New Delhi: In order to facilitate comfortable and hassle-free travel to the passengers of Air India travelling on the Airport Express Line of the Delhi Metro Network, Air India in association with Delhi Metro today inaugurated two specialized check-in counters at the New-Delhi station of the Airport Express Line. The facility was jointly inaugurated by Sh. Ashwani Lohani, Chairman cum Managing Director, Air India and Dr. Mangu Singh, Managing Director, DMRC at New Delhi station.
The newly introduced counters shall allow the Air India passengers flying on international and domestic routes to book tickets get desired flight information and also check-in their extra luggage. These counters shall remain open from 5am in the morning to 11pm in the night. The flight check-in facility shall close two hours before the departure of the scheduled flight.
Addressing on the occasion, Sh. Ashwani Lohani, CMD, Air India, said, “The objective of this is to enhance the overall travel experience and make it less hassling for passengers. We are pleased to extend the facility of city check-in on both the domestic and international flights operated by Air India. Earlier, city check-in was available only for domestic sector flights and on a few gulf countries only.”
Appreciating Air India’s efforts on the occasion, Dr. Mangu Singh, MD, DMRC said, ‘Both Air India and Delhi Metro occupy a special space in the Indian aviation and Urban transportation sectors respectively. This initiative is expected to benefit the flight bound passengers and encourage them to use this facility also while travelling on the Airport Express line. Our endeavor is to provide the maximum convenience to all our passengers travelling on the Airport Express Line.