BRAZIL | Sorocaba | Sorocaba Airport


A ground handling facility at Sorocaba Airport, supporting trips throughout Brazil

Andre Camargo

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.


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 SDCO.
  • 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, Spanish, and English
Customs and immigration?Not available
Contract fuel available?Yes
Conference rooms?Yes
Limousine service and car rental?Yes
Crew accommodation arrangements?Yes
Security arrangements?Yes
Direct ramp access?Yes
Computerized worldwide weather briefings?Yes
Baggage handling?Yes
Permit coordination?Yes
Lav service?Yes
Additional capabilitiesMaintenance available for Embraer, Dassault, and Gulfstream; Full Ground Handling facility

Flight support

ICAO Annex 16, Chapter II:n/a
RNAV5/RNAV10 airspace: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

Embraer Hangar
R. Benedito de Camargo, 200
Jd. Nogueira
Sorocaba – SP 18066-180

Location FAQ

Hours of operation0001 – 2359 Daily
Airport restrictions?No
Noise restrictions?No
Slots required?No
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
VIP catering?Yes

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Contact Information

Contact details for Universal Aviation at SDCO
Contact detailLocation detail
Main office:Sorocaba, Brazil
Other office(s):Brasília (SBBR)
Manaus (SBEG)
Rio de Janeiro (SBGL)
São Paulo (SBGR)
Recife (SBRF)
Locations served:Serves only SDCO
Radio frequency:N/A
Supervisor:Waldir Guirico
Phone:+55 15 21015018
+55 15 974046767 (Waldir Guirico - 24 hours)
Mobile:+55 15 974046767 (Waldir Guirico)
Contact us online:E-mail this location
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