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