Review of Avianca Brazil flight Porto Alegre Sao Paulo in Economy

Airline Avianca Brazil
Flight O6 6123
Class Economy
Seat 4A
Aircraft Fokker 100
Flight time 01:40
Take-off 10 Jan 15, 14:40
Arrival at 10 Jan 15, 16:20
O6 16 reviews
Published on 11th February 2015
Hi guys, I`m here to continue the FR (after a long time), the previous one was this:
And before we go, some photos of Porto Alegre,Balneario Gaivota(SC) and Gramado:

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Cathedral of Porto Alegre

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Governor`s palace:

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City hall:

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Usina do Gasômetro:

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Beira Rio Stadium

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Dunes at Balneario Gaivota:

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Natal Luz (Christmas of lights) at Gramado:

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Santa Claus turning the lights of the city on:

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Maria Fumaça - Bento Gonçalves (Bento Gonçalves is the major produccer of wine in Brazil, the train is also known as the Wine train - Trem do Vinho):

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Some vineyard at Bento Gonçalves (at Vale dos Vinhedos - Vineyard Valley)

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Mini mundo (miniatures park):

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Snowland - Snow park:
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And now the FR!


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Avianca check-in:
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My ticket:

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Now some spotting:

POA boarding room:

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Our bird reaching:

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Excellent legroom:

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A Gol B738 in other finger:

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Safety card:

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Old plane…

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Another Gol:

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Take off:

Lagoa Guaiba:

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Usina do Gasômetro:

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Beira Rio:

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Porto Alegre:

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Salgado Filho International Airport:

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F100 wing:

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Cheese sandwich:

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And an orange juice:

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A coastal view:

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Avianca magazine, with an actress in the cover:

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Clouds over SP:

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A dam:

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Now, let me tell you the problem that hapenned. First the commander said that Congonhas Airport was closed beacus of the bad weather and that it`s flights were goint to GRU, so we would have to wait a little. After that Guarulhos Airport closed too, because of the weather, so, we again we entered in wait procedures. After some 3 turns over Santos the commander said we were goig to Rio Galeão, and there Avianca would see what would happen to us…

Landing at Rio de Janeiro GIG:

After some time waiting we unboarded and instructed to wait at gate 3 on Terminal:

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Delta 767-400ER:

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After that they (Avianca staff) didn`t know nothing about us, and after some time said that they were waiting for a tripulation to take us to SP. And so the airport energy went over:

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So Avianca system went down and nobody knows nothing now. After a time, the lights come back and Avianca, after very discussions with us, gave a voucher for us, a dish of food at a restaurant in the airport, here`s the food:

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It was delicious…
After something like half hour after we finish our dinner they iniciated the boarding. So after something like 6 hours at the Rio (we reached about 5 P.M. and reacher the plane by 11:00 p.m) we were going back to SP.

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Now boarded, we waited more half hour until some documents to fly were brought to the pilot. After they reach we taxied and take off:

The meal was composed of drinks and some peanuts (just peanuts because of the hour, and beacause we already ate, I think):

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After 40 minutes we were landing Guarulhos:

After landed I got this picture of an A320 with the ney Avianca's livery:

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So, it's that, I hope you enjoyed. Thank you for seeing!
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Avianca Brazil

Cabin crew8.0

Porto Alegre - POA


Sao Paulo - GRU



Well, Avianca is a very good airline, that representes 8,5% of the domestic passengers in Brazil. She is small, but has very quality. Despite the meteriological problems it was a goos flight and I hope fly Avianca again.
OBS: Rio Galeão isn't good!

Information on the route Porto Alegre (POA) Sao Paulo (GRU)

Les contributeurs de Flight-Report ont posté 5 avis concernant 3 compagnies sur la ligne Porto Alegre (POA) → Sao Paulo (GRU).


La compagnie qui obtient la meilleure moyenne est Azul avec 8.0/10.

La durée moyenne des vols est de 1 heures et 23 minutes.

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