BRAZIL | Sorocaba | Sorocaba Airport
A ground handling facility at Sorocaba Airport, supporting trips throughout Brazil
On behalf of our team,
welcome to Brazil!
Whether you’re here for pleasure or on business, you’ll want to learn more about Brazil’s exciting culture and what it has to offer visitors. We are here to help you have the best, most rewarding trip possible.
We tailor our services to your requirements and anticipate your needs. We want you to feel special and think of us first when looking for a local ground support provider. We work hard to overcome challenges and help ensure the success of your mission.
Our team is always ready and pleased to assist you in any matter. We can also support operations at more than 40 Brazilian airports.
I look forward to seeing you on your next trip.
Universal Aviation Brazil
Four different ways we can take care of your
ground support needs throughout Brazil
Ground support capabilities
|Languages spoken||Portuguese, Spanish, and English|
|Customs and immigration?||Not available|
|UVair® contract fuel available?||Yes|
|Limousine service and car rental?||Yes|
|Crew accommodation arrangements?||Yes|
|Direct ramp access?||Yes|
|Computerized worldwide weather briefings?||Yes|
|Additional capabilities||Maintenance available for Embraer, Dassault, and Gulfstream; Full Ground Handling facility|
|ICAO Annex 16, Chapter II:||n/a|
|8.33 MHz channel spacing:||n/a|
|Airport fire protection category:||SDCO 3|
Directions to airport
Driving from Sorocaba city centre, the airport is about 5 km. Take Avenida Afonso Vergueiro. Make first right onto Avenida General Osorio and go about 1.5km. Make a right turn on Avenida Ademar de Barros, then turn left on Avenida Santos Dummont. Drive until you reach the front entrance of the airport.
Directions to office
We are located at Embraer Hangar, right across from the main terminal. Departing from Avenida Santos Dummont, make your first right and take Avenida Adão Pereira de Camargo for 1.5km. Make your first right, and follow traffic until R. Benedito de Camargo.
Facility contact information
R. Benedito de Camargo, 200
Sorocaba – SP 18066-180
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|Hours of operation||0001 – 2359 Daily|
|VIP passenger lounge?||Yes|
|VIP crew lounge?||Yes|
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