Gol Linhas announces codeshare agreement with Etihad GOL Linhas has signed a codeshare agreement with Etihad Airways, an airline headquartered in Abu Dhabi, in the United Arab Emirates. The agreement depends on approval from ANAC and CADE. The companies already have an interline agreement and the expansion of the partnership through the codeshare agreement will initially allow Etihad Airways to include its code on flights operated by GOL, giving its customers a greater number of connections for destinations in Brazil and South America. Both companies will soon sign a Frequent Flyer Program agreement offering all their customers the benefits of their respective mileage programs – GOL's Smiles and Etihad's Etihad Guest.
GOL Linhas reports Q3 domestic load factor 78.3% GOL Linhas reported Q3 domestic load factor totaled 78.3%. The load factor growth more than offset the slight reduction in yield over 3Q13, led to year-over-year PRASK growth of 9.1% in the quarter. Fares in the quarter accompanied Brazil's challenging economic activity scenario. Domestic supply had 4.2% cut in 3Q14, in line with the company's 2014 guidance of an annual reduction between -3% and -1%. Domestic demand increased by 6.8% in the quarter. GOL captured 55% of the industry's demand growth in 2014. International market demand climbed by 30.3% in Q3.