Articles tagged “tap airlines”

Airlines

U.S. Fines 6 Airlines for Ticket Refund Failures

Look at it this way: Frontier has finally found one way to stand out from its domestic peers.

U.S. Fines 6 Airlines for Ticket Refund Failures

News Blog

Etihad Airways Names Former TAP Chief as Its New CEO

Abu Dhabi-based carrier Etihad Airways has got the former boss of Portugal's national carrier TAP, Antonoaldo Neves, as its new CEO. Etihad's earlier boss Tony Douglas had agreed to join RIA — Saudi Arabia’s newest airline. Earlier reports had suggested that global consulting firm Korn Ferry had been looking to find a replacement for Douglas.…

Airlines

TAP Air Portugal CEO Says Airline Passengers Will Wear Masks Forever

Christine Ourmières-Widener suggests that airplane mask mandates could be a forever thing — which would be certain to keep the unruly passenger factor stoked on board flights.

TAP Air Portugal CEO Says Airline Passengers Will Wear Masks Forever

Business Travel

The Push for Slower, Greener Business Trips After the Pandemic

A lot of companies say the want to switch planes for trains, but it's only when Europe's borders fully reopen will we know if that can translate into bookings.

The Push for Slower, Greener Business Trips After the Pandemic

Airlines

JetBlue’s Founder Prepares To Take Portugal’s National Airline Public

Super-entrepreneur David Neeleman saved Portugal's national airline and deserves credit for it. But like the United States, Europe is dominated by a few mega carriers. TAP doesn't have the scale to compete everywhere, so it will be interesting to see how the airline evolves.

JetBlue’s Founder Prepares To Take Portugal’s National Airline Public

Airlines

Airline Stopover Programs Can Be a Huge Tourism Catalyst

Icelandair's stopover policies helped put Iceland tourism on the map but some copycats such as Finnair, Qantas, Copa and Emirates have failed to leverage the gains or made the stopovers too difficult for flyers to take advantage of.

Airline Stopover Programs Can Be a Huge Tourism Catalyst

Airlines

Interview: JetBlue Founder’s Future With Azul Airlines and TAP Portugal

When David Neeleman was pushed out of JetBlue Airways, the carrier he founded, in 2007, it wasn't clear he would have a next act. But Neeleman, who now controls two airlines, is doing just fine.

Interview: JetBlue Founder’s Future With Azul Airlines and TAP Portugal

Airlines

Portugal Decides It Can’t Let TAP Go and Buys Half of it for $2.1 Billion

Considering that there was little interest from other suitors, it's a smart move by the country to make sure it's not in careless hands.

Portugal Decides It Can’t Let TAP Go and Buys Half of it for $2.1 Billion

Airlines

Ryanair Turning to Norwegian Air and TAP for Long-Haul Partnerships

Smart move by Ryanair to partner with others to test the feasibility of the routes. If they work, expect to see Ryanair go it along eventually.

Ryanair Turning to Norwegian Air and TAP for Long-Haul Partnerships

Airlines

Fresh With New Money TAP Air Portugal Looks to Expansion in U.S. and Brazil

Expect to see some Iberian Air-style pains as the new ownership seeks to undo complications from years of government control.

Fresh With New Money TAP Air Portugal Looks to Expansion in U.S. and Brazil