MIAMI – TAP Air Portugal (TP) has confirmed it would suspend more operations than previously scheduled in February after major cuts in November. The move follows the announcement of new travel restrictions to prevent the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.
Compared with the same month last year, TP will suspend 93% of its operations in February, the Lisbon-based carrier said in a regulatory filing on Sunday. It had previously expected a reduction of 73%.
Portugal, which is facing one of the worst outbreaks in the world, declared restrictions on people wishing to fly by air and land abroad on Thursday.