PS-SPJ in Natal. (Photo: Ricardo Mujalli)

Brazil’s Newest Startup Receives First Aircraft

After a year of planning, the first aircraft of the newest Brazilian airline has arrived on home soil. On the afternoon of Feb. 20, the first Airbus A320 belonging to Itapemirim Transportes Aéreos arrived in Natal on a delivery flight. The aircraft, registered PS-SPJ in honor of the new airline's group owner Sidnei Piva de Jesus, was received at the airport with a water salute by the local firefighters, after a flight from Madrid with a stop at Sal, in…