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The Recaro CL6710 seat onboard TAP Air Portugal's A330neo. (Photo: AirlineGeeks | Jose Payet)

Trip Report: Flying on TAP Air Portugal’s New A330neo from Chicago to Lisbon in Business…

Chicago became the newest North American recipient of TAP Air Portugal service as part of the airline’s ongoing efforts to double capacity to and from North America by the end of the year. The new service sees TAP flying to the Windy City five times per week, with flights on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays Saturdays and Sundays. The outbound flight, TP229, departs Lisbon Portela Airport at 1:05 p.m. and arrives at Chicago O'Hare International Airport at 4:05 p.m. The aircraft then…

Outlining TAP Air Portugal’s North American Expansion Strategy

TAP Air Portugal is currently undergoing a significant transformation strategy that gears towards transporting passengers between North America, Europe and North Africa through Portugal. Since the carrier's partial privatization in 2015, JetBlue’s founder David Neeleman has been involved in leading a consortium of investors looking to boost the Portuguese carrier’s…