Probably painting and under delivery check to be returned to TAM. The first one to be returned should be MVA.
No doubt is the first of three A332 leased to Etihad returning to TAM as they need to change seats (TAM announce LHR
with First Class and their lie flat seats) and probably some reconfiguration. Two planes will be used on this route and during the day TAM could run some flights to MAO
with A332 (this is a cargo matter and probably JJMNGR when possible will grant any news to us).
Besides to the new service to LHR
, remember that JFK
will become night flight both ways (nowadays GRU
is daily-light) on September 1st, and due to this JJ
needs another A332 to run this flight (also with First Class) and during the day, they will upgrade flight 8000 GRU
from A320 to A332 (using one from GRU