BRAZIL | Brasília | Brasilia International Airport


A ground handling facility at Brasília International Airport, supporting trips throughout Brazil

Andre Camargo

On behalf of my team,
welcome to Brasilia!

At Universal Aviation Brazil – Brasilia, my team and I are proud of the exceptional level of customer service for which we are renowned. My philosophy is simple: Always go the extra mile to ensure the safety and comfort of all our crews and their passengers.

As the epicenter of federal government activity in Brazil, we are geared up for VIP business travelers who require seamless service and a fast response to last-minute requests. We recognize the importance of tailoring our services to your needs.

From efficient ground handling and refueling arrangements to gourmet catering, ground transportation, and customs clearances, my team and I are here to make your visit go without a hitch. For your onward travel, we can support your operation at airports throughout Brazil.

We look forward to hosting your next visit to our country’s thriving capital city.


Andre Camargo

Country Manager
Universal Aviation Brazil

Four different ways we can take care of your
ground support needs throughout Brazil

  • We operate ground support facilities at SBBR, SBEG, SBGL, SBGR, SBRF, and SDCO.
  • We have trained and uniformed agents stationed at SBSP.
  • We can send our agents to meet you at any destination.
  • We can help coordinate ground support for any location.


Ground support capabilities

Languages spokenPortuguese and English
Customs and immigration?Yes – located in main terminal
Contract fuel available?Yes
Conference rooms?No
Limousine service and car rental?Yes – car rental only; limousine unavailable
Crew accommodation arrangements?Yes
Security arrangements?Yes
Direct ramp access?No
Computerized worldwide weather briefings?Yes
Baggage handling?Yes
Permit coordination?Yes
Lav service?Yes

Flight support

ACAS/TCAS II:Required for turbine engine aircraft with MTOW exceeding 5700 kg or more than 19 pax seats
ICAO Annex 16, Chapter II:No restrictions
RNAV5/RNAV10 airspace:RNP-10 in the corridor between Europe and South America (EUR/SAM Corridor)
8.33 MHz channel spacing:Not required
Airport fire protection category:SBBR: 9


Directions to airport

Head southwest on Via W Três Sul toward Eqs 509/510. Take the ramp on the left to Espm. Slight left onto Espm. Take the exit onto Estr. Ers. Continue onto Estr. Epar. At the traffic circle, take the 3rd exit onto Estr. Epdb. Turn right onto Shis Qi 3. Turn right onto Via Hi 4 Sul. Take the 1st left onto VI Comar da Aeronáutica which should bring you to the airport.

Directions to office

Once at the airport, head to Terminal 2. Our meeting point is in front of the bookstore in Terminal 2. Call ahead, and an agent will be out waiting for you.

Facility contact information

Aeroporto Internacional de Brasilia s/n,
Area Especial – Lago Sul
Hangar Sector 37

Location FAQ

Hours of operation0600 – 2300 (24 hours on request)
Airport restrictions?No
Noise restrictions?No
Slots required?Yes
VIP passenger lounge?Yes
VIP crew lounge?Yes
Air conditioning?Yes
Internet access/Wi-Fi?Yes
Digital newspapersNo
Flight-plan filing?Yes
Prayer room?No
Hangarage?Yes – up to GV
VIP catering?No
Oxygen Service Available?Available on request with 24 hours notice.

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Contact Information

Contact details for Universal Aviation at SBBR
Contact detailLocation detail
Main office:Brasília, Brazil
Other office(s):Manaus (SBEG)
Rio de Janeiro (SBGL)
São Paulo (SBGR)
Sorocaba (SDCO)
Recife (SBRF)
Locations served:All of Brazil
Radio frequency:N/A
Operations supervisor:Mitch David Shaw
Phone:+55 11 24454777 (SBGR)
+55 61 93020762 (SBBR)
Mobile:+55 61 93020762 (Mitch Shaw)
Fax:+55 11-24454776 (SBGR)
Contact us online:E-mail this location
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