Copa Airlines, subsidiary of Copa Holdings, S.A. announced the launch of its nonstop service from Panama City to Tampa, Florida beginning December 16, 2013. The carrier will operate four weekly flights to Tampa, its ninth U.S. and 66th overall destination.
Copa will operate a Boeing 737-700 plane with 12 business class and 112 economy class seating capacity. On board amenities include complementary meals, beverages including wine, 12 channel audio video entertainment system in English, Spanish and Portuguese.
As per the schedule, flights will leave Panama on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays. The return flights will take off from Tampa on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays.
Joe Mohan, Copa Airlines’ Senior Vice President, Commercial and Planning said that the airline is pleased to offer nonstop service to Tampa Bay. He further added that this will give Tampa residents an opportunity to connect and explore business and leisure places across Latin America.
It is a good time for the passengers to book airline tickets with Copa and travel to either of the cities nonstop.