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Atlantic Airways

Atlantic Airways is the national airline of the Faroe Islands operating international flights in addition to domestic helicopter flights around the Faroe Islands from its base at Vagar Airport. The airline was originally established as a joint venture between the government of the Faroe Islands and Cimber Air, a Danish airline, in 1987 before it was taken over completely by the government in 1989. The airline has grown significantly since the turn of the millennia and has also become partially privatized. A number of Atlantic Airways flights are operated on a seasonal basis, although there are many permanent flights to Nordic countries as well as charter flights across Europe.

*This information is correct as of April 2017

Why Fly with Atlantic Airways

How to Check in

There are a number of ways to check in to Atlantic Airways flights including online, by mobile or at the airport depending on what suits you. For those looking to check in online, it is possible to do so from 22 hours before scheduled flight times. When checking in online you must either print off a boarding pass or receive one to your electronic device. It is also possible to check in at the airport either at a self-service check in kiosk or at an Atlantic Airways counter. The airline advises travelers to check in to flights at least 2 hours before scheduled departure times.

Baggage Allowances and Fees

All passengers flying with Atlantic Airways are entitled to bring baggage to check in as part of the fare, with your allowance depending on the type of fare you have purchased. All passengers are allowed one item up to 23kg, although if you have purchased a FLEX ticket you are entitled to bring two bags up to 23kg each. As well as checked baggage, all travelers are allowed to bring one item of cabin baggage on board flights up to 8kg and no larger than 55cm x 40cm x 25cm.

On Board Service

On board flights with Atlantic Airways you can look forward to a full catering service which includes delicious food and refreshing beverages. Complimentary beverages such as soft drinks, water, coffee and tea are served, while passengers have the option to purchase a range of snacks and alcoholic beverages.

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