Emerging as an independent airline in the year 1962, Air Algérie is the national air carrier of Algeria. Currently owned by the government of Algeria, the airline is associated with African Airlines Association (AFRAA), the Arab Air Carriers Organization and the International Air Transport Association.
Headquartered in Algeirs, Air Algérie airline operates flights from its hub at Houari Boumediene Airport. The airline has one focus city - Oran Es Sénia Airport. Its frequent flyer program is called Air Algérie Plus. The slogan of the company is Always caring for you.
Connectivity and Fleet Size
A traveler may book Air Algérie flight deals to a total of 75 destinations; 43 international and 32 domestic spanning across 4 continents – Africa, America, Asia and Europe. One may book airline tickets to destinations like Algiers, Mascara, Tindouf, Istanbul, Dubai, Beijing, Geneva, London, Madrid, etc.
Air Algérie currently operates a young and modern fleet of about 56 aircraft including A330 -202, B737-800, B737-700, B737-600, ATR.72-212 A and HERCULE L 100-30 airplanes.
Services and Amenities
An Air Algérie reservation will get you the following amenities and services:
The airline offers a wide selection of inflight entertainment programs on its long-haul flights. The video on demand system features a large number of shows in multiple languages that are renewed every quarter. It features the latest and cult Hollywood, Asian, Arabic and French films along with TV shows, kids programs, documentaries and video games.
The audio on demand system offers Algerian and Arabic music, French melodies, international chartbusters, jazz, soft tunes and a separate channel featuring verses from the Holy Quran.
Passengers can relish hot meals cooked by professional chefs. Every meal offers a delightful experience of appetizing dishes. A selection of beverages is also available to choose from.
For passengers with dietary preferences, the airline offers special meals such as diabetic meal, gluten free meal, low calorie meal, low cholesterol meal, Hindu meal, vegetarian meal, etc.
Passengers are allowed to carry one bag that must easily fit in the overhead bin. The bag must adhere to the following requirements –
The maximum weight of the bag must not exceed 22 lbs. On ATR aircraft, the limit is 11 lbs.
The maximum dimensions of the bag must not exceed 14 x 22 x 10 inches. On ATR aircraft, the limit is 12 x 16 x 8 inches.
Free baggage allowance depends on route and travel class of the flight. The permissible limits are mentioned on your Air Alegerie tickets.
Passengers traveling with infants under the age of 2 years are permitted an additional allowance of 22 lbs. on all routes and flight cabins.
Checked Baggage must adhere to the following requirements –
The sum of the three dimensions of a baggage must not exceed 62 inches.
No single bag must weigh more than 70 lbs. Bags weighing more than 70 lbs. will be shipped via Air Algérie cargo.
Please note that the right to amend baggage allowances is reserved solely with airlines. Thus, once your flight ticket booking is confirmed, it is recommended to check the exact baggage limits accepted by Air Algérie, at least 24 hours prior to the scheduled departure time of your flight.