Biman Bangladesh Airlines is the national flag airline of Bangladesh and has its main headquarters plus a main center located in the country's capital, Dhaka, at Shahjalal International Airport. It also has smaller operation centers at the Osmani International Airport in Sylhet and at the Shah Amanat International Airport in Chittagong. Biman Bangladesh Airlines was founded in 1972 and owned by the government of Bangladesh until 2007, at which time it became the largest joint-stock company in Bangladesh. 16 The Bombardier, Boeing and Airbus aircraft make up the airline's fleet, with the Boeing 737 and 777 being its most predominant means of transportation as of October 2019.
With this fleet, the airline offers flights to more than 25 different destinations both in Bangladesh and internationally. The airline's international flights are mainly made in Asia and the Middle East. Its only European destination is London Heathrow Airport. Some of the most popular Biman Bangladesh Airlines tickets are for flights to Kolkata, Kuala Lumpur and Doha. His flights to Jeddah for the annual Muslim pilgrimage to Mecca are also very popular.
👜 Baggage regulations at Biman Bangladesh Airlines
Carry-On baggage allowance:
Passengers with Biman Bangladesh Airlines tickets are entitled to bring one item of hand luggage on board the flight with them. This hand luggage item is subject to a maximum weight limit of 7 kg in Economy class and 10 kg in Business class. It is also subject to a maximum size limit, which is a combined height, width and length of up to 115 cm. Hand luggage items that exceed these limitations will not be allowed in the cabin and must be registered in the aircraft hold. There may be a fee for this, depending on whether or not it fits the passenger's checked luggage.
Checked baggage allowance:
The passenger Biman Bangladesh Airlines ticket class determines what the checked baggage limit will be. On Biman flights, Economy class passengers with Super Saver, Saver and Flexible tickets can check in Two items of luggage, each weighing up to 20 kg. Executive class passengers with Saver or Flexible tickets have the right to bring two pieces of checked luggage, each weighing up to 30 kg. The maximum size for checked baggage is a combination of width, height and length of 158 cm. Babies are entitled to 1 piece that weighs up to 10 kg and no larger than a combined width, height and length of 115 cm, as well as a stroller or a car seat. An excess baggage fee will have to be paid if a passenger's luggage is not kept within its limit. The airline will refuse to transport any item of luggage weighing more than 32 kg.
🕗 Biman Bangladesh Airlines Web Check-in
Although passengers can make an online reservation for Biman Bangladesh Airlines, it is currently not possible to register online for Biman flights. Instead, passengers will have to check in the old way, at the airport check-in counter. Passengers must present their passport, visa documents and ticket to do so. All check-in counters are open up to 1 hour before the scheduled take-off time of a flight and if passengers need special assistance, such as a wheelchair at the airport, they must inform the airline in advance. Once passengers have registered, they will receive their boarding pass and will be able to go to their boarding gate through security.