ARC Removes Avianca Brazil After Brazil Suspends Service

by Daniel McCarthy
ARC Removes Avianca Brazil After Brazil Suspends Service

Photo: Fabricio Rezende / Shutterstock.com.


ARC has removed Brazilian carrier Avianca Brazil from its IAR, a week after the carrier had its operations suspended by Brazil’s civil aviation authority as a precautionary measure following the company’s bankruptcy filing last year.

According to ANAC, the civil aviation authority for Brazil, all of Avianca Brazil’s flights are suspended “until the company proves it has the capacity to maintain operations safely.”

Avianca Brazil said it would comply with local legislation, accomodating those with tickets on flights from other carriers or providing refunds.

  0
  0
Tip of the Day

As travel advisors, we have to be curious. Curiosity leads to impactful connections that pave our road to success. - Jenn Lee, VP of Sales and Marketing, Travel Planners International

Daily Top List

Best U.S. Destinations

1. Charleston, South Carolina

2. Santa Fe, New Mexico

3. New Orleans, Louisiana

4. Savannah, Georgia

5. New York, New York

Source: T + L

TMR Recommendations
Top Stories
Accredited Space Agent Discusses Selling Travel That’s Truly Out-Of-This-World
Accredited Space Agent Discusses Selling Travel That’s Truly Out-Of-This-World

Jay Johnson, president of Coastline Travel Advisors, shares his experience as one of the only certified agents permitted to sell commercial space travel.

How Facial Recognition Technology is Being Used at Airports
How Facial Recognition Technology is Being Used at Airports

The increased use of facial recognition technology at airports is raising serious concerns about privacy and security for the traveling public.

Charleston Remains at Top of Travel + Leisure’s Best U.S. Destinations
Charleston Remains at Top of Travel + Leisure’s Best U.S. Destinations

A perennial favorite, this American city is full of history, tourist attractions, natural beauty, and authentic southern cuisine. 

Dominican Republic Announces New Safety Measures
Dominican Republic Announces New Safety Measures

In the wake of unrelenting media attention about American tourist deaths and illnesses, the country is taking steps to strengthen travelers' confidence.

Worker Strikes Threaten to Shut Down Summer Travel from London Heathrow Airport
Worker Strikes Threaten to Shut Down Summer Travel from London Heathrow Airport

More than 4,000 airport employees plan to stage a strike in the coming weeks, which could bring London Heathrow to a standstill.

Yucatan Magic, If You Know Where to Find It
Yucatan Magic, If You Know Where to Find It

Find out how the Yucatan offers up the perfect blend of discovery, history, culture, gastronomy, and nature — and why it's on this traveler’s ‘must re-visit' list.

News Briefs
TMR Report Cards & Outlooks