AdR’s Route Manager – Americas and Africa Marco Gobbi (second left) was on hand to welcome LATAM Airlines’ new service to the Eternal City from Sao Paulo Guarulhos on 16 March, arriving in Italy at 07:55 the following day. The 9,424-kilometre sector will be flown three times weekly.
- LATAM Airlines has added Rome Fiumicino (FCO) to its European network of services from Sao Paulo Guarulhos (GRU). The Italian capital city joins the oneworld member’s existing services to Milan Malpensa, Madrid, Barcelona, Frankfurt, London Heathrow and Paris CDG. Flown three times weekly, the 767-300-operated service, which commenced on 16 March, will face competition from Alitalia, which currently serves the city pair on a nine times weekly basis. See how this route launch’s FTWA performed against other airports from around the world.