Terms & Conditions
  About the offer

  • This offer is open to all American Express Cardmembers, except American Express Kingfisher First (Co-brand) Cards, whose accounts are valid and in good standing (“Cardmembers”). An American Express Cardmember for the purpose of this offer means (and except for the exclusions mentioned herein) a person holding a Card or account access device issued in India either by American Express or a third party bearing the name or Trademark or service mark or logo of American Express.
  • Cardmembers are not bound in any way to participate in this program. Any such participation is voluntary and the offer is being brought purely on a “best effort” basis and is subject to availability of tickets and prior reservations.
  • This offer is valid only on tickets purchased through Air India / Indian Airlines (AI/IC) offices. Tickets purchased through any other mode including from American Express Membership Travel Services shall not be entitled to this offer. The complimentary/discounted tickets will be issued by AI/IC offices only.  This offer is valid on the published fares including DGCA (Director General of Civil Aviation) filed fares in Business /Economy Class of AI / IC.
  • This offer is applicable for travel on AI/IC flights only and not on code share flights.  The discounted/complimentary ticket will also be on AI/IC flights only.
  • Normal Frequent Flier Program mileage will be accrued on the fully paid ticket.  On the 50% discounted tickets, 50% of the applicable mileage points will be accrued. No FFP mileage will accrue on the complimentary tickets.
  • After completion of travel on the paid ticket, original boarding card stubs and original ticket jacket/e-ticket will have to be produced at the AI/IC office, along with letter advising the name of nominee for issuance of the complimentary ticket.  The original boarding card stubs and ticket jacked will be stamped “UTILISED FOR AMEX PROMOTION”.
  • Complimentary tickets for domestic travel would exclude the DEL - CCJ/COK/TRV/CJB sectors. For the list of select sectors on the Domestic Network up to 300 kms., please contact AI/IC offices or American Express card member services
  • All discounted/complimentary tickets will be 2-coupon tickets.
  • The offer is valid only on tickets purchased by Cardmembers using American Express Cards referenced in para 1 above, between October 15, 2008 and January 31, 2009 on select sectors of AI/ IC. The travel on the paid tickets must be undertaken on or before January 31, 2009.
  • The travel on the complimentary/discount tickets should be undertaken on or before March 31, 2009. Complimentary ticket will not be valid for travel between December 15, 2008 and January 15, 2009. However the discounted tickets may be used during this period.  Travel on discounted ticket does not have to be on the same date.
  • Cardmembers shall have to bear any applicable taxes/fuel surcharge etc. over and above the base fare on the complimentary/discounted ticket
  • The complimentary/discounted ticket can be given to anyone nominated by the fare paying passenger.
  • In the event of flight irregularity/disruption, discounted/free tickets cannot be endorsed and will be valid on the next AI/IC flight only. No hotel accommodation will be provided under any circumstances.
  • Complimentary ticket has no refund value and will be endorsed “Non-Refundable/Non-endorsable/Non-reroutable/Non-convertible into MCO (Miscellaneous Charge Order) and valid on AI/IC only.
  • This offer cannot be combined with any other offers, discounts, and benefits from AI / IC or American Express.
  • AI / IC and American Express reserve the right to alter or change the terms and conditions of this offer, including discontinuing the promotion, at any time during the offer period, at their discretion without assigning any reasons.
  • American Express is neither responsible for nor guarantees the quality of the goods/services and is not liable for any defect or deficiency of goods or services so obtained / availed of by the Cardmembers under this offer.
  • All disputes arising out of this program shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of competent courts in the State of Delhi.