Find out why the Azores are a sustainable tourist destination

The Azores are one of the most beautiful destinations in the world. Its lush nature, fascinating landscapes, cuisine, and kind people make its visitors return home with a full heart. But the Azores are also the first archipelago in the world to achieve an international certification of sustainable destination under the EarthCheck Sustainable Destination program….

Speaking of your trip to Paris… Discover Martinique island

In partnership with Air France, Azores Airlines has air connections to the paradisiacal Martinique island in the Caribbean. This is an excellent opportunity to spend some days in a unique destination that evokes maritime adventures shrouded in mystery. There are hidden treasures, there are beautiful people to find. And, nowadays, it is not necessary to…

Paris – the city that inspires everyone

Paris. Just the accent of its name takes us to imaginary worlds and adventures where everything is possible. It is a genuine, booming, and ideal city for families and lovers. It is one of those must-do trips at least once in our lives. So that you can say that you’ve already lived. Even if the…

Pico Mountain – At the top of the Portuguese World

Pico Mountain is the highest point of Portugal. Climbing to Pico is a symbolic moment, but also an opportunity to establish contact with the unique and distinct nature of this part of the world. This is a walk which has to be done in safety and that might not be appropriate for everyone. But, to…

10 tips for traveling to the Azores

Traveling to the Azores is always a great idea. It is practically impossible to visit the Azores and not be completely amazed by every single thing you lay your eyes on. It’s not by chance that the archipelago has already been considered by National Geographic as one of the most beautiful and sustainable destinations in…

Discover the anniversary edition of Azorean Spirit

Discover the special edition of Azorean Spirit magazine celebrating SATA’s 80th anniversary, exclusively in digital format. You can easily download it here and let your mind travel through its pages, wherever you are. Learn a little more about the history of the Azores airline, which last August 21 completed 80 years since its foundation, in…

Here comes the bride

Laureano Almeida, who carried out an impressive and dedicated career as an Aircraft Maintenance Technician from May 1957 to 1994 and became a true SATA hallmark, fondly remembers one of the most beautiful episodes he experienced on a flight originating at Lajes Field, on Terceira Island, to Santana Aerodrome, on São Miguel Island, where a…

The good spirit of the islands onboard SATA

Flying on SATA Azores Airlines is flying with the Azores on board. Not only because most of the crew is resident or native of the Azores, but also because passengers are also Azorean and carry with them the atmosphere of the islands. The story we are going to tell reflects that. The good spirit of…

A flight that diverges and gives beginning to a beautiful friendship

The 9-year-old girl traveled alone between Lisbon and Ponta Delgada when poor weather caused her flight to diverge to Santa Maria.  The little girl sees all the passengers leave for the hotels where they were accommodated during the night to catch a flight to Ponta Delgada in the morning.  At her side stands a gentleman…