Brazilian low-cost carrier GOL has resumed service at Miami International Airport for the first time since the pandemic with the first of four weekly flights to Brasilia. GOL is using 176-seat Boeing 737 MAX aircraft for the new service, which will increase to daily service starting on July 4. GOL is currently the only airline at MIA with service to Brazil’s capital city, and Miami and Orlando are GOL’s only U.S. destinations.
American Airlines and Gol have signed a new reciprocal codeshare agreement, giving customers access to 20 new destinations in South America.
Virgin Atlantic and GOL have announced a new codeshare agreement. The deal will allow customers to seamlessly connect from Virgin Atlantic’s new London Heathrow– São Paulo service onto flights across Brazil.
Emirates and GOL Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes have signed a new codeshare and frequent flyer programme partnership. The codeshare partnership has been filed with the Brazilian Federal Aviation Agency (Agência Nacional de Aviação Civil), with the first flights expected to be approved in the coming days.
Travelport has announced that GOL, which markets itself as “the largest low-cost and best-fare” Latin American carrier with daily flights to South America and the Caribbean, has now gone live with Travelport Rich Content and Branding. Rich Content and Branding is the industry-leading airline merchandising solution available through Travelport’s leading agency point of sale, Travelport Smartpoint, as well as via Travelport’s universal application programing interface.
Korean Air, the flagship carrier of South Korea, has announced a new codeshare agreement with GOL Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes under the condition of Brazil government approval. Starting from tomorrow, the codeshare agreement will offer greater convenience and choice to passengers travelling through Sao Paulo to 16 other cities within Brazil including Rio de Janeiro, Brasilia and Manaus.
TAP Portugal and Brazilian GOL – Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes, the largest low cost airline in Latin America, have agreed on an operational codeshare partnership, which will provide greater convenience for those looking to travel from Europe to a number of different destinations in Brazil. This will result in improved services to customers of both companies.
Boeing and GOL Linhas Aereas Inteligentes have announced the carrier will purchase 60 737 MAX airplanes. Brazilian low-cost carrier GOL plans to use the new super-efficient 737 MAX to increase operational efficiency and reduce costs.
GOL Linhas Aereas Inteligentes S.A, the largest low-fare, low-cost airline in Latin America, and Qatar Airways, the Qatar state airline, announce the beginning of a Frequent Flyer agreement, enabling participants of GOL SMILES and Qatar Airways’ Privilege Club loyalty programs to accumulate miles on all flights operated by the two groups. It will also be possible to redeem tickets shortly.
GOL Linhas Aereas Inteligentes, the largest low-cost airline in Latin America, has announced Paulo Sergio Kakinoff will take over as chief executive. Kakinoff was elected by the board of directors earlier and will take over the role on July 2nd.
Swissport International, the world’s leading provider of ground services to the aviation industry, has signed a three-year contract extension with Brazilian airline GOL, for aircraft services and ramp handling at six airports in Brazil.