Brazil Domestic Air Travel Fell 3.4% in April

Domestic air travel by Brazilian airline companies decreased 3.4 percent in April 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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                     April     March      Feb.      Jan.      Dec.      Nov.
                      2013      2013      2013      2013      2012      2012
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                     --------------- Domestic Air Travel YoY% --------------
Total Domestic       -3.4%      1.1%     -4.1%     -1.0%      2.4%      7.2%
 TAM                 -6.9%      3.8%      2.5%      3.3%     10.5%     15.1%
 Gol                  0.6%      6.3%     -4.8%     -0.5%      0.5%     -0.9%
 Azul                30.7%     29.0%     10.6%     11.9%      9.4%     14.9%
 Avianca             38.5%     30.4%     33.0%     33.7%     68.0%     97.1%
 Trip                -7.8%     -2.5%     18.9%     29.1%     11.4%     19.6%
 All Other*         -16.3%    -22.7%    -26.9%    -17.1%    -33.9%    -30.9%
                    ------------- International Air Travel YoY% ------------
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                     April     March      Feb.      Jan.      Dec.      Nov.
                      2013      2013      2013      2013      2012      2012
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Total Int’l           1.5%      9.5%      0.8%      9.6%      6.0%      2.7%
 TAM                 -0.2%      6.6%      1.0%     10.2%      7.0%      4.8%
 Gol                 17.0%     37.0%     10.1%     18.8%     10.8%     -1.0%
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NOTE: *’All Other’ categories calculated by Bloomberg.

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

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