Tag: Brazil

LATAM group and UNHCR begin transporting 200 modular houses to Brazil

LATAM, through its "Solidarity Plane" program, transported the first shipment of 100 out of 200 modular houses donated by the United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR) to support the emergency caused by the floods in Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. This initial 16-ton shipment departed from Bogotá and la...

TAP operates emergency humanitarian flight in response to devastating floods in Brazil

TAP Air Portugal has flown more than 11 tonnes of emergency humanitarian aid on a specially chartered flight to help the victims of the floods in the Brazilian state of Rio Grande. The cargo-only flight was organised by TAP and the Portuguese government carrying essential items, such as clothes a...

Amazon hires Azul to speed up deliveries in the North of Brazil

Amazon and Azul Linhas Aéreas Brasileiras signed an agreement to strengthen the package delivery capacity in the North region of Brazil. Thanks to this project with the largest company in terms of number of commercial flights and cities served in the national territory, Amazon consumers in local...

LATAM Cargo inaugurates new route from Europe to strengthen connections with Brazil

LATAM Cargo inaugurates a new cargo route from Amsterdam, the Netherlands, to Curitiba, Brazil, aimed at strengthening connectivity between Europe and South America while reducing transportation time through a more direct alternative and providing enhanced capacity for clients. The company now of...

Rock-it Global spearheads worldwide logistics operations for Brazil’s Rally dos Sertões

Rock-it Global has been named the official logistics partner for Rally dos Sertões in a multi-year contract running until 2026. Rally dos Sertões, the biggest rallying event in the Americas, is a cross-country off-road competition that has been held in Brazil since 1993 and is named after the S...

dnata promotes Phil McGrane to CEO, dnata Brazil

dnata, a leading global air and travel services provider, announced the promotion of Phil McGrane to the position of Chief Executive Officer (CEO), dnata Brazil with immediate effect. In his new role, Phil will lead dnata’s overall strategy and business, driving the company's growth and succes...

Copa Airlines brings CHAMP’s Traxon Global Customs to Brazil

One of Latin America’s leading airlines, Copa, has expanded its relationship with CHAMP, adding Traxon Global Customs (TGC) to their list of essential resources. Head-quartered in Panama, Copa already utilizes CHAMP’s TGC solution for its branches in Bolivia, Paraguay, Mexico, Nicaragua, and ...

ECS Group to establish and develop DHL Aviation’s Brazilian business

São Paulo-based BCS AIR has signed a year-long GSSA contract with DHL Aviation, which will come into effect with the start of a 6-weekly freighter schedule on 10 July 2022. Viracopos/Brazil is an entirely new online destination for DHL Aviation. The airline will operate a Boeing 767-300F from...

LATAM to neutralize its CO2 emissions from passenger and cargo flights in South America

LATAM Airlines Group announced that it will compensate the CO2 emissions of the first nine routes in Chile, Ecuador, Peru, Brazil, and Colombia every Friday through its “Let’s Fly Neutral on Friday” program.” Through this initiative, which is part of the group's sustainability strategy, L...

LATAM Cargo announces new cargo route linking Mexico and Brazil

Starting April of this year, LATAM Cargo Brasil will connect the markets of Mexico and Brazil with a weekly cargo frequency. The southbound flight will serve Mexico City-Recife-Viracopos on Sundays, while the northbound flight will connect Viracopos with Mexico City on Saturdays. Th...

LATAM exceeds 200M vaccines transported free of charge in South America

LATAM Airlines Group exceeded 200 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines transported free of charge within Brazil, Chile, Ecuador and Perú. The initiative is part of LATAM’s “Solidarity Plane” program, which provides LATAM’s connectivity and passenger and cargo transport capacity for the b...

IAG Cargo opens new route between Spain and Ecuador

IAG Cargo announces it has started a new route to Guayaquil, Ecuador, increased frequency to Sao Paolo, Brazil and Mexico City, and plans to restart regular flights to San Juan, Puerto Rico - further connecting Latin America with Europe and the UK, as demand for global trade gathers pace. IAG C...

Antonov Airlines transports jet from Brazil at short notice

Antonov Airlines has transported parts for an aircraft in cooperation with DB Schenker Brazil from Viracopos, Brazil to Miami, USA, with one week’s notice for planning and executing the project. The cargo was dismantled into consignments with dimensions that met the AN-124-100 aircraft spe...

Ethiopian Airlines transports vaccine to São Paulo, Brazil

Ethiopian Airlines Group has transported 3.5 Million doses of COVID-19 vaccine from Shanghai to São Paulo, Brazil, via Addis Ababa. The vaccine arrived in Brazil on Thursday, 15 April 2021. ...

Antonov Airlines delivers intercontinental 370-tonne cargo airlift

By Edward Robertson Antonov Airlines had to mine its expertise when it moved 370 tonnes of new machinery parts from Australia to Brazil. The cargo airline used three Antonov AN-124 aircraft to deliver the mining equipment, two pieces of which required specially designed frames. ...

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