Brazil Domestic Air Travel Rose 8.2% in March

Domestic air travel by Brazilian airline companies increased 8.2 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.
                      2014      2014      2014      2013      2013      2013
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                     --------------- Domestic Air Travel YoY% --------------
Total Domestic        8.2%     11.2%      7.6%      7.9%      4.6%      4.2%
 TAM                  6.6%      0.5%     -3.6%     -6.3%     -5.9%     -0.5%
 Gol                  7.4%     19.5%     17.3%     17.0%     13.6%     11.5%
 Azul                40.3%     59.4%     60.9%     67.7%     36.5%     43.9%
 Avianca             26.4%     34.4%     25.6%     19.0%     26.0%     30.6%
 All Other*          12.6%     27.7%     13.4%     45.6%    -72.5%    -88.4%

                    ------------- International Air Travel YoY% ------------
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                     March      Feb.      Jan.      Dec.      Nov.      Oct.
                      2014      2014      2014      2013      2013      2013
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Total Int’l           2.1%     -0.6%     -2.8%      5.2%      7.1%      9.9%
 TAM                  0.0%     -4.3%     -5.2%      0.2%      2.9%      7.0%
 Gol                 17.5%     25.4%     13.4%     49.3%     46.9%     36.8%
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NOTE: *’All Other’ categories calculated by Bloomberg.

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

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