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Azul Linhas Aéreas Brasileiras

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Azul
Azul Embraer 190LR

Azul Linhas Aéreas Barasileiras
Alameda Surubiju 2010
Alphaville Industrial
Barueri
06455-040 São Paulo
BRAZIL

Tel.: +55 11 8447 1756
Fax: +55 11 4134 9801
Email:
Website: www.voeazul.com.br

Type: Scheduled, domestic, pax
Owner: David Neeleman (90%); Texas Pacific Group (10%)
Employees: 2,932
Base: São Paulo Viracopos (VCP)
Hubs: -
Ops started: December 2008
Azul Linhas Aéreas Barasileiras operates this equipment: Executives:
  • 3 x ATR 72-200 (parked)
  • 16 x ATR 72-600 (+14 planned)
  • 10 x Embraer 190
  • 34 x Embraer 195 (+23 planned)
CEO:
President:
COO:
Flight ops Director:
David Neeleman
Pedro Janot
Miguel Dau
Alvaro Neto

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Azul Linhas Aéreas Brasileiras  
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Brazil Sao Paulo-Viracopos 2008-
Formed 5/5/08 by David Neeleman, chairman of JetBlue and Brazilian national, as a LCC in Brazil (initially code-named "Você Escolhe" meaning "you choose"). Final name 'Azul' unveiled on 6/5/08. AOC received 10/11/08 and ops started on 15/12/08. 20% to be acquired during 2010Q1 by Texas Pacific Group. Expected to be merged with TRIP Linhas Aéreas (announced 28/5/12).

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