Monday, February 5, 2018
Panama.- The Panamanian company Copa Airlines is working to increase its flights to the Caribbean and South America in 2018, with a view to strengthening connectivity from the Hub of the Americas,
The company's plans include Barbados in the Caribbean region, together with Fortaleza and Salvador in Brazil.
Likewise, for the current fiscal year, the airline will incorporate five new planes into its fleet, including five aircraft of the model 737 MAX Series 9.
Airline executives pointed out that with the new routes, the company will connect a total of 78 destinations in 32 countries in North, Central, South America and the Caribbean.
It is worth mentioning that last year, Copa transported more than 13.5 million passengers, accounting for an increase of 7.1 percent compared to 12.6 million in 2016.
In this regard, the 2018 plans contemplate the possibility of increasing the number of passengers to 14.4 million.