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PP-OSL waits for the flight back to Cuiabá. (Photo: AirlineGeeks | João Machado)

Trip Report: Crossing Brazil’s Midwest with ASTA’s Grand Caravan

On the same day AirlineGeeks visited ASTA Linhas Aéreas' headquarters and hangar in Cuiabá, Brazil, the company started a new route -- a very welcomed coincidence. The new flight would connect the airline's base to Nova Mutum, a short 126-mile route. Nova Mutum is a city in central Mato Grosso with a population of just over 45,000. The city counts with huge plantations of soybeans, corn and cotton, as well as creations of cattle and chicken. Its robust economy make…