recently announced its new connectivity to Tripoli, in Libya. Starting from 21st February 2011, the carrier will be operating daily flight service to the city from London, Heathrow. Tripoli is the commercial centre that offers business opportunities to all its visitors. The newly introduced service will prove to be a boon for the business travelers and other travelers who return to the city to meet their family and friends.
The flight service will offer two cabin short-haul European products, thus giving a choice of business class and coach class to all the passengers traveling Tripoli. The business class cabin will be equipped with 31-32 inches seat pitch with 2:2 seating configuration. The middle seat in the business class will be kept free. The passengers will be allowed to take 40 kg free hold baggage allowance, two pieces of cabin baggage, and one personal item.
The business class passengers will also be able to enjoy the complimentary hot meals and drinks onboard. Passengers will have a choice of seat selection that could be made while booking the flight tickets. The business class passengers will also have an access to the BMI business class lounges at London, Heathrow and Lufthansa Business Class lounge at Tripoli.
The economy class cabin will be equipped with 31-32 inches seat pitch with 3:3 seating configuration. The passengers will be allowed to take 30 kg free hold baggage allowance, one piece of cabin baggage, and one personal item. Passengers will be served with complimentary sandwiches and drinks onboard. The passengers will also have the liberty to select seats but only at the time of check-in.
The BMI, Diamond Club members will receive double destinations miles on flights that will fly until 30th April 2011 between London and Tripoli. The members will only have to enter the membership number into PNR while booking their flight tickets. The star alliance members will also be able to earn double Plus Points under the airline Company Plus scheme until 30th April 2011.
The scheduled flights BD469 will depart at 10.45 am from London and will arrive at 04.20 pm in Tripoli. The return leg BD470 will depart at 05.15 pm from Tripoli and will arrive in London at 06.45 pm.