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Saturated Lisbon airport puts Portugal tourism boom at risk

AFP
07/10/2018 | 671 words
A record number of passengers using Lisbon's airport is proving a bittersweet achievement as daily delays and a lack of space to park planes threatens to strangle the goose laying golden eggs for Portugal's economy.Tourists flocking to Lisbon to soak up some sun and while away evenings listening to Fado music in the city's bars has been one of the bright spots in Portugal's economy, which was wracked by the eurozone debt crisis at the start of the decade.But with Lisbon's Humberto Delgado airport having already in 2016 passed (...)
 
 
 
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