Rio De Janeiro, Brazil

#1 of 174 Airports in Brazil | Large Airport of Entry
SBGL | GIG | 4000 metres | 10 ILS, 15 ILS

Average Rating: 3.5 from 16 reviews


    “All good”

    star Reviewed October 2016 | GL5T | Op:Private | 2

    Arrived from Congonhas, SBSP. Short 30 minute flight. As usual, as many operators note it seems to be a last minute arrival clearance. We loaded what seemed plausible for our direction of flight before we departed SBSP. We queried ATC what could we expect just outside the start of the arri … Get full access now

    “Can’t go early”

    star Reviewed October 2016 | G550 | Op:Private | 2

    Lider Aviation filed our Flight Plan. (They have their own engine/fully capable flight plannin service).. Lider Aviation Uplink number worked (I set this up with Satcom Direct). Lider Flight Plan (route 2) 9+47. Same route GDC 9+36 using (UV Route 2 KMBS-SBGL) Time as flown 9+36. Flight Pa … Get full access now

    “Most challenging airport poor ATC”

    star Reviewed July 2016 | F900 | Op:Private | 2

    SBGL Rio – As usual Rio is one of the worlds most challenging airports. A combination of mediocre ATC along with last minute ATC instructions leads to rushed crewmembers. Fortunately we have been here many times before and were ready for it. We arrived Rio from Buenos Aires (South West). T … Get full access now

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