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Limitations S4 (SATA Internacional):

Passengers WEIGHT CONCEPT 
Domestic flights European flights
 Comfort 64 Kg (141 lbs)  32 Kg (70lbs) 
Economy class  Discount  23 Kg (50Lbs)   23 Kg (50Lbs) 
Smart  35 Kg (77lbs)   23 Kg (50Lbs) 
Value  46 Kg (101Lbs)   23 Kg (50Lbs) 
Babies   Comfort 10 Kg (22lbs)  10 Kg (22lbs) 
Discount/Smart/Value  10 Kg (22lbs) 10 Kg (22lbs) 
 Goldsky +10kg than paid class allowance (when flying with Discount or Smart fares, or with award ticket, or in economic class)
Trade +10kg than paid class allowance (when flying with Discount or Smart fares, or with award ticket, or in economic class)

In the flights for and to Europe the Discount/Smart/Value and Comfort, it should be read Discount/Semi-flex/Flex and SATA Plus

Passengers PIECE CONCEPT
Max. number of pieces Max. weight per piece Max. total weight allowance
Comfort 2 32 Kg (70lbs) 64 Kg (141 lbs)
Economy Class Discount 1 piece (23 Kg - 50lbs)
Smart 1 23 Kg (50lbs) 23 Kg (50Lbs)
Value 2 23 Kg (50lbs) 46 Kg (101Lbs)
Babies Comfort 1 piece (10 Kg - 22 Lbs)
Value/Smart/Discount 1 10 Kg (22Lbs) 10 Kg (22Lbs)
Goldsky +1 piece than paid class allowance (when flying with Discount or Smart fares, or with award ticket, or in economic class)
Trade +1 piece than paid class allowance (when flying with Discount or Smart fares, or with award ticket, or in economic class)

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Limitations SP (SATA Air Açores):

Passengers Weight Concept
Allowance Max. weight per pieces
Goldsky +10 Kg than paid class allowance 32 Kg
Economy Class 23 Kg
Babies (INF) 10 Kg


The free baggage allowance is the limit in weight and/or volume of baggage that a passenger can transport as checked baggage without extra cost. Baggage that exceeds the allowance stipulated is subject to an excess baggage fee.
The maximum weight per checked bag is 32kg (subject to an excess baggage fee, if your free baggage allowance is exceeded).

Exceptions:
In the cases listed below, the maximum weight per checked bag is 45kg:
• Live Animals in the Cargo Hold (AVIH)
• Musical Instruments
• Sports Equipment

In case this limit is exceeded it will only be possible its transport as cargo.

Volumes with weight greater than 23 Kg must be tagged as heavy baggage and the actual baggage weight should be indicated on the tag, during check-in.

When travelling with infants or children it will be allowed to transport, free of charge, a baby stroller/basket and a baby chair as checked baggage.

To carry baggage exceeding the maximum allowable weight per volume, a reservation for excess baggage must be made at booking time. This baggage is subject to an handling fee.

All baggage must be labeled with the passenger’s name and contact information.

Charter flights can accept baggage under a different rule.

NOTE: For golf, canyoning, diving equipment, hang-gliders and paragliders it should be added an additional allowance of 15 kg (in weight concept) or 1 extra volume with 15 kg (in piece concept) over the free baggage allowance. For equestrian, fishing, bicycles and boards or kayak equipment it should be added an additional allowance of 10 kg (in weight concept) or 1 extra volume with 10 kg (in piece concept) over the free baggage allowance.