LAN Airlines

LAN Airlines

January 03, 2005 12:01 ET

LAN Airlines Starts Operations to Pucon, Chile


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FOR: LAN AIRLINES

NYSE SYMBOL: LFL

JANUARY 3, 2005 - 12:01 ET

LAN Airlines Starts Operations to Pucon, Chile

MIAMI--(CCNMatthews - Jan 3, 2005) -

As part of its ongoing efforts to provide superior service for its
passengers, LAN Airlines now offers direct flights between Santiago and
Pucon, Chile.

The twice weekly service is available now through February 27, 2005,
with flights departing Santiago on Fridays at 1:15 p.m. and arriving in
Pucon at 2:35 p.m. with a return flight departing Pucon at 3:05 p.m. and
arriving in Santiago at 5:05 p.m. In addition, flights also depart
Santiago on Sundays at 5:00 p.m., returning from Pucon at 7:30 p.m.

Located in Chile's famed Lakes District on the southeast shore of Lake
Villarrica, Pucon attracts visitors from around the world during the
country's summer months (December - February). The Villarrica Volcano
offers a picturesque backdrop for this tranquil destination that offers
an abundance of fishing opportunities, golfing and other outdoor
activities. The region's hotels are modern and offer a variety of
accommodations, excellent shopping and fabulous dining. Much of Chile's
shellfish and seafood come from the area's offshore waters and cool
lakes.

The LAN service alliance participating airlines LAN AIRLINES (NYSE:LFL),
LAN PERU and LAN ECUADOR offer a united spirit of reliability and charm
that provides passengers the highest level of service and safety with
the complete travel experience throughout the skies of the Americas.

The LAN alliance's vast route network reaches a large number of
destinations throughout the world, including the Americas, Europe, Asia
and the South Pacific. The alliance offers non-stop and direct flights
from North America to Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Dominican Republic,
Ecuador, Peru and Venezuela with service from 28 North American cities,
including daily flights from its Miami, New York and Los Angeles
gateways. Passengers traveling with any of the LAN service alliance
participating airlines may accumulate frequent flier kilometers in
LANPASS. Additionally, passengers traveling with LAN AIRLINES or LAN
PERU may also accumulate frequent flier miles in American Airlines'
AAdvantage or any of the oneworld™ member frequent flyer programs.

For additional information, contact LAN toll-free at 1 (866) I-FLY-LAN.
Visit LAN's website at http://www.lan.com.

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