Articles Tagged ‘GIG’

Brasilia Airport grows 77% in eight years; Congonhas remains top destination

Brasilia Airport grows 77% in eight years; Congonhas remains top destination

Benefiting from a favourable economic climate in Brazil, the capital city’s airport in Brasilia has grown significantly over recent years, reaching a new high record of 16.5 million passengers in 2013. We take a closer look at the airport’s recent progress and reveal how dominant TAM Airlines and GOL are.

Chilean airports offered 16.5 million one-way seats in 2013; LAN Airlines dominates with 67 routes

Chilean airports offered 16.5 million one-way seats in 2013; LAN Airlines dominates with 67 routes

Chile’s seat capacity has grown by 10% in 2013, with the domestic sector outperforming the international one. With the flag carrier, LAN Airlines, rapidly expanding and commanding over 65% of weekly seats and flights, anna.aero takes a closer look at this fast-growing dynamic market.

BQB Airlines grows its presence in Brazil with two Montevideo routes

BQB Airlines grows its presence in Brazil with two Montevideo routes

BQB Airlines starts flights from its Montevideo hub in Uruguay to Sao Paulo Guarulhos Airport and Rio De Janeiro Airport in Brazil using a mixed fleet of ATR 72s and A320s.


Qatar Airways to launch flights to Prague Airport, Amsterdam Schiphol and Rio de Janeiro

Qatar Airways to launch flights to Prague Airport, Amsterdam Schiphol and Rio de Janeiro

Leak of the Week: As Qatar Airways announces Edinburgh services, anna.aero exclusively reveals that the MEB3 airline also has plans to add Amsterdam, Prague and Rio de Janeiro to its Doha hub next year.

GOL inaugurates operations in Sao Paulo Viracopos

GOL inaugurates operations in Sao Paulo Viracopos

GOL launches four new destinations from Sao Paulo Viracopos.

GOL cuts 18 routes; but more US routes possible via Santo Domingo hub

GOL cuts 18 routes; but more US routes possible via Santo Domingo hub

A slowdown in the growth of the Brazilian economy has encouraged GOL (which lost money in 2011 and 2012) to make significant cuts in its domestic network. We reveal which routes (domestic and international) have been cut, and which new routes have been added. We also reveal which three of the airline’s top 12 airports […]


Ethiopian Airlines launches the delayed service to Brazil

Ethiopian Airlines launches the delayed service to Brazil

Ethiopian Airlines commences services from Addis Ababa Airport to Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo airports via Lome Airport in Togo.

Avianca Brazil to become a Star; now 100% domestic

Avianca Brazil to become a Star; now 100% domestic

While the Brazilian domestic market has contracted by 8%, Avianca Brazil has grown at 11 out of 12 of its largest airports in the last year.

LAN commences services from Rio de Janeiro to Florida

LAN commences services from Rio de Janeiro to Florida

LAN inaugurates daily flights from Rio de Janeiro to Miami-Dade, FL.


GOL launches new US services via Santo Domingo

GOL launches new US services via Santo Domingo

GOL connects Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo Guarulhos to both Miami, FL, and Orlando, FL, with flights via Santo Domingo.

TAM strengthens its ties with LAN with a new route to Santiago de Chile

TAM strengthens its ties with LAN with a new route to Santiago de Chile

TAM starts flying to Santiago de Chile from Rio de Janeiro.

TAM connects second Brazilian city to Montevideo in Uruguay

TAM connects second Brazilian city to Montevideo in Uruguay

TAM launches services on the ex-Pluna route from Rio de Janeiro to Montevideo.