Air India offers 10-per cent discount on purchase of web tickets

Passengers purchasing tickets through the Air India website for travel on Air India flights are in for a bonanza. The carrier is offering a 10-per cent discount on the basic fare component of economy class tickets for all purchases through the Air India website.

The discount is valid from Tuesday 9 March till 30 April 2010, for international flights originating from India as well as for Air India's domestic flights.

What's more, the discount will apply on tickets bought under all fare categories of economy class. Outbound travel will have to board their flights on or before 30 April.

The discount will not apply for travel on Air India's code share flights.

Air India's international network covers 51 destinations across the USA, Europe, Canada, Far-East Asia, South-East Asia and the Gulf.

The domestic network covering 62 destinations, includes far-flung areas of the North-East, Ladakh, Andaman and Nicobar Islands.