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Air Tahiti Nui

Airline tickets with Air Tahiti Nui

Air Tahiti Nui is referred to as the flag carrier of French Polynesia, established in 1996 and starting its flight operations two years later in November 1998. A French airline, headquartered in the Immeuble Dexter in Papeete, Tahiti, was formed to develop inbound tourism and was the first international airline to take up its main operating base is Faa'a International Airport, in Papeete. The airline operates international flight services for the low and high-end leisure travel markets. Air Tahiti Nui major shareholder at 61.7%, is the government of French Polynesia, along with other local investors. Today, the airline reports 782 employees.


Air Tahiti Nui cabin luggage information

Hand luggage

Included in your flight ticket is one item of carry on luggage per person, plus one personal item. Weight must not exceed 10 Kg (22 lbs) and combined dimensions of 45 in / 115 cm.The additional item to your cabin baggage allowance (3kg max) which may be taken with you in the cabin can be any of the following; handbag/pocket book, small camera case, infant bag or baby food, and laptop computer with case.

Checked luggage

Depending on your class of travel your weight and piece allowance may vary.
  • If you are travelling in Moana Economy Class then you are entitled to check in one item of luggage weighing no more than 23 kg (50 lbs) and dimensions not in excess of 158cm (62"").
  • Poerava Business Class on the other hand entitles you to check in 2 pieces of luggage weighing 32 Kg (70 lbs) and do not exceed the dimensions 158 cm (62"").
  • Infants travelling are entitled to 1 item of luggage plus 1 folding stroller. Maximum weight allowance equals 10 kg 22 lbs) and dimensions must not exceed 158 cm (62"").
Note that excess charges for overweight luggage will be applied and vary depending on destination.

News about Air Tahiti Nui

MAY 2014

AIMIA selected Air Tahiti Nui as a 2014 U.S passion for excellence award winner.Hundreds of companies having taken part in the competition, it was Air Tahiti Nui chosen as just one of the 15 organisations cited by Aimia as a “Premier Partner” in its Passion for Excellence awards program. Through the programme, Aimia recognizes hospitality partners in incentives, meetings, events, hospitality, destination management companies and airlines. These companies are highly regarded and permanently enshrined on Aimia’s Premier Partner Wall of Fame.

AUGUST 2012

Together with American Airlines, Air Tahiti Nui has begun a bilateral codeshare.AA can now add its code to Air Tahiti Nui flights operating between Los Angeles International Airport and Papeete Faa’a International Airport. Similarly Air Tahiti Nui are able to place its code on AA’s flights from LAX across more than 15 cities in the US.This increases Air Tahiti Nui’s reach throughout the USA to new destinations like New York, Boston, San Francisco, Las Vegas, Miami , Dallas/Fort Worth, Chicago and Washington D.C. Starting September 10 flights can be purchased under the new codeshare.

Check in Information

At this time Air Tahiti Nui do not offer online check in prior to flight departure.Although it is not possible to check in online in advance, Air Tahiti Nui offers you the oppirtunity to request seat assignments by contacting their reservations office at least 72 hours prior to departure. Note that the requested seat assigned cannot be guaranteed due to operational reasons. Be sure to arrive at the airport and check in from 3 hours prior to the scheduled departure time. Please note that check in desks close one hour before departure, so be sure to arrive in plenty of time taking into account queues particularly at peak periods of the year.

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