(Corrects first paragraph to show Gol posted 2.1 million reais net loss a year ago, not 2.1 billion reais)
SAO PAULO, Nov 7 (Reuters) - Brazilian airline Gol Linhas Aereas reported a third-quarter net profit of 65.9 million reais ($20.4 million) on Monday, compared to a net loss of 2.1 million reais a year earlier.
Earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) rose to 232.6 million reais from 8.9 million reais, according to a securities filing. Gol said it expects EBIT to correspond to 6 percent of net revenue in 2016, compared to 6.9 percent in the first nine months of the year.
$1 = 3.2319 reais Reporting by Bruno Federowski; editing by Jason Neely