São Paulo, May 9, 2018 - GOL Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes S.A. (“GOL” or “Company”), (NYSE: GOL and B3: GOLL4), Brazil’s #1 airline, reviews its financial outlook for full year of 2018 and 2019. Given the recent increase in oil prices and the currency depreciation, the Company has adjusted down its 2018 capacity growth estimates until the arrival of its 737 Max 8 aircraft that burn 15% less fuel than the 737 NG aircraft.
The Company’s guidance highlights key metrics which impact financial results and drive long-term shareholder value. GOL provides forward-looking information that is focused on the main metrics the Company uses to measure business performance. These indicators are useful for analysts and investors who project GOL’s results.
The current guidance may be adjusted in order to incorporate the evolution of GOL’s operating and financial performance and any eventual changes to the Brazilian economy and GOL’s broader economic environment, including variations in such variables as GDP growth, interest rate, exchange rate, and WTI and Brent oil price trends.