Aer Lingus was founded in 1936, and its first flight was from Dublin to Bristol. These days, Aer Lingus flights attract over 9 million travellers every year. The airline’s motto is: Smart Flies Aer Lingus.
This airline company has won awards for its excellent services that are provided at each step of a passenger’s journey. It is a family friendly airline too, and within Europe the Family First service allows families to enjoy half priced checked bags and seat selection for children from the age of 2 to 11. Children receive VIP treatment, and board the plane before other passengers. For those travelling on Aer Lingus flights with babies, bottle warming facilities may be provided by a member of the cabin crew. In-flight entertainment with films, cartoons, and interactive games are provided for children on transatlantic flights.
Easy check-in solutions are available to passengers, including:
Check-in deadlines may be up to an hour before the time of departure; however, this varies between flights.
Each passenger is allowed to carry on one piece of cabin luggage. Business Class passengers are entitled to bring an additional under-seat item, such as a briefcase or handbag. Seats are allocated prior to boarding, and passengers may choose a preferred seat if required. Additional conveniences that Business Class passengers may enjoy include lie-flat beds, tasty gourmet cuisine, free Wi-Fi, and world-class entertainment viewable on a HD TV screen. Special assistance is available to passengers with disabilities or medical conditions; however, this should be arranged in advance..