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.


  • Other News for Varig

  • 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...


  • News Listings for Varig

  • ANALYSIS: Shifting dynamics on Europe-South American routes

    News | 09 Sep 2014 12:44 | Henk Ombelet

    Alliances, mergers, closures and local influences have all had considerable impact on the changing South American air transport markethttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Shifting-dynamics-on-Europe-South-American-routes-403443/
  • Brazilian court declares Uruguay clear of historic Varig debts

    News | 29 Aug 2014 13:23 | 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.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Brazilian-court-declares-Uruguay-clear-of-historic-Varig-debts-403166/
  • ANALYSIS: ​Latin LCCs diverge on cross-border strategies

    News | 26 Aug 2014 12:00 | 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.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Latin-LCCs-diverge-on-cross-border-strategies-402821/
  • ANALYSIS: Alliance shifts continue as joint ventures take hold

    News | 19 Aug 2014 11:41 | 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.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Alliance-shifts-continue-as-joint-ventures-take-hold-402794/
  • Used jet aircraft transactions: 12-19 May 2014

    News | 19 May 2014 07:52 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ​Amerijet International agrees 767-300ERF leaseshttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Used-jet-aircraft-transactions-12-19-May-2014-399409/
  • Defunct Varig obtains state compensation

    News | 14 Mar 2014 18:30 | Rainer Uphoff

    Brazil's federal supreme court has awarded defunct carrier Varig compensation of several billions of reais, for government imposed airfares that the airline sold a quarter of a century ago.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Defunct-Varig-obtains-state-compensation-397041/