Brazil Domestic Air Travel Rose 7.9% in December

Domestic air travel by Brazilian airline companies increased 7.9 percent in December 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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                      Dec.      Nov.      Oct.     Sept.      Aug.      July
                      2013      2013      2013      2013      2013      2013
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                     --------------- Domestic Air Travel YoY% --------------
Total Domestic        7.9%      4.6%      4.2%     -0.6%     -0.4%     -1.7%
 TAM                 -6.3%     -5.9%     -0.5%     -2.8%     -1.8%     -1.1%
 Gol                 17.0%     13.6%     11.5%      5.0%     -1.3%     -2.2%
 Azul                67.7%     36.5%     43.9%     34.7%     39.2%     30.3%
 Avianca             19.0%     26.0%     30.6%     33.5%     51.2%     47.2%
 Trip               -84.0%    -20.4%    -20.2%    -17.5%    -15.4%    -14.5%
 All Other*          45.6%     33.5%     16.6%    -15.5%     -2.6%     -1.5%

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                      Dec.      Nov.      Oct.     Sept.      Aug.      July
                      2013      2013      2013      2013      2013      2013
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                    ------------- International Air Travel YoY% ------------
Total Int’l           5.2%      7.1%      9.9%      3.1%      2.8%      2.8%
 TAM                  0.2%      2.9%      7.0%      1.3%      1.1%      1.0%
 Gol                 49.3%     46.9%     36.8%     19.0%     17.0%     14.3%
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NOTE: *’All Other’ categories calculated by Bloomberg.

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

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