News Listings for Rio de Janeiro Galeao International

  • American adds Birmingham and Frankfurt flights

    News | 03 Nov 2014 18:34 | Edward Russell

    ​American Airlines will launch new service to Birmingham, UK, and Frankfurt in 2015, as it adjusts its international schedules in the new year.
  • Rio Galeao airport receives BNDES loan for upgrades

    News | 11 Sep 2014 18:45 | Edward Russell

    ​Aeroporto Rio de Janeiro has received a R1.1 billion ($479.6 million) bridge loan from Brazilian development bank BNDES for initial improvement works at the airport.
  • Rio Galeao assumes management of Rio airport

    News | 11 Aug 2014 21:37 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Rio de Janeiro Galeao International airport will be under new management beginning 12 August, when an organisation called Rio Galeao begins overseeing operations at the airport.
  • Air Canada to launch Rio de Janeiro flights

    News | 07 May 2014 14:47 | Kristin Majcher

    ​Air Canada will launch year-round service three times per week between Toronto and Rio de Janeiro’s Galeão-Antônio Carlos Jobim international airport on 11 December, 2014.
  • Odebrecht and Changi to take control of Rio airport in August

    News | 16 Apr 2014 19:58 | Edward Russell

    ​The Aeroporto Rio de Janeiro S/A Concessionaire will begin taking over operations of Rio de Janeiro Galeao International airport on 11 August, after signing a concession contract for the airport earlier in April.
  • BNDES invests $600 million in Rio airport concessionaire

    News | 06 Jan 2014 15:51 | Rainer Uphoff

    ​Brazil's state-owned investment company BNDESPar has increased its stake in transport infrastructure operator Odebrecht TransPort to 10.61% by investing another Brazilian reals (R) 1.43 billion ($601.8 million) in the Rio de Janeiro Galeao International airport operator.