GOL Announces the Sale of Delta Flights to New York and Detroit through GOL's
SAO PAULO, July 18, 2013
SAO PAULO, July 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --GOL Linhas Aereas Inteligentes S.A.
(BM&FBovespa: GOLL4 and NYSE: GOL) (S&P: B, Fitch: B-, Moody's: B3), the
largest low-cost and low-fare airline in Latin America, in line with its
expansion of the codeshare with Delta, announces that flights between Sao
Paulo/Guarulhos and New York and Detroit operated by Delta Air Lines are now
available for purchase on the sales channels of GOL. Customers can now
purchase Delta flights on those routes at GOL's website (www.voegol.com), Voe
GOL stores, GOL's call center and travel agents.
It is the second expansion of a codeshare agreement between GOL and Delta,
which together already offer flights to around 380 destinations in more than
"We do everything we can to provide our clients with increasingly convenient
flights and flight times through a simple purchasing process that includes
Delta's destinations. The expansion of the codeshare agreement with our
partner underlines our continuous commitment to our clients," declared Eduardo
Bernardes, GOL's Sales Officer.
The agreement also will allow business customers from major companies to have
a single contract for service on both carriers and an executive dedicated to
facilitating negotiations at both airlines' destinations.
"This new joint initiative strengthens the partnership between the two
companies and allows us to offer our customers an even better experience
starting from the moment they purchase their tickets," said Nicolas Ferri,
Delta´s Vice President, Latin America and the Caribbean.
SMILES and SkyMiles clients can accumulate and redeem miles. Diamante clients
of GOL's relationship program, SMILES, will be able to take advantage of
priority check in and boarding on Delta flights, and will have access to the
Delta Sky Clubs in Atlanta, New York (JFK) and Detroit. Similarly, Delta's
Diamond, Platinum and Gold Elite members will be entitled to the same benefits
as Diamante clients on GOL flights and will have access to the company's VIP
rooms in Sao Paulo's Guarulhos International Airport and Rio de Janeiro's
Galeao International Airport.
For further information visit www.voegol.com.br/ir
Phone: +55 (11) 2128-4700
Phone: +55 (11) 2128-4183
SOURCE GOL Linhas Aereas Inteligentes S.A.
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