Flights to and from Lima resumed

Flights to and from Lima resumed

LAN Peru’s domestic and international operations have resumed.

Lima, March 2, 2011.- As of 6:00 today, Wednesday, March 2, operations at Jorge Chavez International Airport in Lima have resumed. The closure of the airport due to heavy fog had caused LAN Peru to cancel domestic and national flights to and from Lima.

LAN Peru continues to make every possible effort to guarantee the transport of passengers affected by this situation, which is completely beyond the company’s control, using both scheduled and additional flights. Below are details of the flights which landed at alternative airports between yesterday and today:

Domestic flights

At the moment, LAN Peru has cancelled the following domestic flights on March 2:

Flight number Route Status
LA2589 Tarapoto - Lima alternative Pisco
    Flight departure time from Pisco to Lima estimated at 19:30.
LA2309 Piura - Lima alternative Arequipa
    Flight departure time from Arequipa estimated at 16:05 and arrival time in Lima estimated at 17:35hrs

Additionally, LAN Peru informs that the following flights were canceled as a result of the aforementioned operational closure of Lima airport:

Flight number Route Date Status
LP2352-2353 Lima-Pucallpa-Lima 02-Mar Cancelled
LP2272-2273 Lima-Chiclayo-Lima 02-Mar Cancelled
LA2023-2022 Lima-Cuzco-Lima 02-Mar Cancelled
LA2163-2162 Lima-Tacna-Lima 02-Mar Cancelled
LA2117-2116 Lima-Arequipa-Lima 02-Mar Cancelled
LA2015-2014 Lima-Cuzco-Lima 02-Mar Cancelled
LA2202-2203 Lima-Trujillo-Lima 02-Mar Cancelled
LA2380-2381 Lima-Iquitos-Lima 02-Mar Cancelled
LA2254-2255 Lima-Tarapoto-Lima 02-Mar Cancelled

Passengers who were unable to travel can, from midday today, request a travel voucher for the value of their tickets at the company’s offices in Peru.

International Flights

Flight Date Route Status*
LA530 01-mar Santiago Lima Departed
    Lima New York Departed
    Santiago New York Departed
LA2766 01-mar Sao Paulo Lima Departed
LA2428 01-mar Buenos Aires (EZE) Lima Departed
LA2515 01-mar Miami Lima Departed
LA2565 01-mar Caracas Lima Departed
LA600 01-mar Santiago Lima Passengers transfered to flights from Santiago
    Lima Los Angeles Cancelled
    Santiago Los Angeles  
LA 2609   Lima Sao Paulo Departed
LA601 01-mar Los Angeles Lima Passengers in Santiago transfered to flights LA632+LA530 delayed
    Los Angeles Santiago Passengers in Santiago transfered to flights LA632+LA530 delayed
    Lima Santiago Cancelled
LP627 02-mar Mexico City Lima Cancelled
LA 2511 01-mar Miami Lima Departed
LA531 01-mar New York Lima Departed
    Lima Santiago Departed
    New York Santiago
LA2707 02-mar Madrid-Lima Estimated departure time: 13:00 (03-mar) from Santa Cruz
LA2706 01-mar Lima Madrid Estimated departure time:19:00
LA 2427 02-mar Lima Buenos Aires (EZE) Departed
LA 2427 03-mar Lima Buenos Aires (EZE) Dlayed. Estimated departure time: 06:00
LA 2426 03-mar Buenos Aires (EZE)-Lima Dlayed. Estimated departure time: 13:30
LA 637 01-mar Lima Santiago Estimated departure time: 17:40
LA848 02-mar Lima-Eastern Island-Santiago Estimated departure time: 15:20
    Lima-Santiago Estimated departure time: 21:40
LA601 02-mar Lima Santiago Cancelled
LA600 02-mar Lima Los Angeles Cancelled
LP626   Lima Mexico City Cancelled
LA2706 02-mar Lima Madrid Delayed. Estimated departure time: 18:00 (03-mar)
LA 2510 02-mar Lima Miami Departed
LA531 02-mar New York Lima Delayed. Estimated departure time: 00:15
    New York Santiago Delayed. Estimated departure time: 00:15
    Lima Santiago Delayed. Estimated departure time: 09:10
LA 530 02-mar Santiago Lima Delayed. Estimated departure time: 11:30
    Santiago New York Delayed. Estimated departure time: 11:30
    Lima New York Delayed. Estimated departure time: 14:20
LA2604 02-mar Lima Los Angeles Delayed. Estimated departure time: 00:45
LA2605 02-mar Los Angeles Lima Delayed. Estimated departure time: 08:15
    Los Angeles Buenos Aires Delayed. Estimated departure time: 08:15
LA2608 02-mar Sao Paulo Lima Delayed. Estimated departure time: 04:00
    Sao Paulo San Francisco Delayed. Estimated departure time: 04:00
    Lima San Francisco Delayed. Estimated departure time: 08:15 (03-mar)
LA2609 03-mar San Francisco-Lima Delayed. Estimated departure time: 16:15
    Lima-Sao Paulo Estimated departure time to be confirmed
LA2515 02-mar Miami-Lima Delayed. Estimated departure time: 01:30 (03-mar)
LA2514 03-mar Lima-Miami Delayed. Estimated departure time: 08:15
LA2428  02-mar Buenos Aires (EZE)-Lima Delayed. Estimated departure time: 02:00 (03-mar)
LA2589 01-mar Quito Lima Delayed. Estimated departure time: 19:15
LA2635 02-mar Lima Santiago Delayed. Estimated departure time: 21:30
LA2639 02-mar Lima Santiago Departed
LA2429 02-mar Lima Buenos Aires Departed
LA2765 02-mar Lima Sao Paulo Departed
LA2764 02-mar Sao Paulo Lima Departed
LA2443 02-mar Lima Foz de Iguazu Departed
LA2442 02-mar Foz de Iguazu Lima Delayed. Estimated departure time: 22:30
LP626 03-mar Lima-Ciudad de México Delayed. Estimated departure time: 17:30

*Local time

Procedure for passengers in flights LP626 and LP627

Due to the previously mentioned climatic problems, flights LP626 Lima-Mexico and LP627 Mexico-Lima on March 2 have been canceled. For passengers on both flights, the following options are available:

  • A date/flight change without paying a fine and subject to cabin availability for travel up to March 12, 2011. Changes for subsequent dates will be subject to class availability but not to a fine, although the ticket’s validity must be respected.
  • An involuntary refund of the segments of their ticket that were not flown, once their journey has been completed.