For Flights to the Azores try SATA
SATA Airlines is the regional carrier based in the beautiful and unique Azores, an archipelago of islands situated in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean. This long established and well run Portuguese airline is owned by the Provincial government and has two major roles: the first is to connect these isolated islands to the rest of the world and the second is to transport passengers between the nine volcanic islands which together the Autonomous Region of the Azores.
The organisation is split into two operate operating airlines, SATA Air Azores which operates regional flights and SATA international which flies further afield. Groupo SATA which controls the airlines also has two tour operators and an airfield management division, which together employ over 1200 employees.
Based at the western most tip of Europe, SATA combines a rigorous modern efficiency with an old world charm where the needs of the customer are most important and the reputation of the region as being the most polite society in Europe is felt. aboard every flight.
Flights on SATA International
SATA International has a very modern jet fleet of 8 Airbus aircraft which it uses to fly both eastwards and westwards from its main base in Ponta Delgada.
Westwards flight operate regularly to the US and Canada with Toronto and Montreal in Canada plus Boston and Oakland in the US being the four airports served in North America.
Within Europe it has very regular flights to Portugal's capital, Lisbon as well as bringing tourists from Denmark, France, Germany, Holland, United Kingdom, Norway, Ireland and Sweden. In addition SATA International flies between the Azores and the holiday island of Madiera.
Flights on SATA Air Azores
SATA Air Azores has a fleet of Canadian build Bombadier Dash 8 turbo-prop aircraft which ply between the islands.Each of the nine islands has its own airport and many tourists choose to fly between a number of them to enjoy the very best experiences of whale watching and wildlife experiences unique to the islands.
Destinations served include:
- Corvo Island - Corvo Airport
- Flores Island - Flores Airport
- Graciosa Island - Graciosa Airport
- Horta - Horta Airport
- Pico Island - Pico Airport
- Ponta Delgada - João Paulo II Airport
- Santa Maria Island - Santa Maria Airport
- São Jorge Island - São Jorge Airport
- Terceira - Lajes Field
Why Choose SATA Airlines?
Well, we think its one of the best airlines in the Europe! It's safe, modern, passenger friendly, technologically advanced and has a wonderful customer focus.
With more than 25 years of experience, Alternative Airlines has become a specialist in arranging flights to the more unusual destinations around the world, plus we have strong relationships with airlines, such as SATA which may not be the first airline you think about when booking your flight to or from the Azores.
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