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KLM launches Augmented Reality for hand baggage check

KLM’s AR hand baggage check uses a transparent, virtual KLM suitcase, which indicates the permitted dimensions for hand baggage on board. AR technology makes it possible for a virtual image to be placed in reality and to be used interactively. This makes it easy for a passenger to check at home whether their hand baggage… Read More ›

Rosa Mota, TAP ” Flight attendant” for a day

The Olympic champion joined us on board to help commemorate – dressed for the part – the first birthday of the airline’s Ponte Aérea service On the day when TAP’s Ponte Aérea service celebrated its first anniversary, Rosa Mota changed her usual tracksuit for the company livery. The national athlete came on board two TAP… Read More ›

New TAP destination in Africa: Lomé

Flights to Lomé, in Togo, already available for booking As from now, it is possible to book flights to Lomé, in Togo, with TAP. The operation to this new destination will start on July 17th, with four weekly flights. Portugal will then be even closer to Africa, since it will fly to 16 destinations in… Read More ›

OGMA will participate in the Aerospace Meetings

OGMA will participate in the Aerospace Meetings taking place in Lisbon, on 1 and 2 February. Aerospace Meetings Lisbon is one of the most important international business meetings for the aerospace industry in Portugal. Related articles Why Portugal could be key to helping India strike trade, security deals from South America to Africa Big Ups… Read More ›

Find the perfect week long holiday to the best value destinations with Monarch from £165!

The Algarve was recently crowned the best value destination with Costa del Sol coming third in a survey* by The Post Office Travel Money. With this in mind why not book a winter getaway with Monarch to either the Algarve or the Costa del Sol with some excellent prices to be found in January and… Read More ›

ANA’s port wine wins Top Award from Business Traveller Magazine ANA recognized for the third consecutive year.

ANA, Japan’s largest airline group, won first place at the 2012 Cellars in the Sky Awards at an event held by Business Traveller Magazine, for its port wine served in First Class. This is the third consecutive year that ANA have picked up awards for the in-flight wines served on international routes. The annual Business… Read More ›

Embraer’s New Portugal Composites Facility Ships First Legacy 500 Empennage.

Embraer has completed the first shipset in composite material in its Embraer Compósitos factory in Évora, Portugal. This first part, a Legacy 500 empennage, has been shipped to Embraer headquarters in São José dos Campos, Brazil. “As serial production of the new Legacy 500 aircraft approaches, the completion and shipment of this first empennage from… Read More ›

Statement by the EC, ECB, and IMF on the Sixth Review Mission to Portugal.

taff teams from the European Commission (EC), European Central Bank (ECB), and International Monetary Fund (IMF) visited Lisbon during November 12 – 19 for the sixth quarterly review of Portugal’s economic program. The program is broadly on track, despite stronger headwinds. With much already accomplished, strong commitment and perseverance need to be maintained as the… Read More ›

TAP Airbus A320-200 (CS-TNJ) takes off from London Heathrow Airport, England.

TAP presents its 67 years of history on Facebook.

Together with a European flight and model aircraft offer. TAP Portugal is telling its 67 year history on its Facebook page. This aim of this initiative launched on 6 August is to test the knowledge of the more than 240,000 fans of the company with the TAP History Test. Four questions will be posted every day until 10… Read More ›

Austrian Airlines

World Airline Awards 2012: Top Position in Europe, Second Best Catering Worldwide for Austrian.

  • Austrian Airlines among the ten best airlines in Europe • Ranked one of the top three worldwide for business class catering for the third straight year • Third place in the category Signature Dish with its Viennese coffee house service Austrian Airlines has maintained its position as one of Europe’s top airlines, and… Read More ›

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