On 22 February, GOL commenced a daily weekday connection between Sao Paulo Congonhas and Chapeco. The route will be flown by the carrier’s 737-700 fleet and will face no direct competition. The first flight according to Flightradar24.com was operated by the airline’s PR-GIH registered aircraft.
- GOL commenced services between Sao Paulo Congonhas (CGH) and Chapeco (XAP) on 22 February. The 718-kilometre airport pair will be flown by the carrier daily each weekday, with no services on Saturdays or Sundays. The airline will use its 737-700 fleet on the sector with no incumbent carriers operating services between the two airports. GOL now offers two connections from Chapeco, with Congonhas operations joining the carrier’s existing daily services to Florianopolis.