Brazil Domestic Air Travel Rose 1.1% in March

Domestic air travel by Brazilian airline companies increased 1.1 percent in March from the same period last year, according to ANAC, the National Agency of Civil Aviation in Brasilia. Air travel is measured in total kilometers of air travel purchased by customers.

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                     March      Feb.      Jan.      Dec.      Nov.      Oct.
                      2013      2013      2013      2012      2012      2012
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                     --------------- Domestic Air Travel YoY% --------------
Total Domestic        1.1%     -4.1%     -1.0%      2.4%      7.2%      6.7%
 TAM                  3.8%      2.5%      3.3%     10.5%     15.1%     10.7%
 Gol                  6.3%     -4.8%     -0.5%      0.5%     -0.9%     -2.3%
 Azul                29.0%     10.6%     11.9%      9.4%     14.9%      8.8%
 Avianca             30.4%     33.0%     33.7%     68.0%     97.1%     69.8%
 Trip                -2.5%     18.9%     29.1%     11.4%     19.6%     26.9%
 All Other*         -22.7%    -26.9%    -17.1%    -33.9%    -30.9%    -32.3%
                    ------------- International Air Travel YoY% ------------
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                     March      Feb.      Jan.      Dec.      Nov.      Oct.
                      2013      2013      2013      2012      2012      2012
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Total Int’l           9.5%      0.8%      9.6%      6.0%      2.7%     -3.3%
 TAM                  6.6%      1.0%     10.2%      7.0%      4.8%     -1.4%
 Gol                 37.0%     10.1%     18.8%     10.8%     -1.0%     -4.6%
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NOTE: *’All Other’ categories calculated by Bloomberg.

SOURCE: Agencia Nacional de Aviacao Civil-Brasil (ANAC)

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