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Gol Transportes Aéreos

Gol (company)
AirlineGol Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes S.A
Airline hubHub Airports List
  • São Paulo-Congonhas Airport
  • Rio de Janeiro-Galeão International Airport
  • Brasília International Airport
  • Focus citiesFocus Cities List
  • São Paulo-Guarulhos International Airport
  • Rio de Janeiro-Santos Dumont Airport
  • Belo Horizonte International Airport
  • Salvador International Airport
  • Manaus International Airport
  • Belo Horizonte/Cofins International Airport
  • Porto Alegre International Airport
  • Curitiba International Airport
  • Fortaleza International Airport
  • Recife International Airport
  • Frequent-flyer programSmiles
    Fleet size120 (+109 orders)
    (Gol and Varig combined)
    Company sloganPortuguese: Sempre dá para ir mais longe.
    English: It's always possible to go farther.
    HeadquartersSão Paulo, Brazil
    Key peopleConstantino de Oliveira Junior
    Revenue(+) {{US$|link=yes}}4.3 billion (2010)
    Net income(-) {{US$}}134.1 Million (2010)

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    Gol Transportes Aéreos ("Gol Air Transport," BM&F Bovespa: GOLL3, GOLL4 / NYSE - GOL) is a Brazilian airline based in Comandante Lineu Gomes Square, São Paulo City, Brazil.

    It owns the brand Varig although the name Varig refers to the informally known "new" Varig, founded in 2006 and not to the "old" Varig, founded in 1927.

    According to the National Civil Aviation Agency of Brazil (ANAC) in August 2011 Gol/Varig had 38.84% of the domestic and 9.63% of the international market shares in terms of passenger kilometres flown.

    Gol operates a growing domestic and international scheduled network. Its main hubs are São Paulo's Congonhas Airport, Rio de Janeiro's Galeão International Airport and Brasília International Airport - Presidente Juscelino Kubitschek. Gol also has focus operations at Belo Horizonte Int'l Airport, Rio de Janeiro's Santos Dumont Airport, São Paulo's Guarulhos International Airport and Porto Alegre's Salgado Filho International Airport.

    Gol refers to itself as Gol Intelligent Airlines (Gol Linhas aéreas inteligentes in Portuguese) as a slogan. The company is traded on the New York Stock Exchange as "GOL Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes S.A." "Gol" in Portuguese and Spanish translates into .

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