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Airbus expansion at TAP Portugal

BOC Aviation Limited has ordered four new Airbus A320neo Family aircraft (including A320 and A321 variants) and two new Airbus A330-900 aircraft for lease to TAP Portugal. All six Airbus aircraft will be delivered between 2018 and 2020. TAP’s total fleet renewal plan includes 53 new Airbus NEO Family aircraft. The airline currently flies an […]

Portugal sells 61 per cent of TAP

Portugal’s government has approved the sale of a 61 per cent stake in its loss-making national airline TAP Portugal to the Gateway consortium. The consortium comprises DGN Corporation of the founder of the airlines Azul (Brazil) and JetBlue Airways (USA) – David Neeleman – and the Portuguese bus operator Grupo Barraqueiro. Involved is an amount […]