Gol said its 2006 net income increased 10.9% year-over-year to BRL569.1 million ($266.2 million) on revenue of BRL3.8 billion. Net income for the fourth quarter was BRL92.7 million despite an estimated BRL150 million in lost revenue from "external effects," specifically the ATC disruptions that "negatively impacted load factors and yields." Fourth-quarter operating income was BRL112.3 million as traffic jumped 43.7% to 4.12 RPKs on a 56% lift in capacity to 6.07 billion ASKs. CASK decreased ...

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