Excess baggage

The maximum allowed weight of one checked baggage is 23 kg with dimensions of 55 cm length x 40 cm width x 20 cm height. If the weight is more than that, it will be considered as excess baggage and fees will apply. Please be aware that according to The International Air Transport Association (IATA) […]

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Hand baggage

Luggage transported free of charge by the passenger, adult or child, in the cabin, for which they are fully responsible. Hand luggage is all items that can be accommodated in the appropriate compartment, under the seat in front of you, or in the overhead compartment, with maximum dimensions of 115 cm (55 in height x […]

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Checked baggage

All passengers are entitled to 1 hand luggage (10kg) and depending on the fare type, passengers can also be entitled to checked baggage: ✖️ Economy Light: 1 handbag (10 kg) only ✅ Economy Flex: 1 checked bag (23 kg) and 1 handbag (10 kg)  ✅ Economy Plus: 2 checked bags (23 kg each) and 1 […]

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Extra baggage

Depending on the Fare types, passengers are entitled to bring 1 or 2 handbags (10 kg each) and 1 or 2 checked bags (23 kg each) with an exception of the Economy Light fare type in which only one handbag (10 kg) is allowed.  However, if passengers realize that they need additional baggage after they […]

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Sports equipment

  Transporting some sports equipment is subject to prior authorization from Cabo Verde Airlines due to their weight, size or nature, and aircraft type. The booking of sports equipment has to be made at least 24 hours before departure.   Pre-reservation must be done and a Declaration of transport shall be filled and signed by the […]

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Forbidden articles, dangerous goods and other information

1. Electro shock weapons, ammunition and explosives Electro shock weapons Electro shock weapons (e.g. Tasers) containing dangerous goods such as explosives, compressed gases, lithium batteries, etc. are forbidden in carry-on luggage or checked luggage.    Goods containing explosives Pyrotechnic material and other items containing explosives, e.g. Christmas crackers, firecrackers, rockets and sparklers are forbidden in carry-on […]

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Transport of liquids

Due to security measures in the United States and the European Union, restrictions on carrying some liquids in hand luggage apply to all destinations operated by Cabo Verde Airlines. Passengers are allowed to carry liquids in their cabin luggage only if in individual containers not exceeding 100 milliliters or equivalent (100g/30 Oz), packed in a sealed […]

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Items allowed

The following items are recommended to be carried in hand luggage. Cabo Verde Airlines is not responsible for damage when transported in checked baggage. Other valuables Electronic equipment (portable computers, electronic agendas, etc) Credit paper, deeds, bonds, commercial documents Passports and other identification documents Jewelry Money, checks, credit cards Precious metals, silver or the likes Personal medication […]

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