LAN Airlines introduces Chiloe Island-Santiago flights
Chile’s national flag carrier LAN Airlines recently announced the launch of flights services to Chiloe Island.
The airline in a statement said that LAN Airlines flights to Chiloe Island were launched on November 8, 2012. With the launch of flights here, LAN Airlines has become the first carrier to offer services to the Chilean southern island.
The airline said that the customers are being offered LAN Airlines flights tickets at cheap rates for travel to Chiloe Island.
According to the airline, it will be offering four-times weekly flights to Chiloe Island from Santiago via Puerto Montt. The flights will be operated on Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.
The airline will operate the flights on Chiloe Island-Santiago route with the help of an Airbus A320 aircraft. Chiloe Island is the airline’s 16th route within Chile.
Enrique Elsaca, CEO of LAN Airlines, said that launch of flights to Chiloe Island is a significant step forward and will help boost tourism and economic development of Chiloe Island.