TAM A320. Photo: By Rob Finlayson. US Dept. of Transportation announced Monday that the US and Brazil have agreed to enter into a phased-in open skies aviation agreement, which will “significantly liberalize” US-Brazil air services for airlines of both countries over a transition period. The agreement will take full effect in October 2015. According to DOT, the agreement "immediately removes restrictions on pricing and on the routes between each country served by US ...

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