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SATA is the first airline to receive APCER certification

With the awarding of the certification of the Integrated Management System for Safety and Health at Work and the Environmental Management System by the Portuguese Certification Association - APCER, SATA, the first Portuguese airline to obtain this qualification, concludes two years of hard work and commitment towards providing the company's activity with certain quality standards with a view to the excellence of its services.

SATA holds today the first trip to Salvador da Bahia in Brazil

Today, on World Tourism Day, SATA starts its return to the Brazilian market through the operation of regular weekly flights to Salvador da Bahia, departing from Lisbon on Thursday and returning on Friday.

SATA signs "interline" agreement with Virgin America

SATA Group signs an "interline" agreement with the North American company Virgin for destinations on the west coast of the United States, an area where a large Azorean community lives.

SATA launches check-in kiosk service at Lisbon Airport

SATA passengers now have yet another way to "check-in", there are now "self-check-in" kiosks installed at Lisbon Airport.

Azores Express launches new Packages for The Azores

Grupo SATA, via its tour operator in the United States launches a tourism package dedicated to "Seniors" over the age of 65 who wish to visit the Azores.

Route expansion Frankfurt Azores throughout the year

SATA International strengthens its operation to the German city of Frankfurt, now making connections with the principal German airport throughout the year, thus providing a decisive step towards the consolidation of its business strategy of connecting the Azores to the main European tourist markets.

SATA gives training to foreign pilots

SATA performed yet another training flight on the Airbus A320, thus giving continuity to the development of the project of pilot certification within the activities that are being developed by the Aeronautical Training Centre of the Azores that the Azorean airline is installing on the island of Santa Maria. 

SATA holds "Happy Flyer" seminar

Integrated within the Program "Happy Flyer - Fly with a New Smile", launched by SATA in March 2011, on July 27th next, the "Happy Flyer" seminar will be held especially for all those who fear or are afraid of flying.

SATA returns to the brazilian market

As from September 27th, SATA will again fly to Salvador da Bahia, in Brazil, with a weekly trip of a regular format, departing from Lisbon on Thursday and returning on Friday.

Last Call to the 50% discount on SATA Imagine Campaign

The possibility of visiting one of the Azores islands with 50% discount in miles and thus be able to experience their festivities, is coming to an end. SATA, with the campaign "Party in Azores", marks its presence at the service of the Azorean people our islands.