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LATAM moves into black for financial 2016

LATAM moves into black for financial 2016

16th Mar 2017 Airline News

LATAM Airlines Group has reported operating income of US$567.9 million for year to December 31st, 2016, an increase of 10.5 per cent compared with 2015. Operating margins reached six per cent above full year 2015, and in line with the upper bound of the guidance provided by the company.

LATAM Airlines launches host of new routes for 2017

LATAM Airlines launches host of new routes for 2017

5th Jan 2017 Airline News

LATAM Airlines Group has announced a new non-stop service between Santiago, Chile and Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia, with three weekly flights starting March 28th, 2017. The new service is the 19th route that the airline group has published and/or launched since January 2016 as part of the continued strengthening of its international network.

LATAM Airlines inaugurates first flight between Lima and Barcelona

LATAM Airlines inaugurates first flight between Lima and Barcelona

17th Dec 2016 Airline News

LATAM Airlines Peru has operated its first non-stop flight between Lima, Peru and Barcelona, Spain, marking the start of three weekly services between the two cities. “With this new flight – the 11th international service that LATAM Airlines Group and its affiliates have launched this year – we continue to strengthen our network and improve connectivity between Latin America and Europe,” said Roberto Alvo, senior vice president of international and alliances, LATAM Airlines Group.

LATAM signs codeshare with Cathay Pacific

LATAM signs codeshare with Cathay Pacific

8th Oct 2016 Airline News

LATAM Airlines Brasil and Cathay Pacific Airways have entered into a codeshare agreement, offering passengers increased connectivity between South America and Asia. Both airlines are members of oneworld and this agreement further enhances the alliance.

LATAM takes delivery of first A320neo from Airbus

LATAM takes delivery of first A320neo from Airbus

LATAM Airlines Group has taken delivery of its first Airbus A320neo at Airbus’s headquarters in Toulouse, France. The ultra-fuel efficient aircraft – showcasing LATAM’s white, indigo and coral livery and fitted with Pratt & Whitney Pure Power PW1100-JM engines – was presented to LATAM Airlines Group chief executive, Enrique Cueto.

Rio 2016: LATAM begins special Olympic operations

Rio 2016: LATAM begins special Olympic operations

This week marked the official start of LATAM Airlines Brazil’s special operation for the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games throughout Brazil’s main airports. A total of more than 100 special operational initiatives were developed to efficiently serve the fans and delegations, and maintain service quality for all passengers travelling with the airline in the months of August and September.