Drukair founded in 1981, is the flagship carrier of Bhutan. The airline is headquartered at Paro and is operated by the Investment Wing of Druk Holding and Investments. Drukair operates modest scheduled flights within the South Asian region from its hub at Paro Airport (PBH). The airline started its first operations on February 11, 1983 with flights taking wings from Paro. Drukair, the Royal Bhutan Airline, flies with the vision to be the leading airline promoting “Brand Bhutan”.
Connectivity and Fleet Size
You can make Drukair reservations to about 5 countries that includes Bangladesh, India, Nepal, Thailand and Singapore. Drukair flights cover some primary international destinations like Dhaka, Delhi, Mumbai, Bodhgaya, Kolkata, Bagdogra, Guwahati, Bangkok, Singapore and Kathmandu. The airline also provides domestic services to Trashigang and Bumthang.
Currently Drukair fleet comprises about 3 Airbus A319 and 1 ATR 42-500.
Services and Amenities
A Drukair booking will get you the following services and amenities-
Passengers in Drukair relish well-balanced complimentary cuisines, both in Business and Economy Class. The airline offers a wide range of special meal to cater to the passenger needs. Well, if you need a special meal you have to forward your request to the airline 72 hours before your scheduled departure.
Passengers can keep themselves busy with in-flight magazine known as “Tashi Delek”.
Passengers also can enjoy in–flight shopping facility which is exclusively duty free.
So, grab last minute flights to your destination with Drukair and enjoy their supreme in-flight services.
A passenger is entitled to carry 1 bag weighing not more than 11 lbs. and total measurement of the carry-on bag must not exceed over 17 x 13 x 8 inches.
The free baggage permitted on international flights are as listed below:
A Business Class passenger is allowed to carry up-to 88 lbs.
An Economy Class passenger is permitted to carry up to 66 lbs.
Once you confirm your Drukair booking, it is recommended to browse the above-mentioned baggage details again as an airline has the right to alter the baggage allowance any time.