TAP Portugal  


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Electronic Devices on Board (PED’s)

TAP Portugal allows the use of portable electronic devices (PED) during all flight, if set in “flight mode” or equivalent profile – Wireless and Bluetooth functions disabled.

More information here.


Some Airbus A330 aircraft have fully interactive on-demand audio and video systems.

With a choice of over 20 films; twenty hours of series and documentaries from Portugal, Brazil and elsewhere; daily news from Portuguese broadcaster RTP in Portuguese, and from France 24 in English and French; ten games (some of them multi-player, playable between passengers on board the flight); information about TAP and TAP destinations; over 900 songs and audio-books and the option for passengers to create their very own programming, choosing their favourite tracks from the 60 CDs in the in-flight collection, refreshed every two months; 12 TAP radio channels.

On the other aircraft there are six new films, always including one European, Latin American or Brazilian film.

Some aircraft are also equipped with external camera showing take-off, approach and landing. The entire fleet has interactive maps that show the aircraft’s flight trajectory from various angles and provide information on the flight conditions, temperature and time in the departure and destination cities.

As well as the award-winning UP, TAP’s in-flight magazine, tap|executive also offers a selection of Portuguese and international newspapers and magazines and all kinds of reading material in the various lounges.

OnAir WiFi: Stay connected to the world while you fly!

TAP is one of the first European airlines to offer in-flight connectivity services! Now you can make the most of your flight time!

Our partnership with OnAir WiFi, the leading company in supplying global in-flight connectivity services, allows passengers on our A330 (Pedro Nunes, Vasco da Gama, João XXI, João Gonçalves Zarco and Fernão de Magalhães) fleet to enjoy the pleasure of browsing the Internet, accessing social networks, twittering and sending and receiving e-mails. 

Where can I get this service?

On routes between Europe and North and South America. 

How do I access the Internet?

Whatever you want to use the Internet for, all you need to do is turn on your equipment - iPhone, iPad, BlackBerry or laptop – connect to the OnAir WiFi network, open your browser and follow the instructions that appear on the screen. 

How much does this service cost, and how do I pay for it?

Payment is made by credit card according to the following price list:

  • 4MB: 6 EUR;
  • 10MB: 12 EUR.

Where can I get more information?

Instructions for use and price plans can be found in the seat pocket or in the log-in web portal. You can also ask the flight crew if your flight offers Wi-Fi connectivity.


Movies on Board

Personal TV

Films and programmes start at the same time and are repeated throughout the journey.

AVOD - Video On Demand

The interactive touch-screen menu provides you with information about films, TV programmes and daily news.


Still Alice

Still Alice

by Richard Glatzer, Wash Westmoreland

starring Julianne Moore, Alec Baldin

duration  101 min.

“Moore’s heart-wrenching and Oscar-nominated
performance makes this a must-see.”
Rafer Guzman, Newsday

Julianne Moore brilliantly portrays Alice, a linguistics teacher
who discovers she’s suffering from Alzheimer’s. As her condition
worsens, the glue holding the family together is severely tested in
this drama (based on Lisa Genova’s book of the same name) that
includes a cast with Alec Baldwin, Kristen Stewart and Kate
Bosworth. Julianne Moore received a number of awards for her
performance, including an Oscar, a Golden Globe, a BAFTA and a
prize from the Screen Actors Guild.


English, Spanish and French with Portuguese subtitles




by Martin Provost

 Emmanuelle Devos, Sandrine Kiberlain

duration 139 min.

French-Belgian production that tells the true story of the French writer Violette Leduc (played by Emmanuelle Devos) and her relationship with Simone de Beauvoir. Directed by Martin Provost, who also made Séraphine, about the painter Séraphine de Senlis. Recipient of various awards at international film festivals.

French with Portuguese subtitles

CDs Collection

We've selected 50 CDs - over 900 songs and pieces of music in 10 different categories - that you can hear track by track or create a play-list on your personal jukebox to make your journey even better.

Take a look at this month's highlights.

Antonio Variacoes

António Variações

Canção do Engate
Despite a short career, António Variações continues to garner new fans.
Born in a small village in the Minho region, he broaden his horizons in Amsterdam and London, before opening a barber’s in Lisbon and becoming a pop star in the 1980s. In 2004, the Humanos project paid tribute to the singer by performing previously unrecorded songs that he had written.





Go out

The British four-piece surprised everybody when they announced a new album in February, 12 years after their last record. The Magic Whip brings the band back into the limelight and onto the world’s stages (Lisbon included).
Until then, enjoy the powerful first cut to be released, “Go Out”, on the Rock channel.



TAP Audio Channels

In partnership with Rádio e Televisão de Portugal and Biscoito Fino, TAP provides on board the A330 and A340 airplanes 12 audio channels, with different music styles.


Newspapers and magazines

Newspapers and magazines are handed out when departing from Lisbon and Porto at TAP’s Inflight Media Counter, located at Lisbon and Porto airports, upon presentation of the boarding pass.

These are also handed out aboard in business class on flights to and from Europe. In these flights’ economy class there is no distribution of newspapers and magazines.

On long-haul flights newspapers and magazines are handed out in business class on outbound and return flights. In these flights’ economy class there is distribution only for return flights.


Note: This service is only available on aircrafts operated by TAP Portugal and PGA. The distribution of newspapers is not available on board Beechcraft aircrafts.

UP Magazine


"UP" is the TAP's in-flight magazine, available on all short and long-haul flights. It is a monthly magazine that contains articles and reports of interest, and also general information about TAP services.

The quality of TAP’s in-flight magazine has been recognised in a variety of national and international media, making UP a frequently selected medium for the advertising and promotion of the image of a renewed, modernised TAP, thus further increasing its reputation and prestige.

UP can be read on board TAP aircraft and accessed online. It is also available in Apple’s iPad format.