Jet charter to Rio 2016!
The 2016 Summer Olympics officially known as the Games of the XXXI Olympiad, and commonly known as Rio 2016 is a major international multi-sport event that will take place this summer in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil from August 5 to August 21, 2016. According to the Rio 2016 website, there will be a record numbers of countries participating in a record number of sports with more than 10,500 athletes from 206 National Olympic Committees (NOCs), including first time entrants Kosovo and South Sudan. With 306 sets of medals, the games will feature 28 Olympic sports including rugby sevens and golf, which were added by the International Olympic Committee in 2009.
These sporting events will take place at 33 venues in the host city and at 5 venues in the cities of São Paulo (Brazil’s largest city), Belo Horizonte, Salvador, Brasilia, (Brazil’s capital), and Manaus. Rio will become the first South American city to host the Summer Olympics, the second city in Latin America to host the event after Mexico City in 1968, and the first since 2000 to be held in the Southern Hemisphere.
Le Bas International has been providing Private jet and Group air charter solutions to the Olympic Games as a Worldwide Air Service provider for over 25 years. Le Bas International is dedicated to provide worldwide, reliable and punctual air transportation, on a personal level, every day of the year, while leading the air charter industry in quality and service. Contact us to speak to one of our aviation consultants available 24/7 to quote your air charter to the biggest sporting event on the planet that can’t be missed!