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Award-Winning Alitalia

Jan 31, 2015
2015 / January 2015


For the fifth consecutive year, Alitalia received the award for Best Airline Cuisine in Global Traveler’s 2014 GT Tested Reader Survey. The prestigious award reaffirms Alitalia’s commitment to creating a superior dining experience inspired by Italy’s culturally diverse regions. When flying in Alitalia’s Magnifica class, the unique flavors and aromas of each Italian region are savored. Menus served on board are known for the quality and refinement in creating recipes that embody the authenticity, uniqueness and essence of Italian cuisine. The distinctive recipes created by the genius and imagination of distinguished Italian chefs are paired with wines selected by the Italian Association of Sommeliers (AIS).Alitalia cuisine


Magnifica, Alitalia’s business-class cabin on intercontinental routes, delivers maximum comfort and a sophisticated travel experience. Magnifica seats on our Airbus A330 and Boeing 777 aircraft offer in-seat work and entertainment options, and convert to true flat-beds, reclining a full 180 degrees. The cabin configuration offers travelers all-aisle seating. Service in Magnifica includes award-winning menus featuring regional Italian cuisine, linens designed by Italian luxury brand Frette, tableware designed by Richard Ginori, and an amenity kit with personal care items by Salvatore Ferragamo. Alitalia flights operate out of New York JFK to Milan and Rome; Boston and Miami to Rome, and, from May to October, Los Angeles to Rome.


  • Electronic controls convert seats to 180-degree flat-beds
  • Large 15.4-inch LCD screens that provide on-demand audio and video
  • PC power and USB ports for PC charging
  • Built-in massage technology and privacy screen
  • Direct-aisle access

Alitalia's Classica Plus


Classica Plus, Alitalia’s premium economy cabin, is available on A330 and B777 aircraft operating from Alitalia’s U.S.gateways. When traveling in Classica Plus, Alitalia passengers can enjoy:

  • Priority check-in and boarding
  • Two checked bags versus one in economy
  • Seat pitch of 38 inches and width of 20.1 inches — 40 percent more space than economy
  • In-seat PC power
  • Large 10.6-inch screens for on-demand entertainment
  • Noise-canceling headsets
  • Welcome drinks and amenity kits


FX Excursions

FX Excursions offers the chance for once-in-a-lifetime experiences in destinations around the world.


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