LATAM Airlines lands in Puerto Natales
- LATAM Airlines commenced flights between Santiago (SCL) and Puerto Natales (PNT) on 6 December, a route that continues onto Punta Arenas (PUQ). Operated twice-weekly (Tuesdays and Saturdays) on the airline’s A320s, flights leave Santiago at 11:05, arriving into Puerto Natales after a 2,036-kilometre journey at 14:14. The onward flight to Punta Arenas, which has a sector length of 185 kilometres, leaves Puerto Natales at 14:55, arriving into the former destination at 15:45. Flights then leave Punta Arenas at 16:25, getting back into Santiago at 19:45. LATAM already links Punta Arenas and Santiago with 15 weekly flights, meaning that with this new link the city pair is now offered 17 times weekly. No other carrier currently operates the Santiago – Puerto Natales – Punta Arenas sector.