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Azul Airlines flew 21 million passengers in 2017; international traffic growing fast, São Paulo Viracopos remains biggest base
Azul Airlines welcomed 21.48 million passengers across its network in 2017, 7.9% more than in 2016, and it has more than doubled its available capacity in the past six years. Nick Preston examines the Brazilian carrier’s recent network trends including its leading airports, routes and country markets.
Azul Airlines now links Curitiba to Passo Fundo with six weekly flights, using its ATR 72s.
Aerolineas Argentinas expands its international network with services from Buenos Aires Aeroparque to Curitiba as well as Buenos Aires Ezeiza to Cancun, using its E190s and A340s.
BQB Líneas Aéreas starts serving Santiago in Chile, and Curitiba and Florianopolis in Brazil from Montevideo in Uruguay.
American Airlines commences multiple routes from Miami, FL; Los Angeles, CA; New York LaGuardia, NY; and Dallas/Fort Worth, TX.
GOL launches four new destinations from Sao Paulo Viracopos.
GOL, the Brazilian airline, now flies from São Paulo Guarulhos to Asunción and Montevideo.
Passaredo Linheas Aereas starts flying from Curitiba to Cascavel.
Another 17 new routes were started around the world this week by Azul (Brazil), BA (UK), Cebu Pacific (Philippines), Cimber Air (Denmark), Eastern Airways (UK), easyJet (UK), JAL (Japan), Mihin Lanka (Sri Lanka), Oman Air (Oman), Turkish Airlines (Turkey), Vivaaerobus (Mexico) and VLM (Netherlands).