Brazil Domestic Air Travel Fell 0.4% in August

Domestic air travel by Brazilian airline companies decreased 0.4 percent in August 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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                      Aug.      July      June       May     April     March
                      2013      2013      2013      2013      2013      2013
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                     --------------- Domestic Air Travel YoY% --------------
Total Domestic       -0.4%     -1.7%      2.8%      5.1%     -3.4%      1.1%
 TAM                 -1.8%     -1.1%     -0.4%      7.5%     -6.9%      3.8%
 Gol                 -1.3%     -2.2%     11.9%     10.0%      0.6%      6.3%
 Azul                39.2%     30.3%     28.8%     25.0%     30.7%     29.0%
 Avianca             51.2%     47.2%     42.6%     47.3%     38.5%     30.4%
 Trip               -15.4%    -14.5%    -12.7%    -10.6%     -7.8%     -2.5%
 All Other*          -2.6%     -1.5%    -12.8%    -21.8%    -16.3%    -22.7%
                    ------------- International Air Travel YoY% ------------
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                      Aug.      July      June       May     April     March
                      2013      2013      2013      2013      2013      2013
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Total Int’l           2.8%      2.8%      2.6%      5.1%      1.5%      9.5%
 TAM                  1.1%      1.0%      0.4%      1.9%     -0.2%      6.6%
 Gol                 17.0%     14.3%     23.1%     40.1%     17.0%     37.0%
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NOTE: *’All Other’ categories calculated by Bloomberg.

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

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