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Old Nov 13, 13, 7:58 pm
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Originally Posted by MariaSF View Post
I know you said TAM, but wouldn't you be willing or able to fly with Gol or Azul. I've bought tickets from both airlines, using foreign credit cards, without any problems. Prices were the same as the ones for Brazil residents (this was a couple of years ago, maybe it's not the case anymore).
If it has to be TAM, have you tried Expedia?
I have no qualms about flying Azul, Gol, or another airline, but the price is not any better than the TAM US price. Expedia gives me the US price. Anyway I've waited too long and the price differential between BR and foreign cost has vanished.
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