LAN Airlines Prepares For Copa America Tournament8th May 2015
LAN Airlines, Chile’s flag carrier and one of the leading airlines in South America will be featuring the “Copa America Chile” logo on its 50 aircrafts plying the Chilean and South America routes.
This year, Chile will be hosting the much anticipated “Copa America” soccer tournament which will commence on June 11 and culminate on or about July 4, 2015.
LAN and TAM have both been designated as the official airlines for the prestigious soccer event involving 12 teams slated to compete in various cities within the host country. These airlines are ready to fly “Copa America” fans to these areas.
Observers believe that the country’s airline industry will be having a field day as the number of foreign “Copa America” fans traveling within Chile for the event alone may reach 30,000.
Planes en route to other countries such as Argentina, Colombia, Ecuador, and Peru will likewise carry the “Copa America Chile” symbol.
LAN airlines conducts seven flights a week from Sydney Australia to Santiago, Chile. These includes connecting flights to over a hundred flight destinations within South America.
The airline also conducts non-stop flights from Sydney towards Santiago. These flights are regularly conducted on two weekdays (Monday, Wednesday) and one weekend (Saturday).