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STARTED IN 1999. A K A "BRASIL RODO-AEREO." SCHEDULED, DOMESTIC PASSENGER, JET AIRPLANE SERVICES.
AV IPIRANGA 318
BLOCK B 17 FLOOR
SAO PAULO CEP-01046-010, BRAZIL
BRAZIL (FEDERATIVE REPUBLIC OF BRAZIL) WAS ESTABLISHED IN 1822, IT COVERS AN AREA OF 8,511,965 SQ KM, ITS POPULATION IS 165 MILLION, ITS CAPITAL CITY IS BRASILIA, AND ITS OFFICIAL LANGUAGE IS PORTUGESE.
DECEMBER 2000: 1 737-33A (23830, PR-BRA), EURO ATLANTIC (MAE) WET-LEASED.
AUGUST 2001: 2ND 737-3Q4 (24210, PR-BRB), AVIATION CAPITAL GROUP (CGP) LEASED EX-TRANSBRASIL, AFTER HEAVY MAINTENANCE CHECK AT PORTO ALEGRE.
DECEMBER 2001: 1 737-3K9 (24213, PR-BRE), BAVARIA (BAV) LEASED.
FEBRUARY 2002: NOW SERVES 33 CITIES.
April 2002: 737-3K9 (24213, PR-BRE), wet-leased to Euro Atlantic (MAE).
July 2002: 1 737-46B (25262, PR-PRC), ex-Air Belgium (ABL), GATX (GAX) leased.
December 2002: 737-3M8 (24376), ex-Air Europa (ARE), Aviation Capital leased.
April 2003: Based in Sao Paulo (Guarulhos).
August 2003: 767-300ER, ex-(TWA), AeroUSA leased, wet-leased to Rotatur in cooperation with Euro Atlantic (MAE).
February 2004: 737-341 (25050, PR-BRG), ex-Varig (VAR), GATX (GAX) leased.
June 2004: 737-4YO (24511, PR-BRH), GECAS (GEF) leased.
September 2004: (http://www.voebra.com.br).
December 2004: In January 2005, Santiago - Florianapolis (Wednesday charter), Santiago - Porto Seguro - Natal - Santiago (Thursday charter).
May 2006: 1 737-300, Aviation Capital Group (CGP) leased.
September 2006: BRA Transportes Aereos (BRW) operates low-fare passenger services from Sao Paulo.
(ICAO) Code: BRB (Callsign - BRA-TRANSPAEROS).
Main Base: Sau Paulo Guarulhos airport (GRU).
June 2007: Brazilian airline BRA Transportes Aereos (BRW) signed a "preliminary commercial agreement" for 20 firm EMB-195s plus 20 options. Embraer said it expects the sale to be finalized shortly. It valued the deal at list price at $730 million "based on January 2007 economic conditions (not including optional equipment ordered by BRA (BRW))" and said it could reach $1.5 billion, if all the options are confirmed. The airplanes will seat 118Y in single-class configuration with deliveries scheduled to start in the second half of 2008. Interestingly, (BRW) becomes the first Brazilian airline to order the Brazilian-made jet. It also agreed to lease two new EMB-195s from GE Commercial Aviation Services (GEF) with first delivery in the first half of 2008.
August 2007: Embraer signed a contract with BRA Transportes Aereos (BRW) for 20 118-seat, EMB-195s plus 20 options, finalizing an order announced at the Paris Air Show. The deal includes 20 "rolling options," which if confirmed, constitute purchase rights for an additional 15 airplanes, the manufacturer said. Value of the 20 firm airplanes is $730 million at list prices and the deal could reach $2.7 billion, if all options and rights are exercised. (BRW) said it will become the first Brazilian carrier to operate the EMB-Jet. (BRW) currently flies eight 737s and two 767-300ERs (plus two more on wet-lease for long-haul operations).
October 2007: (KLM) Engineering and Maintenance signed a five-year component maintenance and availability contract covering BRA Transportes Aereos (BRW)'s eight 737s.
November 2007: BRA Transportes Aereos (BRW) said it intended to suspend all flights pending a cash infusion it said it required to maintain operations, according to a Portuguese statement on its website and press reports from Sao Paulo. (BRW) operated eight 737s and two 767s to 26 domestic and three international destinations, "Reuters" reported. (BRW) signed a contract for 20 EMB-195s over the summer.
January 2009: 3 737-322s (24247, PR-GLQ; 24248, PR-GLD; 24249, PR-GLE), ex-GOL (GOT).
February 2010: Ceased operations.
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2 737-3K9 (CFM56-3B2) (1633-24212, PR-PRJ; 1794-24213, /89 PR-BRE), (BAV) LSD 2001-12, 24213; WET-LST (MAE) 2002-04. (AGAIN) 2004-05. 148Y.
0 737-3M8 (CFM56-3B2) (1717-24376, /89 PR-BRD), EX-(ARE), (CGP) LSD 2002-12. RTND & LST (ONE) 2008-04. 148Y.
0 737-3Q4 (CFM56-3B2) (1577-24210, /88 PR-PRB), EX-(TBL), (CGP) LSD 2001-08. RTND & LST (ONE) 2008-04. 148Y.
0 737-3S3 (CFM56-3) (1374-23787, /87 PR-BRK), (ILF) LSD 2006-03. RTND (CGP) & LST (ONE) 2008-05. 148Y.
3 737-322 (CFM56-3) (1634-24247, PR-GLQ; 1636-24248, PR-GLD; 1638-24249, PR-GLE), EX-(GOT) 2009-02.
0 737-33A (CFM56-3B2) (1462-23830, /88 PR-BRA), (FSB) LSD, (MAE) WET-LSD 2000-12. RTND; LST (WEB). 148Y.
0 737-341 (CFM56-3B2) (2125-25050, /91 PR-BRG; 2127-25051, /91 PR-BRF), EX-(VAR), (GAX) LSD 2004-02. 25050; 25051; RTND, LST (WEB). 148Y.
1 737-300 (CFM56-3), (CGP) LSD 2006-05.
1 737-4YO (CFM56-3) (1757-24494 NTU; 1759-24511, /89 PR-BRH), (GEF) LSD. 170Y.
1 737-46B (CFM56-3C1) (2088-25262, /91 PR-BRC), EX-(ABL)/(FTI), (GAX) LSD 2002-07. 170Y.
1 767-200 (PR-BRV, SEE PHOTO).
0 767-33AER (PW4060) (409-25403, /92 PR-BRW), EX-(TWA), (GEF) LSD 2003-08. (AGAIN) 2004-09. RTND (AWW), LST (RYN) 2009-07. 12C, 272Y.
20/20/15 ORDERS EMB-195, 118Y:
2 ORDERS EMB-195, (GEF) LSD. 118Y:
LUIS ANTONIO, CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER (CEO).
CARLOS BINNS, MAINTENANCE MANAGER,
REGIS GAMBASSI, MAINTENANCE CHIEF (firstname.lastname@example.org).