airafriquedkr
Posts: 392
Joined: Fri May 04, 2001 12:16 pm

New Varig Routes And Service Changes

Thu Jun 20, 2002 11:01 pm

Varig is now operating their GIG/GRU flights to Bogota and Caracas via Manaus. GIG-GRU-MAO-BOG is 3 times a week and GIG-GRU-MAO-CCS is 4 times a week.

GRU-EZE-SCL has been upgraded to an MD-11 (flight is 5 times a week - RG has 5th freedom rights on EZE-SCL)

GIG-GRU-VVI-LPB has been upgraded to a 767 on Saturdays

GRU-COR is now CNF-GRU-ASU-COR (737-300 daily - RG has 5th freedom rights on ASU-COR)

GRU-EZE-ASU has been discontinued.

Service Rosario and Mendoza, Argentina has been discontinued.

Service from BEL and MAO to Miami will increase to 2 times a week starting July 7.

GIG-JFK service starts July 4. GIG-JFK will operate as a daytime flight departing GIG at 11AM and arriving in JFK at 7:30PM





 
varig md-11
Posts: 1112
Joined: Mon Jul 17, 2000 7:17 pm

RE: New Varig Routes And Service Changes

Thu Jun 20, 2002 11:11 pm

hi
from september RG will launch a sunday CDG-SALVADOR DE BAHIA direct 767 flight, and go on with its CDG-GRU-IGU 767 flight
no more MD-11 at CDG1....
AF TW AA NW DL UA CO BA U2 TP UX LH SK AZ MP KL SN VY HV LS SS TK SQ PC RG IW SE LI TN
 
Guest

RE: New Varig Routes And Service Changes

Fri Jun 21, 2002 12:31 am

About the GIG-JFK route, Star Alliance Timetables shows the following:

GIG-JFK

Flight Frm Departs To Arrives Typ Meal Freq Begins Until OperatedBy
RG 8860 GIG 11:15pm JFK 7:45am 763 M .T.T.SS 04JUL02 05OCT02

Doesn't it leave at night and gets arrives in the morning?
 
MAH4546
Posts: 24522
Joined: Wed Jan 24, 2001 1:44 pm

RE: New Varig Routes And Service Changes

Mon Jun 24, 2002 4:24 am

DKR, do you have the scheds for the second weekly MIA-MAO-BEL flight? I can't seem to find it.
a.
 
airafriquedkr
Posts: 392
Joined: Fri May 04, 2001 12:16 pm

RE: New Varig Routes And Service Changes

Mon Jun 24, 2002 11:46 pm

MAH4546-

I made a mistake BEL/MAO - MIA won't go to 2 times a week. I will just stay at once a week. The northbound flight will just switch from Saturday to Sunday and will be routed BEL-MAO-MIA instead of MAO-BEL-MIA.

Who is online