Top News on Varig

  • Both Avianca-TACA and Copa to join Star Alliance

    Both Avianca-TACA and Panama's Copa Airlines have been accepted as new members of Star Alliance, giving the group a powerful presence in Latin America.

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  • IN FOCUS: How Portugal's TAP M&E became Brazil's biggest MRO

    The maintenance division of Portugal's flag carrier saw an opportunity when the MRO arm of Varig came on the market

  • Gol expects WebJet integration to be easier than VRG acquisition

    Gol is confident its proposed acquisition of fellow Brazilian low-cost carrier Webjet will be easier in terms of...

  • Gol remains bullish despite prospect of higher oil prices

    <p>Brazil's Gol is confident of further profitability improvements in 2011 even under a scenario of escalating oil...

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  • ANALYSIS: ​Strategies evolve for Asia-Latin America routes

    News | 16 Jan 2015 12:56 | David Knibb

    Several patterns are developing as Asia-Latin America traffic grows, including an increase in the Middle East’s share of transit traffic and North America’s emergence as a preferred route between these markets.
  • ANALYSIS: Shifting dynamics on Europe-South American routes

    News | 09 Sep 2014 13:44 | Henk Ombelet

    Alliances, mergers, closures and local influences have all had considerable impact on the changing South American air transport market
  • Brazilian court declares Uruguay clear of historic Varig debts

    News | 29 Aug 2014 14:23 | Rainer Uphoff

    The Brazilian Federal Superior Court has ruled that the Uruguayan state has no financial liability with the employees association of bankrupt Varig, despite a contract that made it co-responsible for debts accumulated by the Brazilian airline when Varig acquired Uruguay's then flag carrier Pluna in 1995.
  • ANALYSIS: ​Latin LCCs diverge on cross-border strategies

    News | 26 Aug 2014 13:00 | David Knibb

    Latin America’s seven low-cost carriers are spreading their wings, but each is following its own strategy with little in common with the others.
  • ANALYSIS: Alliance shifts continue as joint ventures take hold

    News | 19 Aug 2014 12:41 | Graham Dunn

    While much of the attention among global alliance members has been on developing joint venture partnerships in key markets, it has still been a busy 12 months for all three groupings.
  • Used jet aircraft transactions: 12-19 May 2014

    News | 19 May 2014 08:52 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ​Amerijet International agrees 767-300ERF leases