RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Airfares weighed less on families' pockets in August, with a 15.66 percent reduction in rates, according to data from the Broad National Consumer Price Index (IPCA), as reported by the Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE).
Airfares had been up sharply in the two previous months: 18.90 percent in June and 18.63 percent in July.
"It is normal to see a decrease in airfares . . .