LAN is awarded as Leading Airline in South America at the World Travel Awards

Santiago, March 21.- The prestigious international World Travel Awards awarded LAN Airlines in the “Leading Airline in South America” category. The purpose is to award the best travel organizations in the world through a global industrial vote, which is equivalent to the Oscars award in the travel industry. In the last awards, nearly 650,000 professionals in the tourism sector voted in 191 countries.

This is the third time that the company received this important recognition. In 2007 we received the award in the same category as “Leading Airline in South America”, and in 2005 as “Leading Airline in South America in Business Class”.

“It is with great pride that we receive this important award granted by World Travel Awards, since this is a recognition of the daily work we perform in order to provide excellent products to our passengers”, says Fernanda Toro, Travel Experience Manager at LAN.

Additionally, the company was acknowledged in the “Best Airlines flying in Latin America” category by the business magazine Latin Trade. The publication focused on Latin American business, both in Spanish and English has awarded LAN after the strong growth the industry experienced in the region.

Among the categories lead by LAN, the following stand out: good food service, more comfortable cabins; best Business Class service, technology and entertainment on board; VIP lounges and the best “on-time arrivals/departures”.