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  • Azul Linhas Aéreas Brasileiras Airline Name
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AD

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AZU

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Scheduled Carrier
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History

TRIP Linhas Aéreas (1998-2014) merged into Azul Linhas Aéreas Brasileiras

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Base

Campinas Viracopos (VCP)
Sao Paulo B
Brazil B
South America B

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2 Countries served
105 Destinations served
239 Routes served

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Brazil increases cap on foreign ownership in local carriers

Gol Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes (G3, São Paulo Congonhas) Chief Executive Officer Paulo Kakinoff has hailed a recent change in Brazilian legislation amending the limit on foreign shareholdings in local airlines from 20% to 49%. Speaking during an earnings conference call, Kakinoff labelled the change in position "welcome" and a "surprise".

The move will allow Gol, as well as other local operators, to attract much needed foreign capital critical in their fleet and route expansion strategies. ...

Brazil's Azul to convert three ATR72s into dedicated freighters

Azul Linhas Aéreas Brasileiras (AD, Campinas Viracopos) is planning convert three of its fifty-one ATR72-500s into dedicated freighters with its three existing ATR72-500(QC)s set to be returned to their passenger configurations. Since their introduction in September, the freighters have been used on night-flights between Belo Horizonte Tancredo Neves, Campinas Viracopos, Porto Alegre, and Rio de Janeiro Int'l. The Brazilian carrier is currently the only operator of the freighter version of the ...

Brazil scraps controversial amendments to new domestic air policy

Azul Linhas Aéreas Brasileiras (AD, Campinas Viracopos) is set to proceed with an outstanding order with Embraer (São José dos Campos) for up to fifty EMB-195-E2s after threatening earlier this week to either defer or cancel the order.

The Brazilian domestic operator's president, Antonoaldo Neves, had warned that an amendment to the country's upcoming Regional Aviation Development Program involving the scrapping of the 60-seat limit in favour of subsidizing 50% of passengers on flights to ...

Brazil's Modern Logistics secures $30mn in startup capital

Modern Logistics (MWM, São Paulo Guarulhos) says it has secured BRR75million (USD30million) worth of private equity investment from Rio de Janeiro-based DXA Investments to aid in the launch of operations.

With services set to commence before the end of the year, Modern Logistics plans to operate a fleet of B737-400(F) aircraft on flights between Brazil's major hubs. Over the next five years, the start-up estimates its fleet will grow to 40 freighters operating flights to 15 logistics hubs ...

Brazil's Azul modifies ATR72 freighter fleet

Azul Linhas Aéreas Brasileiras (AD, Campinas Viracopos) has withdrawn its last five remaining EMB-175s from revenue service and put them up for sale. Airline sources who spoke to ch-aviation said three of the aircraft, PP-PJA (cn 17000272), PP-PJB (cn 17000277), and PP-PJC (cn 17000287) have now been parked at Porto Alegre while the other two, PP-PJE (cn 17000291) and PP-PJF (cn 17000309), are parked at Rio de Janeiro Int'l.

The carrier is also growing its freighter fleet with its current ...

Fleet

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Aircraft TypeActiveInactiveTotalOn Order* BØ Age PCapacity P  
A330-200235hiddenhiddenhidden
ATR 42-500/-6007 7hiddenhiddenhidden
ATR 72-200/-500/-60051 51hiddenhiddenhidden
EMB-19022 22hiddenhiddenhidden
EMB-19557 57hiddenhiddenhidden
Total1393142hiddenhiddenhidden  
* Includes new or used aircraft not yet delivered for which a construction/manufacturer serial number is already known.

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