While traveling and making vacation plans and when you have planned to go by the air ways
and along with that there are many things and the airport procedures that to be considered
and paid heed to. Especially when you are the first-time flyer you might be little nervous with
all the stress of flying along with the things to be taken care of. Having said this there are
some of the important airport procedures as well the other important things like the crucial
documents to be carried while on a plane, worried about losing the baggage also worrying
about the weight of the luggage are the pre-dominant things to be remembered. so, as you
are planning onto a flight travel here are some of the essential tips that will certainly help
you leaving you no surprises while on the way.
- CHECK-IN ONLINE
Once you have booked a flight and all the required details on specified dates and
times go and have an online check-in. There are many airlines that offer online check-
ins for your flights. This procedure helps you download and print off your boarding
pass through the airline’s official website or through the official app. Doing this one
step at your home itself saves a huge chunk of time for you on the airport as you are
free go directly to the security check-ins by skipping the check-in queues.
- ARRIVE WELL IN ADVANCE
If by chance you don’t have get online check-ins through airlines then or drop
checked baggage. Airports are always buzzing in the crowd and are busy with many
check-in queues, people and traffic gets lined up because of it and this may lead to
delay in the flight procedures. So always plan and take off well in advance from you
house so you get to your required procedures on time and don’t get late for the flight
- LEARN THE DIFFERENT TYPES OF BAGGAGES
Checked baggage, check-on baggage, personal baggage are the different types of
baggage that you need to take up with you which are essential to carry. The checked
baggage or hold baggage that is usually stored in the hold of the aircraft and are
non-accessible through the flight. The thing that matters the most is the weight of
the baggage is usually bigger than the carry-on baggage. The checked baggage
needs to be checked and weighed and dropped at the check in desk itself. The carry-
on baggage or the hand baggage are the ones which are kept on the person’s during
the flight and is stored in the cabin of the aircraft. The weight of this us usually to be
kept low as they are to be kept with the passengers without any discomfort.
- MAKE YOUR BAGGAGE EASILY IDENTIFIABLE
Wrap a colored ribbon or a belt around the baggage or instead of it write your name
on the bags so that you can easily segregate the bags from others and you will save
ample of time by not searching out for your own bags.
- REMEMBER TO KEEP ALL YOUR TRAVEL DOCUMENTS AND PASSPORT
Not all travel documents are essentials, but you don’t have to leave behind the
passport, ID card and a required visa for the country. And if you forget any of the
following documents then you won’t be allowed to board your flight or even allowed
to check-in. while checking-in make sure you have your flight PNR number with you
to show it to the check-in agent. Along with it don’t forget to buy the travel insurance
as it not only covers the flight journey but also after travel disruptions. Remember to
always keep a check on all the above documents while the trave as well the whole
trip so that you don’t misplace on any important documents.
- DON’T PANIC OVER THE SECURITY PROCEDURES.
Before the flight takes-off the cabin crew makes you to follow and go through some
of the procedures that you need to know. That includes fastening the seatbelt as well
some information regarding emergency situations. But don’t be overwhelmed or
nervous about it because they are the part of the procedures which you have to
So always be ready by keeping in mind the above tips once you board on a flight and
have a safe and sound flight journey without any delay.