Bahamasair was founded in 1973 and is the official carrier of the country. It is based out of the Lynden Pindling International Airport in Nassau, Bahamas. The airline operates flights throughout the Caribbean (Bahamas, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Trinidad and Tobago, Turks and Caicos) and to a few destinations in North America (Florida, Maryland, Ohio).
At the airport: For domestic flights within the Bahamas and internationally, the recommended check-in time is 2 hours before scheduled flight departure.
Passengers must be present at the departure gate and ready to board 60 minutes before scheduled flight departure.
Frequent Flyer Information – Bahamasair Flyer
Bahamasair offers a frequent flyer program which allows customers to accrue miles through qualifying transactions. Miles obtained can be used to receive free travel aboard Bahamasair. Flyer miles do not expire if the member has made a transaction within 36 months.
Hand Baggage Allowance
All passengers are allowed to bring 1 smaller personal item and 1 piece of hand baggage onboard for free. The carry-on maximum dimensions must not exceed 22" x 10" x 14" and a maximum weight of 20 lbs.
Checked Baggage Allowance
All passengers have a free checked baggage allowance of 1 bag. Any additional checked luggage will incur an extra fee. The maximum dimension for checked bags is 62 inches (length + width + height) and a maximum weight of 50 lbs.