promo fares for these flights start at Rs 3,399. The dates for international travel are also from 4 January 2017 – 21 August 2017.
Promo offers with low fares are a common technique that airlines adopt to increase sales.
Meanwhile, adding to the good news for air travelers, the government on Saturday announced a slew of measures aimed at making your air travel smoother. For example, excess baggage of upto 5 kg beyond 15 kg will not to be charged at more than Rs 100/- per kg.
In case of flight cancellations announced within 24 hours of departure, compensation amount will be enhanced to upto Rs 10,000/-. Compensation has been significantly enhanced to up to Rs 20,000/- in case of denied boarding due to over-booking.
“Cancellation amount cannot exceed basic fare and there shall be no additional charge to process the refund. Refunds will be applicable on all fares including promo and special fares,” said Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju.