Message from the Chairman of the SATA Group

We live in challenging times. The SATA Group was born and lives to safely transport people and goods, flying over the most beautiful islands in the world. Usually, this mission is performed in a normal scenario. Currently, we do not work simply to transport people for leisure or business. We work for the Autonomous Region…

SATA’s First Flight Attendants

In the course of modernizing SATA’s air services, all flights made by Dakota airplanes (Douglas DC-3) began having Flight Attendants, previously known as Stewardesses. In this context, in October 1968, SATA’s first flight with Flight Attendants took place, between Santana and Santa Maria, captained by Commander António Galhardo. Ana Maria Garcês, Luísa Gamboa, Leonor Pacheco,…

Covid-19: New dates for travel changes

Given the current situation related to the COVID-19 outbreak, and with everyone’s safety as a top priority, we are adjusting our commercial policy to lessen the inconvenience for our passengers. In this context, if you purchased tickets with SATA Group by March 12, and you want to change the dates of your trip, you can…

Covid-19: What we are doing to protect you?

All our aircraft are equipped with prevention kits that include masks and disinfectant gel. Our crew is qualified to take all necessary measures if a symptomatic case is detected on board. When a suspicious case is detected onboard, the Captain informs the airport of destination, so that the planned measures are taken, in conjunction with…

Information about the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak

The SATA Group airlines have been permanently monitoring the evolution of the outbreak of the new Coronavirus Covid-19 and have been following the recommendations issued by the competent national and international entities, namely the IATA (International Air Transport Association), by the World Health Organization (WHO), by the European Center of Disease Prevention and Control, as…

New edition of Azorean Spirit is now available

Thinking about the first holidays of 2020, the cover of the sixth edition of our inflight magazine is Gran Canaria, an island tempered by a sunny climate throughout the year, which makes its beautiful beaches even more desirable. And because we want you to enjoy this destination in the best way, we propose unmissable activities…

Poço da Alagoinha – An eternal waterfall

Choose your favourite name. It can be Poço da Ribeira do Ferreiro, Lagoa das Patas or Poço da Alagoinha, the name is not really important. What is really important is to know that this is one of those must go locations in the Azores, mainly for someone visiting the island of Flores. The most common…

Lisbon and Porto: Where to eat

Everyone knows that Portugal is a country of food lovers. Selecting a place to eat, both in Lisbon and Porto, is difficult as most of them are very good. Some are more tourists oriented than others but it is still possible to come to a general consensus regarding some of the possibilities which we leave…