Venezuela: The Misfortune of Having a Bad Neighbor
Friday, March 7, 2014
The convulsions in Venezuela should not be seen as merely a political issue, but also from the point of view of the economic insecurity it creates in the region.
The effects of the crisis in Venezuela are not only...
Copa Suspends Ticket Sales in Venezuela
Friday, January 24, 2014
United Airlines, American Airlines and Air Canada have also suspended the sale of tickets for international flights to Venezuela.
The international airlines American Airlines, United...
New Airlines To Cover Routes Abandoned by Avianca
Wednesday, October 30, 2013
El Salvador's Vuelos Económicos Centroamericanos and Costa Rica's Ticos Air and Ticas Airlines are in various stages of preparation and registration to offer flights in the region.
Vuelos Económicos Centroamericanos (CASI) reported...
Copa Announces New Tampa-Panama Flight
Wednesday, July 17, 2013
Starting next December the airline will start flights between Tampa International Airport, Florida, and Tocumen in Panama.
The new route will link passengers from Tampa with...
Copa Airlines Pilot's Academy
Thursday, June 13, 2013
The Panamanian airline has launched the Latin American Academy of Superior Aviation where they will train pilots needed for their operations.
The growth in workforce is accompanied by the addition...
Central America Needs Better Airports
Wednesday, June 12, 2013
The infrastructure in most airports in Central America can not cover the increase in the number of air passengers transiting in the region.
In the region, traffic has increased by almost 80% over...
Copa and AviancaTaca Finally Join with Star Alliance
Tuesday, June 19, 2012
After three years of announcements about the move, Star alliance has confirmed the formal admission of Copa Airlines and AviancaTaca into the global airline network.
An article in Laprensagrafica.com reports that "The...
Copa Airline’s Expansion Plans
Friday, June 8, 2012
The Panamanian airline will invest $1.3 billion over the next 5 years in 36 new aircraft and training of another 200 pilots.
Copa Airlines will be expanding in the coming years with...