Avianca El Salvador
Avianca El Salvador, formerly known as Transportes Aereos del Continente Americano, is based in El Salvador. They welcome pets to travel in the cabin and as checked baggage on many of their flights.Visit Website
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There is only 1 pet allowed in the cabin and 1 in the hold on Avianca flights. To guarantee Fido their spot on board, you should contact the Reservations Center via telephone at (0810) 333-8222.
Pets in the Cabin
Avianca allows small dogs and cats to travel in the cabin if the combined weight of the pet and carrier does not exceed 15 lbs (7 kg). The fee for transporting pets in the cabin is 900 AR.
Pets in Checked Baggage
Larger cats and dogs can travel as checked baggage in the hold if the combined weight of the pet and carrier does not exceed 48 lbs (22 kg). The fee for transporting pets as checked baggage is 1000 AR.
For pets traveling in the cabin, carriers must not exceed the dimensions of 7" H x 10" W x 15" L (19 cm x 26 cm x 40 cm). They must be made of rigid plastic or resistant fabric with a waterproof bottom. Although Fido's carrier should be sealed, it needs to have proper ventilation. Animals must be able to stand up, turn around, and lie down comfortably inside.
Pregnant animals are only accepted if there is no chance of them giving birth during the flight. Additionally, Avianca does not accept for air transport females in heat or nursing, as well as unweaned animals. Animals must be 8 weeks old to travel on board.