Tap Portugal leads the field of airline transport in Portugal, besides, it is the member of Star Alliance since 2005. In case of a significant delay, namely 3 hours and above, cancellation or denied boarding, Tap Portugal commits to pay compensation to its passengers in line with the EU Regulation 261/2004. You have the right to request compensation from Tap Portugal as below.
In addition, you can claim for your additional expenses such as telephone calls, refreshments, transportation to/from airport and accommodation for longer delays.
TAP Portugal was founded in 1945 by Government of Portugal, Barraqueiro Group, Atlantic Gateway SGPS and LDA in Portugal. TAP Portugal’s headquarters are currently located in Lisbon and the main base in Lisbon Portela Airport. TAP Portugal is a star alliance member. The company has 3 stars on Skytrax rating. Antonoaldo Neves leads the company as the CEO. Its subsidiaries include Romanian Airlines and Tarom Cargo.
TAP Portugal employs more than 7,300 employees worldwide and operates a mainline fleet of more than 90 aircraft. It has declared € 580,000,000 in revenue. TAP Portugal offers service to 87 destinations in 34 countries. Porto-Paris,Porto-Madrid,Lisbon-Barcelona,Madrid-Porto,Porto-Barcelona,Rome-Barcelona are some of the main flight destinations.
TAP Portugal’s fleet consists of Airbus A319 model aircrafts. The average age of the fleet is 15.8 years. The youngest aircrafts are the Airbus A321 at 13.3 years old. They rank 80 among 116 airlines operating this type of aircraft. The most common aircraft in the fleet is the Airbus A319 with 22 of them at hand. They rank 131 among 140 airlines operating this type of aircraft.