News of the base's closure surprised officials.
The closure of Ryanair's Faro base is being viewed with concern by the tourism industry. It is the main airline operating at Faro Airport and the news that it will no longer have aircraft and crew based in the Algarve has caught its own employees off guard.
The report is from reporter Conceição Ribeiro.
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Report transmitted at SIC, August 6, 2019