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TAP Air Portugal has flown a couple of million clients on its routes to the USA and Canada to this point in 2023. The key milestone, which was met on September 24, represents a 23% improve compared to the identical time interval in 2022.
TAP’s inaugural flight to the US took to the skies 54 years in the past in 1969, touching down at New York’s JFK Worldwide Airport, marking a brand new period for transatlantic journey for the Portuguese service.
TAP’s community contains flights to seven in style US cities from Lisbon and Porto, these embrace New York, Newark, Boston, Washington D.C, Chicago, San Francisco, and Miami. The service additionally operates handy each day companies to Canada, with flights to Toronto and Montreal.
In 2024, TAP will provide its most intensive flight community up to now throughout the entire airline’s North American locations from Portugal, working 91 flights every week. Routes to Toronto will see a rise in weekly flights from 10 to 13 with flights to San Francisco rising from 5 to 6 per week.
In July this yr, TAP additionally surpassed the a million buyer milestone carried on its Brazilian routes, representing a progress of 30%. Since January 2022, TAP has continued to remain forward of its opponents to hold twice as many purchasers between Brazil and Europe, to be the primary alternative for flights between Europe and South America.
TAP at the moment flies to 11 cities in Brazil throughout 13 routes – 9 of which can’t be reached instantly from the UK. Starting subsequent month, TAP will improve flight frequencies to its 11 Brazilian locations to 81 weekly flights. In 2024, weekly frequencies to Brazil will once more improve, to 91.
TAP operates from three UK locations – London Heathrow, London Gatwick and Manchester – in addition to providing flights from the Irish capital, Dublin.
The airline, which boasts one of many youngest fleets in Europe, at the moment has a mixture of short-haul and long-haul Airbus plane, from the state-of-the-art A330neo to the single-aisle A321neoLRm in addition to working a fleet of ATR and Embraer plane for brief hops by way of its regional service Portugalia.
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