GOL Airlines flights are schedule to resume service in May, with flights from Brasilia to Miami and Orlando. Flights to the US were suspended in March 2020 because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Both routes will be operated fout times a week with Boeing 737 MAX aircraft that carries 176 passengers.
GOL’s resumption of service to the US comes after Brazilian antitrust regulators cleared the airline’s partnership deal with American Airlines, the US carrier took a 5.4% stake in GOL. American operates flights to Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro in Brazil.
As part of the deal, American Airlines becomes GOL’s exclusive codeshare partner in the US and GOL becomes American’s sole codeshare partner in Brazil.
The Brazilian airline said passengers will be able to connect to 28 US cities on American flights via GOL’s routes from Brazil’s capital to MIA and MCO.