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Gol explores the option of flying to Africa

Gol Transportes Aereos (Sao Paulo) is exploring the possibility of adding a new route to Lagos, Nigeria. The airline issued this short statement:

“Gol is studying the possibility of opening a new route between Brazil and Nigeria, in Africa. The new flight would be operated by Gol’s standard fleet of Boeing 737 NG.”

Gol Female Pilots (gol)(LR)

Copyright Photo Above: Gol. Not to be overlooked, on March 8, 2013 in order to celebrate International Women’s Day, Gol completed a domestic flight totally with a female crew. Fernanda Prieto, commander (left); Deise Cristiane (right), copilot (above); Andrea Duderstadt, head of cabin and flight attendants Onalice Gama, Suellen Lisandra and Patricia Ferreira (below) represented women in Brazilian aviation.

Top Copyright Photo: Marcelo F. DeBiasi/AirlinersGallery.com. Boeing 737-85F WL PR-GIO (msn 30477) arrives at Sao Paulo (Guarulhos).

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SunExpress to expand operation at Izmir next summer

SunExpress Airlines (Antalya) will add four new destinations from Izmir this coming summer. Bremen (April 3), Hahn (July 4), Oslo (May 2) and Stockholm (April 28) will be added bringing to 35 the number of destinations from IZmir.

Read the full report from turizmdebusabah (in Turkish): CLICK HERE

Copyright Photo: Paul Denton. Celebrating 20 Years of operations with this special livery, Boeing 737-85F TC-SUM (msn 28826) arrives at Antalya, Turkey.

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Air Canada and South African Airways sign a code share agreement

Air Canada (Montreal) and South African Airways (SAA) (Johannesburg) have announced today a code share agreement that will make it substantially easier for customers to travel between Canada and South Africa . Effective December 13, 2012 , customers connecting between the carriers in London or New York will be able to book a single itinerary and make seamless connections. In addition, as both airlines belong to the Star Alliance , customers can benefit from reciprocal frequent flier accumulation or redemption and lounge access for eligible customers.

SAA will code share on Air Canada-operated flights between London and Vancouver , London and Toronto , and New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport and Toronto (including flights operated by Air Canada Express). Air Canada will in turn code share on SAA-operated services between London and Johannesburg , New York and Johannesburg , and Johannesburg and Cape Town .

With both airlines being members of Star Alliance , the world’s largest airline network, customers will continue to enjoy the benefit of earning and redeeming frequent flier miles through Aeroplan or the SAA Voyager program when flying on the code share services and throughout their respective global networks.

Top Copyright Photo: Paul Denton. Boeing 767-333 ER C-FMWQ (msn 25584) of Air Canada arrives at Geneva.

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Bottom Copyright Photo: Paul Denton. South African’s Boeing 737-85F ZS-SJM (msn 30476) arrives at the Johannesburg hub. SAA operates both the Airbus A319/A320 and Boeing 737-800 aircraft groups on domestic and regional routes.