Fifa’s inspection in Arena Fonte Nova Stadium, where Germany will play against Portugal. Spain v Holland and Swiss v France will also be played there. Photo: Eloi Correia – Agecom
Air Europa will begin operating from next March 31, a flight between Santiago, Chile and Salvador, in northeastern Brazil , one of the Brazilian cities most visited by European tourists. The company’s intention is to transform the state capital of Bahia in your hub for connecting flights between Europe and South America So a person who is in Santiago and want to go to Spain by Air Europa , board the International Airport Comodoro Arturo Merino Benitez ( SCL ) , bound for Salvador , which will be transferred to another plane , bound for Madrid. The Spanish company will initially offer three weekly flights between Santiago and Salvador.
According to the Brazilian site Panrotas, specializing in tourism, the choice of the city was taken due to the excellent financial results achieved by the flight between Madrid and Salvador, occupied largely by nationals of Spain, France, Holland and Italy, countries that will be present in World Cup Brazil . The fact that the Spanish, French and Dutch teams will play at least one match in the Arena Fonte Nova, in Salvador , is being seen as a potential factor in creating interest for this route .
Air Europa keeps flights from Spain to some of the major South American cities such as Buenos Aires, Caracas, Lima, Montevideo, Salvador, Sao Paulo and Santiago. The company is awaiting approval from the Brazilian government to begin operating flights between Salvador to Montevideo, capital of Uruguay, and Cordoba, Argentina.