Tap Business Class

TAP Air Portugal 2020 Route Plans: ATL, IAH, LAX, And YUL

TAP Air Portugal is growing their transatlantic route network significantly this year. This is largely thanks to the airline acquiring new aircraft which will fuel this growth. This includes the airline gettingĀ 20 Airbus A330-900neo aircraft plus 14…

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Filed Under: TAP Portugal
Tap Business Class

United MileagePlus Restores Awards On TAP & Thai

Since January 15, 2019, United MileagePlus members haven't had access to award availability on Singapore Airlines, TAP Air Portugal, and Thai Airways. This wasn't just a temporary glitch, but was an intentional outage, and a memo was sent to reservations…

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Filed Under: Awards, TAP Portugal
Tap Business Class A330 – 72

TAP Air Portugal Offering 50% Off All Flights

TAP Air Portugal has just launched what has the potential to be a really generous promotion. Specifically, TAP Air Portugal is offering 50% off both economy and business class fares. The basic restrictions are as follows:

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Filed Under: Great Deals, TAP Portugal
Thai Airways First Class 747 – 2

United Blocking Singapore, Thai, And TAP Portugal Awards

Airline partnerships can be complicated, and this is especially true when it comes to redeeming miles on partner airlines. Different airlines take different approaches to releasing award space. Some airlines make more award seats available to members…

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Filed Under: Awards, Singapore
Tap A321lr

TAP Air Portugal Debuts A321LR On Transatlantic Flights

TAP Air Portugal is in the process of refreshing their longhaul fleet. This includes the airline acquiring 20 Airbus A330-900neo aircraft, which feature an all new business class product. On top of that, the airline has 14 Airbus A321LR aircraft on order,…

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Filed Under: TAP Portugal
Tap A330 900neo

TAP Air Portugal Outlines A330-900neo US Routes

TAP Air Portugal is in the process of refreshing their longhaul fleet in two ways: -- The airline has 20 Airbus A330-900neo aircraft on order, the first of which they recently took delivery of; this plane features a new business class -- The airline…

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Filed Under: TAP Portugal
Tap A321lr

TAP Air Portugal’s Snazzy New A321LR Business Class

TAP Air Portugal is known for their great fares (both on short-haul and longhaul flights), and the airline is about to undergo a significant expansion and refresh. That's because TAP Air Portugal has 20 Airbus A330-900neo aircraft on order (the first…

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Filed Under: TAP Portugal
Tap Business Class A330 – 2

TAP Air Portugal Launching Flights To Chicago

Yesterday TAP Air Portugal announced that they'll begin offering 5x weekly flights to Washington Dulles as of June 16, 2019, and today they're announcing yet another new US route. This is part of TAP's plan to double operations in North America over…

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Filed Under: TAP Portugal
Tap Business Class A330 – 72

TAP Air Portugal Launching Flights To Washington Dulles

TAP Air Portugal is a useful airline for anyone looking to fly transatlantic. The airline consistently has reasonable fares (both in economy and business class, and also both roundtrip and one-way), and on most tickets they allow a free stopover in Lisbon…

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Filed Under: TAP Portugal
Tap Business Class A330 – 1

TAP Air Portugal To Start Flying To San Francisco In 2019

Portugal's prime minister visited the Bay Area this week, and has just announced that TAP Air Portugal will be launching flights between Lisbon and San Francisco as of 2019. This route has been rumored for quite a while, though this is the first official…

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Filed Under: TAP Portugal
Taag Angola First Class 777

Introduction: Swiping Left On TAAG Angola

Welcome to my next trip report, covering travel in Lufthansa first class, TAAG Angola first class, and American 787-9 business class! I spent a weekend flying to Germany, the UK, Portugal, Angola, and then Brazil, as one does. ;) The primary motivation…

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Filed Under: Lufthansa, Other Airlines
Tap Air Portugal A319

The Best Meal I’ve Had On An Intra-Europe Flight

TAP Air Portugal is a funny airline. I've flown them three times within Europe in the past year in business class, and have had three different experiences. On my first flight with them, there was no service. That was because the flight wasn't staffed…

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Filed Under: TAP Portugal
Tap Business Class A330 – 1

Review: TAP Air Portugal Business Class A330 Lisbon To Newark

I boarded through door two, and upon turning left was happy to see that my flight did indeed feature TAP's new business class. The airline has several different business class configurations, and the Newark flight doesn't consistently get the new business…

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Filed Under: Airline Reviews, TAP Portugal
Tap Air Portugal Lounge Lisbon – 8

Review: TAP Air Portugal Lounge Lisbon Airport

My connection in Lisbon was just over three hours, as I arrived shortly before 8AM and departed shortly after 11AM. TAP Air Portugal opened a new flagship lounge at Lisbon Airport last year, and I was looking forward to checking it out. Upon arrival…

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Filed Under: Lounge Reviews, TAP Portugal
Tap Air Portugal Business Class – 1

Review: TAP Air Portugal Business Class A320 Brussels To Lisbon

As some of you may remember, my last intra-Europe flight on TAP Air Portugal left a bit to be desired. Specifically, the flight had virtually no service in business class, apparently due to a labor dispute. So the flight attendants just sat in the galley…

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Filed Under: Airline Reviews, TAP Portugal
Emirates New First Class

Introduction: Emirates’ New First Class, The Long Way

Welcome to my next trip report, covering travel in Swiss' business class, Air India's business class, Emirates' brand new first class, and TAP Air Portugal's business class. This was a trip I took exclusively to be able to review some new airline products.…

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Filed Under: Air India, Emirates
Tap Portugal A330 Business Class – 2

TAP Portugal’s New A330 Business Class In 10 Pictures

Hello from Newark! I just flew TAP Portugal's A330 business class across the Atlantic for the eight hour flight from Lisbon, and in this post wanted to share my initial thoughts. I lucked out in the sense that my flight featured TAP's new business class…

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Filed Under: TAP Portugal, Travel