TORONTO, April 3, 2014 /CNW/ - Porter Airlines and SATA Airlines have signed an interline agreement facilitating a new travel experience between Canada and Portugal.
Montreal Trudeau International Airport and Boston Logan International Airport will each serve as connecting points for Portugal and Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport. Numerous additional Canadian destinations are accessible through this agreement via Toronto City. Itineraries can now be purchased through SATA at www.sata.pt or by contacting your travel agent. Travellers will be able to tag baggage through to their final destination.
"Our passengers appreciate being able to include Porter as part of their overseas travel planning," said Michael Deluce, executive vice president and chief commercial officer of Porter Airlines. "This provides one more option for people to experience to the Azorean islands and Europe."
"SATA Airlines is delighted to partner up with Porter Airlines and offer more travel itineraries in Canada, a key strategic market for SATA Airlines," said António Menezes, CEO of group SATA. "We are absolutely convinced that many Canadians would truly enjoy visiting Azores and Portugal and the partnership between Porter and SATA will make such amazing trips even more accessible and compelling."
About Porter Airlines
Porter Airlines has revolutionized short-haul flying with a warm and effortless approach to hospitality, restoring glamour and refinement to air travel. Porter is an Official 4 Star Airline® in the World Airline Star Rating® by Skytrax, and rated Best Small Airline in the world by Condé Nast Traveler's Readers Choice Awards.
The airline currently offers flights to Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal, Quebec City, Moncton, Halifax, St. John's, Thunder Bay, Sault Ste. Marie, Sudbury, Timmins, Windsor, New York (Newark), Chicago (Midway), Boston, Washington (Dulles) and has seasonal flights to Mt. Tremblant, Que., Myrtle Beach, S.C., and Burlington, Vt. Vacation packages are available from Porter Escapes at www.porterescapes.com.
Visit www.flyporter.com or call (888) 619-8622 for more information.
SATA Airlines is Portugal's regional carrier based in the Azores, an archipelago of islands in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean. Established in 1990, SATA Airlines offers non-stop flights between the Azores Islands, Europe, and North America. SATA Airlines combines modern efficiency with old world charm, where the needs of the customer come first, and the reputation of being the most polite society in Europe is felt aboard every flight.
For more information, please visit the SATA website www.sata.pt.
SOURCE: Porter Airlines Inc.
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