Delta to Acquire Shares in LATAM Airlines

This September, Delta announced a new strategic partnership with LATAM would be put into effect in 2019 – 2020. This agreement would potentially see more opportunities for growth for both airlines. Customers would have 435 worldwide destinations. In the first quarter of 2020, the airlines will now have a codeshare offer for LATAM flights in Columbia, Ecuador, and Peru. Steve Sear, Delta President — International and Executive Vice President — Global Sales, says “We look forward to working with LATAM to create a truly world-class partnership that will give our customers unparalleled access throughout the Americas … Equity investments like this help create alignment within our partnerships as we bring together our brands, enabling us to provide the very best service and reliability for our shared customers.”
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