Articles Tagged ‘TAM’

Thomas Cook Airlines, Vivaaerobus and Vueling celebrate new routes; Orlando Sanford welcomes the Dreamliner

Thomas Cook Airlines, Vivaaerobus and Vueling celebrate new routes; Orlando Sanford welcomes the Dreamliner

In this week’s portion of Network Planning Community News anna.aero brings you the latest photos from celebrations in Barcelona, Brussels, Cancun and Orlando Sanford.

VivaAerobus adds two destinations from Cancun

VivaAerobus adds two destinations from Cancun

VivaAerobus inaugurates services from Cancun Airport to Oaxaca Airport and Tampico Airport.

Air France challenging Iberia and TAP Portugal to be number one carrier in Europe - South America market

Air France challenging Iberia and TAP Portugal to be number one carrier in Europe – South America market

Air France began flights to Montevideo (Uruguay) this week, its ninth destination in South America. Only TAP Portugal serves more points in South America from Europe with 11. European carriers have 75% of the non-stop market, with KLM and Lufthansa the fastest-growing.


VivaAerobus adds two new routes in Toluca

VivaAerobus adds two new routes in Toluca

VivaAerobus launches domestic flights from Toluca to both Tampico and Villahermosa.

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.


TAM launches flights to Orlando from second Brazilian city

TAM launches flights to Orlando from second Brazilian city

TAM commences daily services from Rio de Janeiro to Orlando, FL.

Azul and Trip grow their combined domestic market share in Brazil to almost 15%; GOL cutting domestic capacity

Azul and Trip grow their combined domestic market share in Brazil to almost 15%; GOL cutting domestic capacity

The Brazilian market continues to grow at a healthy rate, though one of the country’s two biggest carriers is currently cutting domestic capacity. However, merger partners Azul and Trip are still growing rapidly and gradually increasing their share of the domestic market.

Brazilian airport traffic falls in April for first time in almost three years; Azul and Trip agree to merge

Brazilian airport traffic falls in April for first time in almost three years; Azul and Trip agree to merge

Is the Brazilian aviation market in trouble? As traffic falls for the first time in three years at Brazil’s airports two of the country’s airlines announce plans to merge. How much market share have the smaller Brazilian carriers gained in recent years, and how much have GOL and TAM grown domestically this year compared with […]


London to Rio +76% in February, but UK to Brazil slows down compared with other South American countries

London to Rio +76% in February, but UK to Brazil slows down compared with other South American countries

With monthly year-on-year growth reaching 80% on selected routes in February, Brazil was praised as the saviour of London Heathrow’s traffic growth. But what hides behind the monthly volatility? How does the trend compare to the region’s average? And why might the UK to Brazil market soon become a oneworld monopoly?

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?

Rio traffic up 20% in 2011, starts 2012 by welcoming Emirates; Alitalia, KLM and Lufthansa all new last year

Rio traffic up 20% in 2011, starts 2012 by welcoming Emirates; Alitalia, KLM and Lufthansa all new last year

Rio’s main airport had a great 2011 with traffic up one-fifth. Where does it rank among Brazil’s airports? Which are the airport’s leading carriers and which new international routes have been started in the last 12 months?