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Baggage Policy

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Alternative Airlines customers are now able to purchase additional baggage at the time of booking, find out how with our booking additional baggage page.

Carry-on Baggage

Passengers are only allowed one piece of luggage per person, with maximum dimensions 55cm x 40cm x 20cm. Weight allowance depends on the route travelling:

Passengers travelling regionally (Fort-de-France, St.Martin, St. Barthelemy, Pointe-a-Pitre, St. Lucia, Port-au-Prince or Santo Domingo) passengers are permitted one piece of luggage weighing a maximum of 5kg.

For Transatlantic routes, passengers are permitted one 12kg bag, with the addition of a personal item such as a small handbag, laptop bag or coat.

Checked Baggage

Passengers checked baggage allowance is dependent on the class of travel and route travelling. This will be indicated on your travel memo or ticket.

Cabin Classes

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What facilities are available?

In Economy "Sun" Class, you can enjoy a warm meal onboard and use the best entertainment systems on the market, with large touch screens. You can also safely use your own devices (computer, tablet, smartphone) with the new plugs. You stay entertained with around 150 hours of films as well as games available. All this is offered on your 25cm HD touch screen. Wi-Fi is available on a flight for you to stay connected to work. You can also enjoy an amenities kit to give you that little extra comfort on board.

What are the seats like?

The seats that are 42 cm wide with 31 inches of pitch and with 81cm seat spacing. USB and audio are built into these seats.

Premium Economy

What facilities are available?

The Premium Economy "Caribbean" Class provides passengers with a more premium service. With its 30 cm touch and tilt screen, the Caribbean class offers ideal and unrivalled travel conditions for round trips between Paris and the Caribbean. In-flight entertainment and Wi-Fi is also available on premium economy.

What are the seats like?

There are 45 seats in the premium economy being 45cm wide and has 89cm seat spacing. All premium economy seats have a built-in audio jack and USB outlet. You can relax in the wide ergonomic seat and tilts at 125 degrees and has an ample amount of legroom. All seats are now equipped with footrests and complimentary leg rest on the 1st row.


Business "Madras" Class is full of comfort and ease.

Business Class Facilities

Enjoy a luxurious meal on board hand prepared by the finest chefs. Be prepared to be entertained with the airlines 43cm HD touchscreen entertainment system with more than 150 hours of movies and TV shows to keep you busy during your flight. Enjoy a little more comfort with onboard amenities including a fleece blanket, a large pillow with a cotton pillowcase.

Before the flight, Business Class passengers are given dedicated check-in counter, priority boarding and baggage. In addition to this, passengers flying with Business Class are given lounge access (selected locations).

Business Class Seats

Sit back and relax in a 180 degree fully flat position, have access to a reading light and enjoy extra legroom with 155cm between seats. In addition to this, all seats have an in-built USB, electrical outlets and compatible audio jack.


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Check-in times vary depending on the route that you're flying. Both online and airport check-in are available.

Online Check-in

Air Caraïbes offers online check-in for their passengers on the Air Caraïbes online check-in page. Online check-in commences 48 hours before departure, closing 1 hour before.

Airport Check-in

Passengers must report to the airport for check-in to confirm their attendance on the flight. Opening and closing times of the airport check-in desks are as follows:

For all transatlantic flights, check-in will open 4 hours before departure, closing 1.5 hours before departure.

For regional flights, the following rules apply:

  • For regional flights from of a medium-haul, check-in will open 2 hours before departure.
  • For regional flights from of a short-haul, check-in will open 1.5 hours before departure.
  • For regional flights from Santo Domingo, check-in will close 1 hour before departure.
  • For regional flights from Pointe-a-Pire / Fort-de-France / St. Martin / St. Lucia, check-in will close 30 minutes before departure.
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