Last Updated:
08 Jan 2018

About Air Antilles

Air Antilles Express flies out of Guadeloupe, serving the French West Indies, and also flies to Barbados and Saint Lucia. Small planes limit the amount of baggage you are able to bring.

Looking for Air Antilles Checked Baggage Policies?

View the 2018 Air Antilles Baggage Policies page for information about carry-on, checked, and excess baggage fees.

Air Antilles Pet Policy 2018

You can travel with your familiar animal. To know whether animal can travel in the cabin or as checked baggage, it is imperative to report the presence of your pet at the time of the reservation.

Pets allowed after agreement of the booking service
Only dogs and cats less than 6 kg (container included), and assistance dogs, regardless of their weight.

Rules of transportation
Your pet must travel in a specific container closed that must meet exact standards,
Container must be sufficiently ventilated and allow your animal to stand up and turn around,
In any case your pet should not leave its container during the flight,
The bag in which your pet travels is considered an extra baggage fee.

Practical information
For your pet to travel peacefully, we recommend that passengers administer, on veterinary advice, a product to prevent him from air sickness or any negative reaction during the flight, to avoid disappointment, please think about the regulations in force in the country of origin and destination (vaccinations, quarantine, ...).
For further information or rate request, please contact our booking service.

Pets allowed

Transported in the hold is mandatory for cats and dogs over 6 kg (75 kg max.) The captain is informed of the presence of your pet in the hold and takes comfort measures (lighting, heating).

You must prepare the transportation of your animal and follow the requirements. For a suitable kennel, you should inquire in advance with our agencies and request your veterinarian for advice.

Practical information
Do not forget to ask about the regulations in the countries of origin and destination (vaccinations, quarantine, ...).

Pets not permitted to travel
Are forbidden for transport (in the cabin, as baggage or cargo), dogs 1 and 2 categories as defined by the French Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries, namely a class of dogs not belonging to a breed but are similar in morphology to the following breeds: Staffordshire terrier (pit bulls), Mastiff (Boerbulls), Tosa.

Category 2 Dogs, the dog breeds: American Staffordshire terrier, Rottweiler, Tosa dogs and the dogs similar by their morphological characteristics to breed dogs Rottweiler. For more information, please visit the site of the French Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries.

The Washington Convention
Implemented in 1973, it restricts or prohibits international trade of species (plant and animal) as endangered. It is now established in 175 countries, including France. International trade is thus prohibited for some species (gorillas, elephants, turtles ...) and for other highly regulated (monkeys, parrots, boas ...). In the latter case, the transport can be done with the licensing CITES (Convention on International Trade of Endangered Species).

Useful Links

  1. Air Antilles Carry-on Allowance 2018
  2. Air Antilles Baggage Allowance 2018
  3. Air Antilles Excess Baggage Fees 2018 © Copyright 2011 - - Privacy - Disclaimer
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