Azul to offer Fort Lauderdale/Belo Horizonte, Brazil nonstop flight service

Brazil-based Azul Linhas Aéreas has announced it will begin nonstop service from Fort Lauderdale, Florida to Belo Horizonte in Brazil, beginning December 16, 2019, the company said.

Belo Horizonte will be the fourth city served nonstop in Brazil from Fort Lauderdale. In addition to these nonstop destinations, Azul customers can conveniently connect to our 94 daily departures to 38 nonstop destinations from Belo Horizonte.

Fort Lauderdale is the second US destination being served from Belo Horizonte after Orlando. With the addition of this new flight, the State of Minas Gerais will have six weekly frequencies to the United States onboard our Airbus A330 aircraft, which accommodates up to 298 passengers.

Service from Fort Lauderdale to Belo Horizonte will be operated by A330 widebody aircraft that feature the award winning Azul Business, Azul Economy Extra and Azul Economy.

Azul S.A. (B3: AZUL4) (NYSE: AZUL) offers 870 daily flights to 114 destinations. With an operating fleet of 130 aircraft and more than 11,000 crewmembers, the Company has a network of 220 non-stop routes as of June 30, 2019.