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Qatar Airways touches down in Lisbon, Portugal

Qatar Airways’ first ever passenger flight to Portugal landed at Lisbon Airport on Monday 24 June 2019, as the airline adds to its rapidly...

Wing tip of TAP Air Portugal Airbus A319 meets mobile stairs vehicle up close

On 18 June, a TAP Air Portugal Airbus A319 (CS-TTC) operated flight TP1035 between Barcelona, Spain and Lisbon, Portugal. During (or just after) parking...

TAP launches flights to Banjul, The Gambia, in October

TAP will begin flying to Banjul, the capital of The Gambia, on 26 October. TAP will offer three flights per week from Lisbon. This is...

Flights delayed at Portuguese airports caused by nationwide strike affecting fuel supply

Portugal declared an "energy crisis" after a nation-wide strike by fuel truck drivers continues since Monday, the intermittent strike by fuel suppliers at Portugal's...

Air traffic at Lisbon Airport suspended for over an hour; tire debris on the runway

From 12:00 (UTC +1), Lisbon Airport was forced to shut down as tire debris was found on its main runway. Several aircraft entered a...

Conakry, new TAP destination from July

There will be three flights every week Conakry will be the company's 17th destination in 11 African countries In 2018, TAP carried 1.1...

TAP Air Portugal’s first Airbus A320neo in 2019 made its maiden flight to Funchal

This Saturday 2 March, TAP debuted its new Airbus A320neo, CS-TVB, with flight TP1699 from Lisbon to Funchal. This is the first model of...

TAP flies to San Francisco starting from June

San Francisco will be TAP's eighth destination to North America Reservations are available starting today The route will be operated by the new...

Radar failure in the Lisbon area control center is disrupting air traffic

On 28 October around 20:00 (UTC +1), a radar control failure at Lisbon area control center (ACC) seriously disrupted air traffic as aircraft were...

Airline associations call for a better deal for airlines and passengers in Portugal, ask for lower airport charges

Airline Associations challenge charges levied by Portuguese airport operator ANA Airlines for Europe (A4E) and the International Air Transport Association (IATA) have called on...

Delta to offer nonstop Lisbon service from Boston in summer 2019

New nonstop is the eighth international destination from Boston served by Delta and its partners Delta is giving Boston customers even more trans-Atlantic choices beginning...

Drone activity near Lisbon Airport disrupts air traffic

In the evening of 19 September, a drone disturbed air traffic around Lisbon Airport. At least one flight, a TAP Air Portugal Airbus A319...

One more aircraft on TAP’s Ponte Aérea (Lisbon – Porto)

TAP is bringing Porto and Lisbon even closer together. Tickets for the new Ponte Aérea timetable are now on sale, with the number of...

TAP will fly from Lisbon to Tel Aviv, Dublin and Basel as of April 2019

TAP began today selling flights to the three new destinations that will start operating in April 2019, Tel Aviv, Dublin and Basel.  According to TAP...

Finnair adds capacity to Brussels, Lisbon and Alanya-Gazipasa next winter

Finnair will add flights between its Helsinki hub and Lisbon, Portugal and Alanya (Gazipasa), Turkey for the winter season 2018-2019.   Finnair opened its Lisbon route during the summer 2018 season, and...

Further expansion for Wizz Air in Ukraine (from Summer 2019)

Wizz Air today announced that it will further expand its operations in Ukraine by adding a fourth Airbus A320 aircraft at its Kyiv base in March 2019, launching five...

Cork Airport welcomes Aer Lingus’ new Lisbon route

Aer Lingus announces new year-round service to Lisbon from Cork Cork Airport has welcomed news that Aer Lingus is to commence a new year-round Cork...

Cabin crew strike in Portugal – Ryanair cancels 20 flights

Ryanair cancelled at least 20 flights to and from airports in Portugal on Thursday on the first of three days of planned strikes by...

airBaltic launches flights from Riga to Lisbon and Gdansk

The Latvian airline airBaltic today, on March 27, entered the summer season by launching two new routes from Riga International Airport to Lisbon and...

Lisbon Airport has run out of fuel! Brussels Airlines’ flight diverts to Porto

Planes are stuck on the tarmac at Lisbon airport amid a failure with the fuel pumping system. Portugal's flagship carrier, TAP, said there were 14...