Tarom

Founded
1954
Type
Full Service Carrier
Fleet size
25
Destinations
50
Passengers per year
2,400,000

Tarom is an airline from Romania and the flag carrier of the country. The airline flies to several destinations in Europe, the Middle East and Northern Africa. Besides the airlines’ rich history, Tarom wants to carry out its modernity and elegance.

Organization

Tarom is almost totally owned by the Romanian government. The airline is a member of the SkyTeam alliance. The airline operates to more than 50 destinations and has been an IATA member since 1993.

Alliance
SkyTeam

History

Tarom was founded in 1954 when the Romanian government bought shares of the Soviet airline TARS. A few years after its establishment, the airline already operated multiple flights across Europe. In the 60s the airline operated its first transatlantic flight and in the 70s the airline started operating flights to Australia with a refuelling stop in Calcutta. In 2010, the airline joined the SkyTeam alliance.

Quick facts

  • Tarom ceased its operation to the United States in 2003 but is planning to restart its operation again.

Passengers

2015
2,400,000
2017
2,400,000

Baggage

Tarom passengers can bring 1 piece of hand baggage with a maximum weight of 10 kg. The maximum dimensions of this bag are 55x 40x 20cm, however, on flights with the ATR 42 or ATR 72 the maximum dimensions are 35x 30 x 20cm. The amount of permitted checked baggage for Economy Class passengers is usually 1 piece with a maximum weight of 23 kg while Business Class passengers can bring 3 pieces with each a maximum weight of 23 kg. However, for some fares of frequent flyer programs, the maximum allowance can vary. Please consult website Tarom for more information.

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In-flight Wi-Fi

Tarom offers in-flight Wi-Fi, which is called AirFi, on some of their aircraft. Please consult website Tarom for more information.

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