Gol and VRG parent Gol Linhas Aereas Inteligentes submitted a request to Brazil's National Civil Aviation Agency for authorization to integrate Gol and VRG into a single airline company. "The proposed reorganization will simplify the corporate structure of Gol's subsidiaries, maximizing administrative efficiencies, optimizing revenues and reducing financial and operational costs, besides greater operational flexibility," it said. The Gol and Varig brands would be maintained, Gol said.

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