Brazilian Domestic Air Travel Demand Finally Increases in March

After nineteen months of declines, air travel within Brazil is starting to increase for Brazilian airline companies.

By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter

SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – Domestic demand for airline travel increased by 5.4 percent in March 2017 in Brazil, compared to the same month in 2016, according to the Brazilian Aviation Agency (ANAC). According to the regulating agency this the first increase of the indicator after nineteen consecutive months of declines.

“This month's [March] numbers are encouraging,” says ABEAR president, Eduardo Sanovicz. “The worst moment of the last two years has passed. This has been the perception of our associates,” adds the executive.

Supply of airline seats also registered a growth of 3 . . .

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