Cape Verde airline to offer more Brazil flights

2 August 2007

Praia, Cape Verde, 2 Aug – Cape Verde national carrier TACV has announced it will increase its flights to Fortaleza in Brazil from November to cater for passengers from Europe flying through Sal international airport, company sources said.

TACV CEO Gilles Filletreault said Tuesday that the reinforced Fortaleza route was part of the airline’s strategy of attracting European passengers to fly to Brazil via Cape Verde.

TACV will also increase its services to Europe and the United States. In addition to its current routes to Paris, Amsterdam and Munich, TACV will begin flying to London and Rome.

From November, the airline’s Lisbon-Praia-Sal-Lisbon flights will become daily and TACV will also begin twice-weekly flights from Praia to Boston. (macauhub)