Avianca Airlines Restart Business Class in America
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Avianca Airlines Restart Business Class in America

We all are aware of the news by Avianca Airlines on October 1, 2022 that they will eliminate business class from all routes in America. During that time Avianca Airlines was looking at a more comprehensive flying approach and creating products and services that catered to everyone’s needs. However, this summer Avianca Airlines has come up with a new development and now they’re restarting their business class product on the American routes. Also, the airline is renaming and adding new features to their business class. 

The Business Class cabin on Avianca Airlines has a wide variety of features that include lie-flat seats, beverages, meals, snacks, blankets and mattress pads. The airline will also provide the passengers with amenity kit cases designed by Mola Sasa in collaboration with the Gunadule indigenous community made from recycled PET bottle fabric, as well as products of beauty brand Loto del Sur.

As of 1st July, the airline is launching a new version of business class on its single-aisle Airbus A320 aircraft on flights between Bogota and 11 destinations in the North American continent that includes Miami, Washington D.C, New York, Boston and Toronto. In this cabin, passengers can enjoy comfortable seats, power outlets, a wide range of entertainment and food options, beverages, snacks, Wifi, and amenity kits on board.

The news of including Business Class comes after the big news of Avianca Airlines restarting 10 routes between the US and Latin America, it was announced on March 29 and operations will begin from Early June. The airline is restarting its non-stop operations from cities, like Washington (IAD), New York (JFK), Chicago (ORD), Orlando (MCO), Las Vegas (LAS), and  Miami (MIA). The airline is also starting its services from a few Central and South American cities, like Guatemala City (GUA), Cartagena (CTG), and San Jose (SJO). There will be at least 3-4 times weekly operations to the above routes. The airline is coming to America as a healthy competition to Spirit Airlines and JetBlue Airways. 

Avianca Airlines is a popular airline service provider based in Colombia. The airline has its headquarters in Bogota and its registered office in Barranquilla. It has its primary hub at El Dorado International Airport. The airline has a fleet size of 100 aircrafts that cover 63 destinations, domestically and internationally. Recently, that airline had stopped operations in the American continent but with this news about restarting their services, passengers are happy to have more options available for them.

Avianca Airlines is restarting Business Class on American Flights longer than 5 hours. They are offering two types of Business Class on the American Flights:

  • Single-aisle Aircraft: These seats are available on the first three rows of the plane with reclinable seats and more legroom.
  • Dual-aisle Aircraft: These are lie-flat seats so that you can experience more privacy and an integrated in-flight entertainment system.

The Business Class on Single-aisle Aircrafts will be available from 1st July 2024 on round-trip flights between Bogota and Mexico City, São Paulo, Boston, New York, Washington, Toronto, Rio de Janeiro, Santiago de Chile, Montevideo, Miami, and Buenos Aires.

Passengers traveling on Business Class America’s can enjoy the following features:

  • Avianca Lounge Access with wifi facilities, food, drink, comfortable seating options, and work zones.
  • Priority Boarding and Check-in facilities.
  • Passengers can carry 2 checked baggage of 32 kg each along with 1 carry-on baggage and 1 personal item.
  • The airline also offers tailored entertainment options with a wide variety of series and movies to watch.
  • An exclusive Amenity Kit with all personal hygiene essentials.
  • A haute cuisine menu with delicious flavors, exclusive dishes, and wide range of beverage options.

With the re-introduction of Business Class Americas, Avianca Airlines is all set to provide top-notch onboarding services to its American passengers.

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