Articles Tagged ‘GRU’

Turkish Airlines add two routes from Istanbul Atatürk; extend the São Paulo service to Buenos Aires

Turkish Airlines add two routes from Istanbul Atatürk; extend the São Paulo service to Buenos Aires

Turkish Airlines commence services to Sebha in Libya and Ouagadougou in Burkina Faso; extend the Sao Paulo service to Buenos Aires Ezeiza.

GOL connects Rio de Janeiro and Córdoba in Argentina with a stopping service via São Paulo

GOL connects Rio de Janeiro and Córdoba in Argentina with a stopping service via São Paulo

GOL launches a new stopping route from Rio de Janeiro to Cordoba in Argentina via Sao Paulo.

GOL of Brazil launches new routes to Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay

GOL of Brazil launches new routes to Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay

GOL, the Brazilian airline, now flies from São Paulo Guarulhos to Asunción and Montevideo.


Aerolineas Argentinas drops Auckland in favour of Sydney; launches seasonal flights from Bariloche to São Paulo Guarulhos

Aerolineas Argentinas drops Auckland in favour of Sydney; launches seasonal flights from Bariloche to São Paulo Guarulhos

Aerolineas Argentinas launches non-stop flights from Buenos Aires to Sydney; opens seasonal services from Bariloche to Sao Paulo Guarulhos.

Brazilian airport traffic up 15.8% in 2011; Sao Paulo Guarulhos reaches 30 million passengers

Brazilian airport traffic up 15.8% in 2011; Sao Paulo Guarulhos reaches 30 million passengers

Brazil’s airports reported double-digit growth for a third straight year, but are there signs that growth is slowing? How big is Azul’s share of the domestic market now and how many airports handled over three million passengers last year? And which foreign organisations have been selected to help build new airport terminals?

Pluna launches route to Brazil from Uruguay

Pluna launches route to Brazil from Uruguay

Pluna now flies from Punta del Este in Uruguay to Sao Paulo Guarulhos Airport in Brazil.


TAM launches daily flights to Mexico from Sao Paulo

TAM launches daily flights to Mexico from Sao Paulo

Mexico City becomes TAM’s seventh international destination this winter in Latin America. Faces competition from AeroMexico

Latin America dominated by Brazil; Sao Paulo, GOL, TAM leads way as traffic jumps +7% in 2011

Latin America dominated by Brazil; Sao Paulo, GOL, TAM leads way as traffic jumps +7% in 2011

Latin America is home to some rapidly expanding carriers as consolidation continues to be felt across the continent. But which are the leading airports and airlines in the region and just how dominant is Brazil? Which are the leading domestic markets and which are the biggest international markets?

GOL's acquisition of webjet will still leave it well behind TAM

GOL’s acquisition of webjet will still leave it well behind TAM

Despite a fleet of 24 737s webjet has just 6% of the Brazilian domestic market. How has its market share developed since 2008 and which are its busiest airports? How many airports does it serve and how many (non-stop) routes does it operate?


New airline routes launched (14 - 20 June 2011)

New airline routes launched (14 – 20 June 2011)

A very busy week with 75 new routes starting in all corners of the world. But which Chinese airline launched its second trans-Pacific route? Which North American airline launched six transatlantic services? And which two airlines relaunched landmark services between Dubrovnik and Belgrade?

Brazilian airports see 16% growth in Q1; Alitalia, Emirates, Iberia, Lufthansa, TAP Portugal all starting new routes

Brazilian airports see 16% growth in Q1; Alitalia, Emirates, Iberia, Lufthansa, TAP Portugal all starting new routes

As hosts of a football World Cup and a summer Olympics in the next five years, Brazil is clearly a country on the rise. This is also reflected in the rapid growth of its air services, which are still dominated by domestic flights. But which airlines are starting new international services this year and in […]

Singapore Airlines’ first South American route: Barcelona – Sao Paulo

Singapore Airlines’ first South American route: Barcelona – Sao Paulo

Singapore Airlines now flies between Singapore Changi and Barcelona in Spain, continuing to Sao Paulo in Brazil – its first route to South America.