Charles Smith – Discovering his roots

Charles Smith, the former NBA (National Basketball Association) player, stopped off in the Azores en route to Cape Verde, where his family originated. Smith’s trip to Cape Verde enabled him to be reunited with family members, meet local officials and attend countless events that he will not forget any time soon. He acknowledges he did…

Cash&Miles

Choose how many miles you wish to spend and pay the remaining with your credit card or PayPal! You now have the additional possibility to use your miles on all flights operated by Azores Airlines and SATA Air Açores. With the new Cash&Miles service, you can purchase your flights using your miles and paying the…

Cambridge

Touring the streets in the east side of the city of Cambridge, Massachusetts, in the USA, takes you on a journey back through the history of the Portuguese who made their homes here over several decades of hard work, dedication and, no doubt, lots of homesickness for their distant homeland. In this Little Portugal, where…

Discover Toronto

This Winter Azores Airlines offers you even more flights to Toronto from Ponta Delgada, Lisbon and Porto, on board its Airbus A321neo. Multifaceted and multicultural, Toronto is one of the world’s most cosmopolitan cities, with hundreds of attractions for the thousands of tourists who visit every year in search of culture, lively nightlife, a unique…

Flight entertainment

Have you downloaded the “SATA Onboard” app yet? To access the multimedia content that we have selected for you, including a range of music, films, series and children’s entertainment, just connect to the free AirAzores_wifi network on board our A321neo. If you need to download the Flash plugin, you will receive an alert to do…

SATA awarded 2018 prize for promoting bicycle use

The SATA Group has been awarded Portugal’s national “Mobilidade em Bicicleta” prize for 2018, as the only Portuguese airline that does not charge an additional fee to transport bicycles, as well as offering passengers an additional 10kg on the limit for hold luggage. The prize was created in 2006 by the Portuguese Federation of Cycle…

Explore Faial Island

It’s been sixty years since the Capelinhos Volcano eruption on Faial Island. SATA helped the victims at the time, assisting them when boarding to the United States, first in Santa Maria and later in the Lajes Air Base, on a series of flights operated on Pan American Airways DC-6B aircraft. The Capelinhos Volcano eruption was…

Visit Frankfurt with Azores Airlines

Enjoy our weekly flights from Ponta Delgada to Frankfurt! Known for being one of the richest cities in Europe and an important business center, where the European Central Bank and the German Central Bank are based, Frankfurt is the stage for the world’s largest Book Fair and an important reference in literature and culture. For…

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…