D4-CCF recieves the water salute upon Cabo Verde Airlines' first arrival in Porto Alegre. (Photo: AirlineGeeks | João Machado)

Cabo Verde Airlines Starts its Sal Hub, Begins Flights to Three New Destinations

This Thursday, Porto Alegre planespotters could celebrate for the first time in months. The southernmost capital in Brazil received the first scheduled passengers 757 operation in the city since the VARIG years. However, if the aircraft is already considered "odd" in an era where MAXs and neos are each day more common, the route was even odder; a thrice-weekly operation to Ilha do Sal, in Cabo Verde, an African archipelago, operated by Cabo Verde Airlines. It was the third and…

Cabo Verde Airlines Announces Route to Washington

Cabo Verde Airlines, the national flag carrier of Cape Verde archipelago, has announced a network expansion that will include nonstop service to Washington Dulles International Airport with a thrice weekly frequency. The route will be operated by the carrier's Boeing 757-200 fleet and the flights will depart Ilha de Sal…