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  • July 19, 2021 7:15 PM | Anonymous

    SAO PAULO - Azul Brazilian Airlines has been elected by SkyTrax as the best low-cost airline in South America for the seventh consecutive year. The announcement was made today at the Paris Airshow. In addition, Azul was also named for the second consecutive year as the winner of the Best Airline Staff in South America award. The Skytrax World Airline awards are one of the most widely recognized in the world, and a symbol for operational and customer service excellence in the airline industry.

    "These awards are the direct result of the incredible efforts of Azul's 11,000 crewmembers, who go above and beyond to take care of our customers every day. I thank them all for their unconditional dedication, furthering our mission, which is to make every flight the best flight for our customers.

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  • July 19, 2021 7:14 PM | Anonymous

    Azul Brazilian Airlines has named longtime CFO John Rodgerson as its new CEO, replacing Azul founder David Neeleman, who will remain with the São Paulo-based airline as chairman of its board of directors.

    Neeleman said he will stay involved in day-to-day business and strategic decisions.

    Neeleman, who also founded New York-based JetBlue Airways, founded Azul in 2008. The carrier initially operated an all-Embraer E-Jet fleet on domestic Brazil and regional South American flights, but expanded to long-haul flying in late 2014 after ordering Airbus A330s and A350s.

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  • July 13, 2021 6:58 PM | Anonymous

    Delta CEO Ed Bastian was named among the top 10 CEOs in Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Awards for the Top CEOs of 2021, which names leaders who excelled at supporting their people throughout the challenging days of the pandemic. With a 97 percent approval rating, Bastian ranked 24 percent above the average CEO approval rating based on the 1.5 million employers reviewed on site.

    “Throughout the pandemic, Ed has been steadfast about putting people before profits and ensuring that safety and wellbeing are at the forefront of each and every decision along the way,” said Joanne Smith, Delta’s E.V.P. and Chief People Officer. “That’s a leadership lesson for the ages, and one that’s made all the difference.”

  • July 13, 2021 6:55 PM | Anonymous

    With an overall score of 860 out of 1,000, the airline was recognized as No. 1 in customer satisfaction among airlines in North America by J.D. Power.

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  • July 13, 2021 6:54 PM | Anonymous

    From investing in its people and accelerating its fleet transformation to building a new onboard entertainment experience, here are some of the ways Delta continues blazing a trail to transform travel into a part of the journey to look forward to.

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  • July 13, 2021 6:51 PM | Anonymous

    São Paulo, May 24, 2021 – Azul S.A., “Azul”, (B3: AZUL4, NYSE: AZUL), the largest airline in Brazil by number of cities served and departures, updates the market on its codeshare with Latam Airlines Brazil and possible industry consolidation.

    Azul believes that consolidation is an important part of the post-pandemic industry response and the Company is in a strong position to drive that consolidation. The Company has hired advisors and is actively exploring industry consolidation opportunities in the region.

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  • July 13, 2021 6:50 PM | Anonymous

    São Paulo, May 6th, 2021 - Azul S.A., “Azul” (B3: AZUL4, NYSE: AZUL), the largest airline in Brazil by number of cities served and departures, announces today its expected results for cargo revenue and immediate liquidity as of December 2021, and EBITDA for 2022.

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  • July 13, 2021 6:47 PM | Anonymous

    São Paulo, May 27, 2021 – Azul S.A., “Azul”, (B3: AZUL4, NYSE: AZUL), the largest airline in Brazil by number of cities served and departures, announces today its commitment to reaching net-zero carbon emissions by 2045 with the release of its 2020 Sustainability Report. Azul also became the first airline in Brazil to join the United Nations Global Compact (UN).

    Azul’s Sustainability Report highlights initiatives already in place and new commitments to sustainable growth, focused eco-efficient operation through the country’s youngest and most fuel-efficient fleet, aligned with a fleet transformation plan and robust social responsibility initiatives. With this, we are helping Brazil to become a more equal country, increasing access to safe and efficient air service.

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