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How the GoAir Web Check-In Feature Makes Travelling Hassle Free

How the GoAir Web Check-In Feature Makes Travelling Hassle Free

images (21)A foray of Wadia Group, GoAir is one of the most popular low-cost carriers (LCC) in India. It commenced operations in the year 2005 with its primary hub at the Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport, located in Mumbai. Its fleet of 19 Airbus A320s caters to 22 Indian cities. Among the destinations, covered by its flights, Port Blair, Guwahati, Chandigarh, Goa and Leh are included. The number of daily flights, operated by the airline, is 144. Its prestigious accolades include recognition as the Best Performing Airline by Airbus in the year 2011. In the year 2008, Pacific Area Travel Writers Association named it the Best Domestic Airline for Excellence in Quality and Efficient Service.

Its dedicated customer service and array of offers has earned it an around 8-per cent share in the Indian aviation market. In order to make travelling with the airline a pleasant experience and keep up with the technologically advancing times, the feature of GoAir web check-in was introduced. To know how to avail the facility, and its advantages, read below.


This internet-based feature of the LCC enables passengers to check themselves in without having to stand in lengthy queues at the airport counters. You can use the computer or laptop from your office, home or on the go and finish the process in just a few clicks. To avail the facility, you must have confirmed flight tickets, booked through the carrier website or a travel agency.

The Procedure of Web Check-in

Passengers can complete this procedure online by logging on to the web check-in page on the official website of the LCC. Here, a few details like the PNR number on the ticket, the full name of the passenger(s), and origin and destination of the flight will be asked. After filling in these details, you can proceed to choose your preferred seat on the aircraft and get the electronic copy of the boarding pass.

Terms, Conditions and Limitations

The window for GoAir web check-in remains open from 72 hours to two hours prior to the scheduled departure of the flight. This facility cannot be availed for groups, containing more than nine travellers. In the case of flying with check-in baggage after having completed the procedure online, people are advised to report at the airport counter at least 60 minutes before take-off. The facility of confirming the travel plans to the airline over the internet cannot be availed by those in possession of a waitlisted ticket. Along with a printed copy of the electronic boarding pass, you will need an official photo ID, issued by the government, for boarding and security formalities. Unaccompanied minors, patients, those, about to fly with infants, and passengers with special needs like wheelchair cannot use this online service. People, who have confirmed their presence on the flight over the internet and have no checked baggage, must reach the boarding gate at least 45 minutes before scheduled departure.

Advantages of Using Web Check-in Facility

Checking-in online is especially useful in cases, wherein people may be travelling in urgent situations. It lets you escape the trouble of leaving for the airport hours before the flight in order to undergo the process at the counter. Also, the time spent in waiting for your turn to arrive is saved when you make use of this feature. One extra benefit, granted by this feature, is that you can choose your favourite seat. If you have special requirements, regarding your seat on the jetliner, it is possible to pick the one you prefer, online. For frequent flyers like businessmen, this facility is especially useful as the need for spending long hours at airports is negated.


Exploring the Queen City

Exploring the Queen City

download (80)About Charlotte

Enticing architecture, gorgeous views and enchanting greenery are some of the features of the largest city in the state of North Carolina, Charlotte. It is listed as a “gamma-plus” global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research Network and has been ranked as the third fastest growing major city in the United States. The residents of the city are called “Charlotteans”. Also nicknamed “The Hornet’s Nest”, it is the second largest banking center in the United States. The climate of the city is classified as humid subtropical.

Tourist Attractions

The beautiful city of Charlotte offers such wide range of attractions that almost everybody can find something to their delight. The art and history buffs will find a lot to discover with The Billy Graham Library, Carolinas Aviation Museum, Levine Museum of the New South, Mint Museum Uptown, Mint Museum Randolph, Bechtler Museum of Modern Art, The Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts + Culture, Wells Fargo History Museum, Charlotte Museum of History, Foundation For The Carolinas, Charlotte Trolley Powerhouse Museum and Green Rice Gallery.

For the motorsports fanatics, NASCAR Hall of Fame and Hendrick Motorsports Complex are must visit sites. The science devotees will have an amazing time exploring Discovery Place and Charlotte Nature Museum. While the kids will find a lot savor at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center.

The sports lovers can relish thrilling game of Baseball at the BB&T Ballpark or American Football at The Bank of America Stadium or a high octane NBA basketball game at the Time Warner Cable Arena. The nature romantics can find some much peace and serene with Freedom Park, Little Sugar Creek Greenway, Lake Norman, McDowell Nature Center and Preserve, Romare Bearden Park, Wing Haven Garden and Bird Sanctuary, Reedy Creek Nature Center and Preserve, UNC Charlotte Botanical Gardens, Fourth Ward Park and Catawba River.

The drama and music adorers will find much to cherish with Blumenthal Performing Arts Center, North Carolina Music Factory, The Fillmore, PNC Music Pavilion and Actor’s Theatre of Charlotte. While for the foodies, Carpe Diem Restaurant, The Capital Grille, The Cowfish Sushi Burger Bar, Midwood Smokehouse and Cabo Fish Taco Baja Seagrill are must stopovers to relish some of the most delicious meals.

Best Time to Visit

The best time to visit Charlotte is from March through May or from September through November, when the crowds are fewer and the hotel rates are low.

Major Airport

Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT) is the primary commercial airport serving Charlotte and is the 6th busiest airport in the country both in terms of passenger traffic and aircraft movements. It is also the largest airport in the nation without nonstop service to Asia.