GOL Airlines becomes first South American operator to order LEAP-1B-powered 737 MAX

SÃO PAULO, Brazil – 1 October 2012 — Brazilian low-cost carrier GOL Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes S.A. today announced a firm order for advanced LEAP-1B engines to power 60  Boeing 737 MAX airplanes.    “We are very pleased to continue our...

GOL Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes S.A. (Bovespa: GOLL4 and NYSE: GOL), the largest low-cost and low-fare airline in Latin America, offers around 810 daily flights to 51 destinations in Brazil and 12 in South America and the Caribbean under the GOL and VARIG brands, using a young, modern fleet of Boeing 737-700 and 737-800 Next Generation aircraft, the safest, most efficient and most economical of their type. It also offers its clients a further 12 Brazilian destinations through agreements with local regional airlines. In addition, the SMILES loyalty program, the biggest in Brazil, allows members to accumulate miles and redeem tickets to more than 560 locations around the world via flights with foreign partner airlines. The Company also operates Gollog, a logistics service which retrieves and delivers cargo and packages to and from more than 3.400 cities in Brazil and eight abroad. With its portfolio of innovative products and services, GOL Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes offers the best cost-benefit ratio in the market. 

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