GOL and Delta Air Lines Announce Codeshare Expansion
SAO PAULO, May 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- GOL Linhas Aereas Inteligentes S.A. (BM&FBovespa: GOLL4 and NYSE: GOL) (S&P: B, Fitch: B-, Moody's: B3), the largest low-cost and low-fare airline in Latin America announces a key milestone in its partnership with Delta Air Lines: the implementation of GOL codeshare on Delta's flights from Brasilia to Atlanta. GOL will now sell Delta's international tickets through its sales channels – website (www.voegol.com), Voe GOL stores, call centers and travel agencies. Over the next months other markets will be included in the codeshare including all Delta flights between Brazil and the United States, as well as key connecting markets operated by the U.S. company.
"These are exciting times for GOL and Delta. This announcement is proof point of collaboration between two partnerships with a dynamic relation combined with our mutual desire to provide our customers with a seamless and efficient service," said Nicolas Ferri, vice president for Delta's Latin America and Caribbean division.
The companies together offer approximately 380 destinations in more than 62 countries. "The codeshare expansion will give our clients, users of all our sales platforms, more flight options with all the convenience that this alliance already offers," said Eduardo Bernardes, GOL's Commercial Officer. "This initiative only reinforces GOL's commitment to always offer its clients more benefits and convenience."
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GOL Linhas Aereas Inteligentes S.A. (Bovespa: GOLL4 and NYSE: GOL), the largest low-cost and low-fare airline in Latin America, offers around 970 daily flights to 65 destinations in 10 countries in South America, Caribbean and the United States.
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