September 24. American Airlines is the largest international operator in South America, and has become even a South American brand, increasing its presence throughout the region despite the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, said Vasu Raja, chief revenue officer at the company. How important is Latin America for the carrier?
In October 2021, American Airlines will operate 6,951 scheduled commercial flights between the United States and Latin America, according to Cirium. The airline will offer 1.23 million seats between both regions. Both numbers are a 28.2% and 31.3% increase, respectively, compared to American Airlines in October 2019.
According to Cirium’s database, American Airlines will be flying to 35 destinations in Latin America during October.
There are still several routes American Airlines has to reactivate after the COVID-19 pandemic.
Source: Simple Flying