AirAsia India introduces Travel Insurance Coverage on direct channels in association with Tata AIG General Insurance Company Ltd
Mumbai, 31 January 2023: In its continued endeavour to extend products and services that deliver ease and comfort to guests, AIX Connect, operating as AirAsia India, announced comprehensive travel insurance in association with Tata AIG General Insurance Company Ltd. The travel insurance can be purchased while booking on the airline’s website, AirAsia.co.in or the AirAsia India Mobile App. It can be purchased at a nominal fee of ₹149 (Inclusive of GST).
The comprehensive travel insurance being facilitated by the airline is curated to ensure guests are against expenses and inconveniences caused by emergencies and unforeseen circumstances. The travel insurance covers all destinations across the airline’s domestic network. Guests holding valid Indian passports between the ages of 18 and 70 years can opt to be covered under comprehensive travel insurance.
The Group Domestic Travel Assure insurance cover includes:
- Loss of Checked-in Baggage cover
- Common Carrier Delay cover
- Trip Cancellation cover
- Emergency Medical Evacuation cover
- Trip Interruption cover
- Medical Expenses – Accident Only cover
- Accidental death (Common Carrier only) cover
- Permanent Total/Partial Disability cover
- Key Replacement cover
- Missed Connection cover
Insurance is the subject matter of solicitation. For more details on benefits, exclusions, limitations, terms and conditions, please refer to the policy wordings carefully, available at www.airasia.co.in/tata-aig before concluding a sale.
In association with Tata AIG General Insurance Company Ltd, AirAsia India is providing a comprehensive product with a cover like lost key replacement. AirAsia India is one of the first airlines, to offer lost key replacement and ₹1,00,000 of additional coverage for emergency medical evacuation.
Speaking about the introduction of travel insurance, Ankur Garg, Chief Commercial Officer, AirAsia India, said, “The travel insurance has been curated for us by Tata AIG General Insurance Company Ltd with provisions to cater to multi-risk case scenarios owing to personal accidents or other circumstances which may arise during travel. It empowers guests with flexibility and the confidence to plan their travel conveniently with comprehensive coverage for every aspect of the travel journey. As an airline, we take pride in leveraging every opportunity to differentiate our services with distinctive and value-based offerings to facilitate seamless and stress-free travel experiences.”
Speaking on the occasion, Mr Parag Ved, President and Head – of Consumer Lines at Tata AIG General Insurance Company Ltd said, “Travelling always involves a certain level of risk, be it short or long trips, as unforeseen circumstances can occur at any time. We are delighted to be associated with AirAsia India for this one-of-its-kind travel insurance policy offering that will benefit both business and leisure travellers. Our focus has always been towards offering relevant products and supporting our customers in their hour of need, thus signifying our brand philosophy – With You Always. Hence, we decided to come up with a policy to ensure that customers are safeguarded against the risks of travel. We continue to remain dedicated to making insurance affordable and available to all.’’