Articles Tagged ‘IQQ’

Sky Airline returns to growth following LCC restructure; international market accounts for 18% of seats but some routes have been chopped

Sky Airline returns to growth following LCC restructure; international market accounts for 18% of seats but some routes have been chopped

Sky Airline is a Chilean airline that was founded in 2002, however it went through a restructure in 2015 to become a low-cost carrier to help reduce costs. Jonathan Ford takes a closer look at the recent developments of this South American airline, including its growth in international markets.

Sky Airline enters Bolivia with La Paz service

Sky Airline enters Bolivia with La Paz service

Sky Airline joins LAN Airlines in linking Iquique to La Paz with four weekly flights, using its A320s.

Amaszonas expands with services to Oruro, Iquique and Yacuiba

Amaszonas expands with services to Oruro, Iquique and Yacuiba

Amaszonas links Santa Cruz to Oruro and Yacuiba in Bolivia and to Iquique in Chile, with the latter being operated via Oruro. The new routes are served utilising its CRJ 200s.


Chilean airports offered 16.5 million one-way seats in 2013; LAN Airlines dominates with 67 routes

Chilean airports offered 16.5 million one-way seats in 2013; LAN Airlines dominates with 67 routes

Chile’s seat capacity has grown by 10% in 2013, with the domestic sector outperforming the international one. With the flag carrier, LAN Airlines, rapidly expanding and commanding over 65% of weekly seats and flights, anna.aero takes a closer look at this fast-growing dynamic market.

Santiago de Chile: traffic +19% in 2012; LATAM has 67% international seats in April 2013

Santiago de Chile: traffic +19% in 2012; LATAM has 67% international seats in April 2013

Comodoro Arturo Merino Benítez International Airport, better known as Santiago de Chile International Airport, saw it’s traffic increase by a fifth in 2012 and now readies up for LATAM’s growth.