February 6, 2019
Brazilian airline Azul will accelerate its aircraft replacement plan with the introduction of 21 new aircraft this year including Embraer E2s and more Airbus A320neos.
July 17, 2018
Brazil’s Embraer had an excellent second day at the Farnborough Airshow on Tuesday, announcing orders and commitments from five airlines and one lessor.
June 27, 2018
Hainan Airlines is selling its remaining shares in Brazilian carrier Azul, as parent HNA reduces debt built up during an acquisition spree.
September 21, 2017
Brazilian airline Azul has ordered five Airbus A330-900neos, with deliveries due to start in late 2018.
March 29, 2017
Embraer flew its new E195-E2 passenger jet for the first time on Wednesday, three months ahead of schedule.
July 11, 2016
Brazil's interim government plans to remove foreign ownership limits on domestic airlines through a presidential decree or an act of Congress this year, Transportation Minister Mauricio Quintella said.
May 4, 2016
A Brazilian government led by Vice President Michel Temer would consider allowing foreign owners to acquire a controlling stake in local airlines, a close aide says.
March 2, 2016
Brazil has lifted the legal limit on foreign ownership of local airlines to 49 percent, from 20 percent previously, opening the door to more help for troubled carriers.
February 29, 2016
Brazil plans to propose to Congress in the first half of the year an increase in the foreign ownership of local airlines, in a move to help the struggling sector.
December 28, 2015
Demand for domestic flights in Brazil fell 7.5 percent in November compared to the same month a year earlier, Brazil's civil aviation authority, ANAC said.