LAN Airlines inaugurates service to San Francisco

Copyright Photo: PRNewsFoto/LAN Airlines, Stacy Cahill. Inaugural ceremonies at SFO.

LAN Airlines (Chile) (Lima) yesterday (July 1) and its affiliates inaugurated their fourth US gateway at San Francisco International Airport with LAN Peru’s nonstop service to Lima, Peru. LAN Peru will offer four flights per week to Lima on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday with continuing service to Sao Paulo, Brazil.

San Francisco will join the existing US gateways of New York, Los Angeles and Miami.

LAN Peru will service the new route on Boeing 767-300s with a capacity for 221 passengers.

The inaugural LAN Peru flight to Lima will depart SFO at 1:30 p.m. (1330).  The flight arrived at SFO for the first time on July 1 at 7:00 a.m. (0700) with passengers from Lima.