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  • Gol targets nearly 50% increase in international revenue by 2017

    News | 08 Sep 2014 22:59 | Edward Russell

    ​Brazilian low-cost carrier Gol aims to increase its US dollar denominated revenues by up to five percentage points by 2017, as it targets more partnerships and international growth.
  • Air France-KLM upbeat on new Gol partnership

    News | 26 Jun 2014 03:23 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​Air France-KLM executives are hopeful that a new partnership with Brazilian low-cost carrier will help it expand its presence in the South American country.
  • Gol plans Fortaleza-Buenos Aires flights

    News | 23 Apr 2014 14:29 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​Brazil's Gol will launch non-stop service between Fortaleza and Buenos Aires from 10 May.
  • Gol and TAP sign codeshare deal

    News | 11 Apr 2014 13:11 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​Brazil's Gol and TAP Portugal have signed a codeshare agreement, subject to approvals by Portuguese and Brazilian authorities.
  • Azul plans new domestic routes

    News | 24 Mar 2014 19:38 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​Brazilian low-cost carrier Azul will start several new domestic routes in the second half of April, subject to approval from regulatory authorities.
  • Brazil's Azul adds Parnaiba to network

    News | 12 Mar 2014 18:00 | Rainer Uphoff

    ​Brazil's third largest airline Azul will add Parnaiba in northeastern Brazil in April to its domestic network as it plans to connect the coastal city with three weekly flights to Fortaleza.Azul requested route authorities to operate to Parnaiba in the Piaui state in late 2013, but has so far not announced the flight officially. However, the Parnaiba tourism board confirms that effective 4 April Azul will start flying to Fortaleza on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays and to Piaui state capital Teresina on Saturdays and Sundays using ATR 72-600 turboprops.The Parnaiba airport, which is operated by Infraero, was remodeled and and saw its runway lengthened to 2,500m (8,202ft) in 2011. Nevertheless it has so far failed to attract major scheduled operators despite its formal upgrade.Parnaiba will be Azul's 104th destination in Brazil. The airline, which merged with Trip in 2012, operates to more airports in the country than any other airline.