Articles Tagged ‘GOL’

GOL gets three new routes going from Sao Paulo Viracopos

GOL gets three new routes going from Sao Paulo Viracopos

GOL begins services from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Rio de Janeiro Santos, Santo Domingo and Miami, FL, using its 737-800s.

Record June for Airbus and Boeing; Air New Zealand receives #1 787-9

Record June for Airbus and Boeing; Air New Zealand receives #1 787-9

Airbus and Boeing recorded strongest June since anna.aero started tracking aircraft deliveries in 2008, with the American producer handing over 71 airframes, 16 more than its European counterpart. Airbus will have to add some power if it wants to catch up with Boeing, which leads the 2014 delivery race by 39 units.

Bolivia’s capacity increases by 27% in 2013; Boliviana de Aviacion commands 50% of weekly seats

Bolivia’s capacity increases by 27% in 2013; Boliviana de Aviacion commands 50% of weekly seats

Rich in mineral and energy resources and for being the home of Marco Antonio Etcheverry (the greatest Bolivian footballer player nicknamed “El Diablo”), Bolivia is also a South American aviation hot-spot, having seen its gateways offering a combined total of 4.4 million one-way seats in 2013. As the state-owned flag carrier, Boliviana de Aviacion commands […]


GOL introduces sixth route to Buenos Aires Ezeiza

GOL introduces sixth route to Buenos Aires Ezeiza

GOL begins weekly flights operated on Saturdays from Fortaleza to Buenos Aires Ezeiza, utilising 737-800s.

Azul Airlines' traffic grows by 32% in 2013; gears up for long-haul expansion from early 2015

Azul Airlines’ traffic grows by 32% in 2013; gears up for long-haul expansion from early 2015

Establishing itself as the third largest operator in Brazil according to weekly seat capacity, Azul Airlines handled over 13 million passengers last year, growing by 32% when compared to 2012. As the LCC is currently serving over 100 domestic destinations, anna.aero investigates Azul’s top 13 routes and which airports are likely to witness a frequency […]

Strongest February for Airbus and Boeing; SilkAir receives first 737-800

Strongest February for Airbus and Boeing; SilkAir receives first 737-800

Airbus and Boeing recorded the strongest February since anna.aero started tracking aircraft deliveries in 2008, with the American producer handing over 50 airframes, five more than its European counterpart.


Record January for Airbus, Boeing; 76% of deliveries are single-aisles

Record January for Airbus, Boeing; 76% of deliveries are single-aisles

Following a busy December, both Airbus and Boeing delivered significantly fewer aircraft in the first month of the year. However, January 2014 goes down in history as the busiest beginning to a year since anna.aero started monitoring aircraft deliveries in 2008.

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.

TAM and GOL still share 75% of Brazilian domestic market

TAM and GOL still share 75% of Brazilian domestic market

The “B” in “BRIC” has seen demand for air travel plateau in 2013. In six of the first 10 months domestic RPKs have fallen compared with 2012. TAM Airlines and GOL still share three-quarters of the domestic market, with Azul Airlines third with around 13%. Aerolineas Argentinas, American Airlines and Cubana amongst airlines starting new […]


GOL inaugurates operations in Sao Paulo Viracopos

GOL inaugurates operations in Sao Paulo Viracopos

GOL launches four new destinations from Sao Paulo Viracopos.

World LCC route launches: Ryanair +200; over half of Indonesia AirAsia’s network new; Interjet drops no routes

World LCC route launches: Ryanair +200; over half of Indonesia AirAsia’s network new; Interjet drops no routes

It’s time for anna.aero’s annual network analysis of 32 of the world’s biggest LCCs to see which have started (and stopped) the most routes in the last 12 months. Ryanair retains the number one position in two categories, and every LCC analysed (except one) dropped at least one route in the last 12 months.

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 […]