TAP Air Portugal now offers all passengers COVID-19 testing service at Lisbon Airport at a discount. Depending on a destination’s various restrictions, the Rapid Antigen Test is €21; the PCR test is €85; and a PCR Test plus Rapid Antigen Test is €106. TAP customers enjoy priority access to this service.
Test results are sent directly to passengers via email within 30 minutes for the rapid tests, and 6–8 hours for the PCR tests. Testing can be scheduled here, and the testing is currently located at Rua B Building 8 next to Lisbon Airport; from April 19, services will also be available in the airport’s departures area.
Additionally, TAP is gradually restoring operations with plans to operate 879 flights per week on 100 routes by August. Fifty-one of those flights will operate from North America, with service from Boston (BOS), Newark (EWR), Chicago (ORD), Washington, D.C. (IAD), San Francisco (SFO), Toronto (YYZ) and Montreal (YUL).
TAP also adds eight new routes to Europe and Africa this summer: to Fuerteventura (FUE), Ibiza, and Santiago de Compostela (SCQ), Spain; Zagreb (ZAG), Croatia; Djerba (DJE), and Monastir (MIR), Tunisia; and Oujda (OUD), and Agadir (AGA), Morocco.
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The world-renowned Italian fine-dining group with eight Michelin stars to its name, Da Vittorio debuts its new two-story restaurant, Da Vittorio Saigon in the hotel Reverie Saigon. The new restaurant reshapes Vietnam’s high-end culinary industry through its blending of contemporary and sophisticated design with traditional Italian food.
ToursbyLocals, the private tour marketplace connecting travelers with certified local guides for customizable tour experiences, conducted a proprietary travel survey to determine travel trends for 2023. The company features more than 44,000 guides in almost 200 countries, allowing a comprehensive study to reveal what’s in store for next year.
United Airlines remains firmly committed toward sustainability in aviation. The latest development in its eco-conscious goals includes working with Oxy Low Carbon Ventures to commercialize the production of sustainable aviation fuels (SAF) with biotech firm Cemvita Factory. Cemvita looks to develop a revolutionary new way to produce SAF by using carbon dioxide and synthetic microbes. Additionally, United Airlines Ventures (UAV) recently announced an equity investment in Fulcrum, and United has invested more in SAF production than any other airline in the world.
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