Dismissing the proposals by the Panamanian company Copa and that of Delta, Avianca Holdings has announced it will start the process of finalizing a strategic and commercial alliance with United Airlines.
United Airlines has increased to 17th the number of weekly direct flights from Houston to Managua to 17 .
The airline announced that the new flight will arrive in Nicaragua's capital on Saturday, and will be repeated permanently throughout the year. Salvador Marrero, executive director of the airline, said that "..."What we did last year in high season, this year in 2015 will become a permanent service. We are constantly analyzingh what happens to our destinations and when the market demands more, we provide more seats. '"
Following the example of Panama, attracting new airlines in Costa Rica has had a positive impact on the number of tourists coming into the country.
Improving a country's air connectivity is the main recipe for increasing the influx of visitors and improving the country's ranking as a destination for tourism. These elements, along with others, explain the 7% increase in the number of tourists who came to Costa Rica in January and February 2014 compared to the same period in 2013.
United Airlines will fly twice a week to Chicago and three times a week to Washington.
The airline United Airlines has announced an increase in the frequency of direct flights between Costa Rica and the U.S. From 6 to 31 March, the San Jose-Chicago route will have two flights a week, on Saturdays and Sundays, while the San Jose-Washington route will have three flights, on Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays.
United Airlines, American Airlines and Air Canada have also suspended the sale of tickets for international flights to Venezuela.
The international airlines American Airlines, United Airlines and Copa Airlines have decided to temporarily cancel the sale of air tickets in Venezuela. The measure was taken due to the uncertainty generated over a multi million-dollar debt the government holds with some airlines and the changes that have been made relating to foreign exchange.
The airlines announced the intention of establishing bilateral cooperation agreements on shared codes.
As part of the preparation process for the entry into Star Alliance and with the aim of strengthening the portfolio of services for travelers, Copa Airlines, Colombia Copa Airlines, Continental Airlines and United Airlines, both wholly-owned subsidiaries of United Continental Holdings, Inc . (NYSE: UAL) and Avianca Taca, announced their intention to establish bilateral cooperation agreements on shared codes, as well as frequent flyer programs and other benefits for customers. These cooperation agreements will be formalized with the respective authorities before coming into effect. Notably, Copa Airlines has a strong and solid strategic alliance code-sharing and cooperation and joint products and services with Continental, today United Airlines, for the last 12 years. For its part, Taca has maintained a strategic relationship with United Airlines since 2006, which allowed passengers of both airlines to access markets including Latin America and the United States.
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