Winner of “Silver Eco-Airline of the Year" award in 2013 owing to its fuel efficiency program, Air Berlin is one of the popular airlines of the region. Known as Germany's second largest airlines, Air Berlin has its hub at Düsseldorf International Airport and Berlin-Tegel Airport. Headquartered at Airport Bureau Center, Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf, Berlin, Germany, Air Berlin was founded in the year 1978. It offers efficient flights to more than 174 destinations across the Caribbean, United States, Mediterranean region and South East Asia. Air Berlin also has codeshare agreements with airlines that includes Air Seychelles, Bangkok Airways, Finnair, Iberia, Jat Airways, Niki, Royal Jordanian, Virgin Australia, Air Baltic, American Airlines, British Airways, Etihad Airways, Hainan Airlines, Japan Airlines, Meridiana, S7 Airlines and Pegasus Airlines and Air Serbia. The prominent destinations Air Berlin flies to include Punta Cana, Fort Myers, Miami, Vienna, Berlin, Manchester, Valencia, Beijing, Bangkok, San Francisco, Montego Bay, Chicago, Los Angeles, New York City, Paris, St.Petersburg, Vancouver, Shanghai and others. It has the magnificent fleet of following aircrafts Airbus A319-100, Airbus A320-200, Airbus A321-200, Airbus A330-200, Boeing 737-700, Boeing 737-800, Boeing 787-9, Bombardier Dash and Embraer 190.
Classes of Service
Check out the classes of service offered at Air Berlin.
Economy Class Short & Medium Haul: in-flight TVs series, radio channels, comfortable seats
Economy Class Long Haul: personal monitor, USB port, magazines and newspapers
Business Class Long Haul: specious seats cum beds, customized meals, charging points
There is no compromise on facilities and amenities at Air Berlin. Check out some of the amenities and facilities offered by Air Berlin:
•Plenty of radio channels with current top hits
•Feature films on flights of more than 4 hours
•Seats with extra legroom
•Delectable snacks and drinks
Online check-in: With the online check-in facility offered by Air Berlin you can conveniently check-in between 30 hours and 45 minutes before the departure of flight. This service can be easily accessible for those who are in possession of valid electronic ticket regardless of the fact whether the flight was booked through travel agency or it was booked online. For accessing the online check-in/ web check-in service of Kuwait Airlines, you just need to enter your surname with the booking number. Online check-in facility enables check-in for yourself and up to ten other people that are travelling with you. After selecting the seat according to your preference, boarding passes will be made available to you. However there are some exceptions for passengers of JustFly fare category. In this category it is not possible to select your own seat. A seat will be allocated to your name while the check-in procedure. It is to be noted that Online check-in facility is not available to the flights to and from USA, Kosovo, Canada and Cyprus.
Mobile check-in: With the facility of mobile check-in one can easily check-in from irrespective of the location. The primary requirement to use the mobile check-in facility is to have a multimedia phone with internet facility. To avail this facility, just type-in the booking number with the last name.
Airport Kiosks: Smooth check-in from the airport is also possible through the airport kiosks facility. To make sure this procedure goes without any hassles, it is essential for you to arrive at airport at least 2 hours early from the scheduled departure of the airline. This self check-in facility is very famous for saving the precious time of passengers.
Customer Rewards Programs and Perks
To avail rewards and perks, join Topbonus, it's Air Berlin frequent flyer program. Collect all the miles or reward points to enjoy multitude of benefits like free tickets, priority boarding and much more.
Classic Card: Classic Card is the basic card of the frequent flyer program. It offers 1 award mile and when it comes to welcome miles it offers up to 500 award miles. This is the basic card and it's free of charge. There are multitude of benefits is using classic card, these benefits include upgradable to silver card, topdeal ticket, transfer of award flights and many more.
Silver Card: Passengers can easily upgrade to the Silver card by flying 24 flights or earning 25,000 status miles. Some of the advantages of silver card include priority check-in, free seat reservation, security fast lane and others.
Gold Card: Now Gold Card is within your reach only if you fly 60 flights or by earning 50,000 status miles. There are numerous advantages of using gold card i.e. gold hotline service, priority seating, access to airport lounges and much more.
Platinum Card: Platinum Card is the high-end service card of the Topbonus frequent flyer program. This card can be easily earned by 100,000 miles. Some of the perks of Platinum card members include exclusive platinum hotline service, gourmet-menu on board, upgrade voucher to business class.
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Itinerary Modifications and Cancellations
Under the JustFly fare, FlyDeal fare and FlyClassic fare, if the passenger cancels or fails to travel on the booked flight, Air Berlin still entitles for the payment less any expenses saved. This condition doesn't hold the ground in the event of cancellation or not been able to travel due to the Airline fault. If you are flying under the FlyFlex Fare then in the event of cancellation of tickets, the tickets are refunded in full i.e. the full fare plus taxes and charges. The service charge is not refundable.
•Passengers that are travelling with children should use their own child safety restraint system on board.
•Infants that are under 2 years (24 months) can travel free of charge inside Germany.
•By calling the Air Berlins Service Center you can reserve the seat for infants (under two years of age). The seat must be reserved up to 48 hours before departure and it is free of charge.
•Pets can travel in the passenger cabin of Air Berlin.