News Listings for Rio de Janeiro Galeao International

  • Rio airport approved to receive A380

    News | 01 Dec 2014 14:51 | Rainer Uphoff

    Rio de Janeiro Galeao International airport has received authorisation from Brazil's civil aviation authority ANAC to handle the Airbus A380, becoming the first airport in the country to do so.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Rio-airport-approved-to-receive-A380-406610/
  • 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.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/American-adds-Birmingham-and-Frankfurt-flights-405571/
  • Rio Galeao airport receives BNDES loan for upgrades

    News | 11 Sep 2014 19:45 | 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.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Rio-Galeao-airport-receives-BNDES-loan-for-upgrades-403612/
  • Rio Galeao assumes management of Rio airport

    News | 11 Aug 2014 22:37 | 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.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Rio-Galeao-assumes-management-of-Rio-airport-402577/
  • Air Canada to launch Rio de Janeiro flights

    News | 07 May 2014 15:47 | 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.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Air-Canada-to-launch-Rio-de-Janeiro-flights-398993/
  • Odebrecht and Changi to take control of Rio airport in August

    News | 16 Apr 2014 20:58 | 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.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Odebrecht-and-Changi-to-take-control-of-Rio-airport-in-August-398335/