AirBaltic, the Latvian carrier, and Portugal’s national carrier TAP Air Portugal have finalized their codeshare partnership agreement, opening opportunities for airBaltic’s customers to access a wider range of travel alternatives from TAP Air Portugal’s large network.
New flying opportunities include destinations such as Brazil, Portugal and Africa. TAP Air Portugal will, on the other hand, gain access to regions such as the Baltics, Scandinavia and Eastern Europe.
Both carriers have significantly large network bases. TAP Air Portugal provides flights to 83 destinations across 35 countries and serves as a key European gateway to Africa, North, Central and South America. AirBaltic’s network includes 70 destinations and is strong in Europe, Scandinavia, Russia, CIS and the Middle East.
Antonoaldo Neves, the Chief Executive Officer of TAP Air Portugal, shared the excitement of the company in providing passengers with the new opportunity of flight services to Latvia through the codeshare, as well as connecting services to the Baltics.
Martin Gauss, the Chief Executive Officer of airBaltic, commented that the carrier is delighted to start the cooperation with TAP Air Portugal, the 21st codeshare partner for the company.