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Argentina’s First Low-Cost Carrier Obtains Government Approval

Earlier this week, Flybondi, a new low-cost carrier based in Argentina, announced that it had officially received government approval from Argentina's Ministry of Transport. The approval will now allow the airline to operate 85 routes, which include 43 domestic routes and 42 international. This concession will last for 15 years. The Buenos Aires-based airline also announced that it plans to use the Boeing 737-800NG on its routes. The aircraft will be configured with 189 seats, with the airline intending to…