Friday 15th December 2017

The Award Winning Airline Tap Portugal Extends Network

The winner of “World’s Leading Airline to South America” in ‘World Travel Awards 2010’ – TAP Portugal airline has strengthened its presence in UK and USA by launching its two new routes.

In its press release issued last week the airline announced two new services, flights to Miami (MIA) and Manchester (MAN). These new routes are scheduled to start from June 01, 2011.

TAP-Air-Portugal-logo-airlines-expands-networksFor its Manchester route, TAP Portugal common rates its flights fares with London. However, until May 31, 2011 TAP Portugal flights out of Manchester can only be booked with its code share partner bmi airline via London. Although the net fares are the same as those ex London, an add-on fee of GBP 30.00 in economy and GBP 50.00 in business class per bmi sector is applicable when booking via London.

The airline further declares that from June 01, 2011 it will have its own operation, after which the add-on fee of 30 GBP will only apply if bmi and TAP’s mutual clients wish to connect via LON.

TAP Portugal airline also announced that its Star Alliance and code share partner bmi airline will terminate its London-Glasgow-London route operation as of March 27, 2011. Therefore, any existing bookings excluding Glasgow to…Read more