A low cost carrier based out of the Comandante Lineu Gomes Square, Sao Paolo Brazil, Gol Linhas Aereas Inteligentes (G3) S.A is credited to be one of the largest air transport companies in the country, second to TAM. As per National Civil Aviation Agency of Brazil records, the company commanded one third of the domestic and 11% of the international market shares in terms of annual passenger traffic . The main hubs of Gol Transportes Aereos are located at Sao Paolo, Brasilia and Rio de Janeiro Airports. As of March 2014, the fleet size owned and operated by GOL is 144 in service and 134 orders that are to be delivered. The aircrafts are owned by the conglomerate Grupo Aurea and the ones in Gol colours operates chiefly domestically with some internationally routed flights. Some of the most popular international destinations served by Gol include Buenos Aires, Bridgetown, Santo Domingo, New York, Miami and Caracas among many more.Classes of Service
Comfort Class: Keeping in mind the different needs of a large customer base, GOL has a special Comfort Class seating aboard its aircrafts. For a little more than the usual rates of GOL passengers can avail priority check-in and boarding, services of the international VIP lounge, 50% bonus on frequent flyer program and Extra baggage allowance.
Special Seating: In order to provide more privacy and space to the passengers on board GOL guarantees special seats at nominal rates. Special seats near the emergency exits and can be pre booked during reservations. Middle seats can also be blocked if you desire some personal space on your travel.
- Gol serves delicious on-board meals during meal hours and snacks on all other flights. You can make the payment using credit cards or domestic currency as per your convenience.
- To make your flying experience more enjoyable, Gol offers its exclusive in-flight magazine with a host of interesting reads on tourism, culture tips, lifestyle and much more.
- Gol has a special assistance service for passengers with disabilities, medical conditions, unaccompanied minors and expecting mothers.
Online confirmation must be done 24 hours to 1.5 hours prior to the boarding time. Online check-in allows passengers to select seats, print boarding passes and confirm reservation from the comfort of their homes; in-turn not getting into the hassle of reaching the airport early.