LAN Airlines S.A. is a group of South American Airlines based in Santiago, Chile, and part of LATAM Airlines Group, Latin America’s largest airline holding company.
Their main hub is Comodoro Arturo Merino Benítez International Airport, with secondary hubs in El Dorado (Bogotá), Jorge Chávez (Lima), José Joaquín de Olmedo (Guayaquil) and Jorge Newbery (Buenos Aires) airports.
LAN Airlines is the flag carrier of Chile, the predominant airline in Chile and Peru, and the second largest carrier in Argentina, Colombia and Ecuador, through its local subsidiaries. LAN is one of the largest airlines in Latin America, serving Latin America, North America, the Caribbean, Oceania, and Europe. The carrier has been a member of the Oneworld airline alliance since 2000. It is the 49th oldest air carrier in the world from its foundation date, and the 10th oldest airline in operation today.
LATAM Airlines Group was formed after the takeover by LAN of Brazilian TAM Airlines which was completed on June 22, 2012. In August 2015, it was announced that the two airlines would fully rebrand as LATAM, with one livery to be applied on all aircraft by 2018. Currently, LAN and TAM continue to work as different companies.
Santiago de Chile, Chile
Airline Prefix and Airline Code
045 / LA
Most Important Destinations
Latinamerica, Europe, USA and South Pacific
Type of Aircraft in the fleet
A318/319/320, B-767-300ER, A340, B-777F
Awb Heading Information
LAN Airlines SA.,
Estado 10, Piso 18, Casilla 147-D,
Santiago de Chile – Chile