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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 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.


True Story

True Story

by Rupert Goold

starring James Franco, Jonah Hill

duration  99 min.

True Story is one of the better movies to come along this year.
Richard Roeper, Chicago Sun-Times

Thriller based on facts regarding the journalist Michael Finkel,
from The New York Times, and Christian Longo, a murderer
who assumes Finkel’s identity. Finkel investigates and interviews
the criminal, after his arrest and imprisonment, forging
an odd relationship with the man. Starring James Franco
and Jonah Hill (previously nominated for one and two Oscars,
respectively) in the main roles.


English, Spanish and French with Portuguese subtitles


Terra Estrangeira

Terra Estrangeira

by Walter Salles, Daniela Thomas

 Fernanda Torres, Fernando Alves Pinto

duration 110 min.

Distinguished at a number of international festivals, Terra Estrangeira tells the story of Paco (Fernando Alves Pinto) who, after his mother’s death in Brazil, decides to discover both her homeland and himself in Portugal, where he meets friendly, lost and dangerous folk.

Portuguese with English 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.

fernando pessoa: o fado e a alma portuguesa

Varios Artistas

Fernando Pessoa: o fado e a alma portuguesa
Fernando Pessoa's poetry finds a voice via a new generation of fado singers. Poems already sung by Camané, Mariza and Ana Moura are brought together with previously unreleased songs with Carminho, Ricardo Ribeiro, Mafalda Arnauth, and various others on a 20-track compilation.


Celia Cruz

Celia Cruz


Êxitos Eternos

The perfect way to remember the “Queen of Salsa”. This compilation brings together the hits of the Cuban singer recorded over the last 10 years of her life. She died in 2003, aged 77, and this album demonstrates her grit, energy and passion for Latin music. Celia Cruz is “La Guarachera de Cuba”.



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

Your in-flight reading is available on the screen of your mobile device. The newspapers and magazines must be downloaded before boarding, and can be read offline on your smartphone or tablet. This free service is available via the TAP mobile app (valid only for TAP Clients travelling on flights operated by the company).

Depending on the rules of your fare, you will have access to a different number of publications on each flight. More informations about TAP Digital Kiosk

Note: As from 1 September 2015, free physical newspapers and magazines will only be available in business class on long haul flights, in the ANA Schengen Lounge, Blue Lounge an in the TAP Premium Lounge at Funchal. Outside Portugal, you can still find physical newspapers in the Star Alliance Lounge (São Paulo - Guarulhos), Sala VIP (São Paulo – Viracopos), LH Lounge (New York), Italviages Lounge (Caracas), LAM (Maputo) and Sala Welwicha TAAG (Luanda).

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.