GOL to launch direct flights to US beginning November 4

GOL Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes (NYSE: GOL), Brazil´s largest airline, has announced it is launching direct flights from Brazil to US destinations, beginning in Florida on November 4, 2018, the company said.

The routes will be operated by GOL´s new Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft, which can fly farther.

The new routes to Florida will have four daily flight departures from Brasília and Fortaleza in Brazil. GOL´s route network ensures that Customers can make fast and efficient connections to and from a further 30 Latin American destinations.

GOL´s existing partnership with Delta Airlines (NYSE: DAL) will also allow the new flights to Florida to be connected to eight cities served by the North American airline: Atlanta, Salt Lake City, Cincinnati, New York LaGuardia, Detroit, Los Angeles, Indianapolis and Minneapolis.

GOL Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes has a fleet of over 120 aircraft and operates 700 flights daily. Last year, 32 million customers flew with GOL Airlines to 67 destinations, 13 of which were international.