Articles Tagged ‘TAP Portugal’

TAP Portugal expands its presence in Brazil

TAP Portugal expands its presence in Brazil

TAP Portugal makes Manaus and Belem in Brazil its latest destinations served from Lisbon with thrice-weekly flights, utilising its A330-200s.

London secures its first ever FTWA success

London secures its first ever FTWA success

Can you guess which of the seven commercial airports in London (we’re including London Oxford in this) is to gain the accolade of being the first to win an ‘Arch of Triumph’ award. Please don’t write in with the answers, just read on.

Portugal market increases capacity by 4.7% in 12 months; Madrid is top international destination

Portugal market increases capacity by 4.7% in 12 months; Madrid is top international destination

Portuguese airports offered almost 20 million one-way seats in 2013, including all four largest gateways increasing their capacity last year. With the flag carrier, TAP Portugal, commanding almost half of the weekly flights and seats, and Ryanair growing its presence rapidly at Lisbon and Porto, anna.aero investigates how this country market has developed over the recent […]


TAP Portugal to launch 10 new routes in 2014; biggest carrier by far for European World Cup fans heading for Brazil

TAP Portugal to launch 10 new routes in 2014; biggest carrier by far for European World Cup fans heading for Brazil

TAP Portugal may be based in one of Europe’s economically challenged southern countries but that hasn’t stopped it reporting record passenger numbers in 2013. This year promises to be even more exciting, with 10 new destinations from Lisbon (including four in the Americas), and a great opportunity to benefit from Brazil’s hosting of the FIFA […]

Ryanair reaches Lisbon Airport; easyJet and Norwegian also add new routes in 2013 as passenger numbers grow by almost 4%

Ryanair reaches Lisbon Airport; easyJet and Norwegian also add new routes in 2013 as passenger numbers grow by almost 4%

Lisbon Airport may still be dominated by TAP Portugal, but all four of Europe’s leading LCCs now serve the Portuguese capital, with Ryanair arriving for the first time last week. We examine how the airport’s traffic has grown in recent years, its seasonality profile and which airlines have already announced plans to start new services […]

TAP Portugal adds new services to Cape Verde and Morocco

TAP Portugal adds new services to Cape Verde and Morocco

TAP Portugal inaugurates flights from Lisbon to Boa Vista in Cape Verde and to Tangier in Morocco.


Air France challenging Iberia and TAP Portugal to be number one carrier in Europe - South America market

Air France challenging Iberia and TAP Portugal to be number one carrier in Europe – South America market

Air France began flights to Montevideo (Uruguay) this week, its ninth destination in South America. Only TAP Portugal serves more points in South America from Europe with 11. European carriers have 75% of the non-stop market, with KLM and Lufthansa the fastest-growing.

TAP Portugal launches flights to Bucharest in Romania from Lisbon

TAP Portugal launches flights to Bucharest in Romania from Lisbon

TAP Portugal now flies from its Lisbon Airport hub to Bucharest Otopeni Airport in Romania.

TAP Portugal returns to Berlin from Lisbon

TAP Portugal returns to Berlin from Lisbon

TAP Portugal now flies between the capitals of Portugal and Germany; Lisbon Airport and Berlin Schönefeld Airport.


TAP Portugal adds services from Lisbon to Turin in northern Italy

TAP Portugal adds services from Lisbon to Turin in northern Italy

TAP Portugal makes Turin its sixth Italian destination from Lisbon Airport.

easyJet opens base in Lisbon; network grows by five to 21 destinations with TAP Portugal competing directly on 14

easyJet opens base in Lisbon; network grows by five to 21 destinations with TAP Portugal competing directly on 14

easyJet’s first base in Portugal opened last week (with two aircraft) and heralded the launch of five new routes, but to which destinations? How much did easyJet grow traffic in Lisbon last year? How quickly has its network at the airport grown and on which routes will it face competition with local flag-carrier TAP Portugal?

TAP Portugal now flies to Sao Vicente, its third destination in Cape Verde

TAP Portugal now flies to Sao Vicente, its third destination in Cape Verde

TAP Portugal’s third route to Cape Verde has been launched. The airline now flies from Lisbon to Sao Vicente.