Photos: LAN Airlines Summer Sale! Canada has Never Been Closer to South America

    New roundtrip fares to Peru, Chile, Uruguay and Argentina capitals and
beyond! Starting at CAD529 + tax


    MIAMI, June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- LAN Airlines, Latin AmericaA´s premier air
carrier, and its affiliates announced today exciting low fares for flights
from Toronto, Montreal and Vancouver to South America.(*) Passengers must book
their travel before August 17, 2009; offer is valid for travel through
November 30, 2009.

    To view the Multimedia News Release, go to:

    "We're delighted to make access to South America's most exciting
destinations easier than ever for Canadian travelers," said Pablo Yunis, LAN
Airlines' Vice President for North America and the Caribbean. "LAN Airlines
and its affiliates offer a superb in-flight experience that is matched by
unparalleled connectivity within the region. From the hubs in Lima, Santiago,
and Buenos Aires, passengers can travel to other attractive destinations in
South America, all with the same level of comfort and service that
distinguishes LAN Airlines and its affiliates. We hope travelers will take
advantage of these great fares to explore South America's rich offerings."

    Once in the region's capitals, passengers have access to an extensive
domestic network which includes 13 destinations in Argentina including
Bariloche, Mendoza, and Ushuaia, 14 destinations in Peru including Cusco,
Arequipa, Puerto Maldonado, and Chiclayo and 15 destinations in Chile
including Calama, Puerto Montt, and Punta Arenas.

    LAN Airlines, a member of oneworld, and its affiliates now offers special
fares to the following destinations departing from Toronto, Vancouver and

    (All prices in CAD, based on roundtrip and exclusive of taxes)

    --  Lima, Peru from: $509 out of Toronto, $729 out of Montreal and $799
        of Vancouver
        --  Other destinations within Peru from $649 (out of Toronto)
    --  Santiago, Chile from: $579 out of Toronto, $829 out of Montreal and
        $770 out of Vancouver
        --  Other destinations within Chile from $719 (out of Toronto)
    --  Buenos Aires, Argentina from: $579 out of Toronto, $829 out of
        and $770 out of Vancouver
        --  Other destinations within Argentina from $719 (from Toronto)

    --  Montevideo, Uruguay from $599 out of Toronto only

    Additionally, LAN Airlines and its affiliates are offering special
Premium Business fares(*)(*) from Toronto to Buenos Aires (CAD $3,099), Lima (CAD
2,099) and Santiago (CAD 3,099) for travel starting on July 26, 2009. Ticket
must be purchased by December 31, 2009.

    LAN Airlines has received numerous awards for its exceptional service.
The airline was named "Best Airline in South America" this month by the global
Skytrax awards for airline excellence, and "Best Managed Company in South
America" by the respected financial journal Euromoney. OAG, the Official
Airline Guide, named LAN Airlines as the Best Airline in South America and the
Caribbean; Global Traveler magazine named LAN Airlines the Best Airline in
South/Central America; Business Traveler magazine named LAN Airlines' Premium
Business Class the Best Business Class to South America.

    Terms and conditions of Economy fares:
    (*)This promotion only applies to: BUENOS AIRES and all domestic cities
within Argentina; SANTIAGO and all domestic cities within Chile; LIMA and all
domestic cities within Peru; MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay. Fares are in CANADIAN
DOLLARS and based only on round trip tickets in Economy class from Toronto,
Montreal or Vancouver to Argentina, Chile, Peru or Uruguay. Flights operated
by LAN Airlines S.A., LAN Argentina S.A. or LAN Peru S.A. Flights from
Vancouver operated by Alaska Airlines or United Airlines via Los Angeles and
from Montreal operated by American Airlines via Miami or New York's JFK to
connect with LAN Airlines or its affiliates. Seats are limited and might not
be available on all flights/dates. Advance purchase: 14 day advance purchase
is necessary. Minimum stay: No earlier than the 1st Sunday or 3 days after
departure. Maximum stay: 3 months, however travel must be completed by
November 30, 2009. Taxes not included. Approximate taxes of up to CAD 122.76.
Date change only permitted on/before flight departure with a charge of CAD
100. Stopovers permitted: 1 with a charge of CAD 100. After departure of first
flight, changes are not permitted. Ticket reissuance or refunds not available.
Offer subject to change without prior notice. Other restrictions may apply.

    Terms and conditions of Premium Business fares:
    (*)(*)This promotion only applies to: BUENOS AIRES, Argentina; SANTIAGO,
Chile; LIMA, Peru departing from Toronto. Fares are in CANADIAN DOLLARS and
based only on round trip tickets in PREMIUM BUSINESS Class. Flights operated
by LAN Airlines S.A., LAN Peru S.A. or LAN Argentina S.A. Seats are limited
and may not be available for all flights/dates. Rates apply to tickets issued
before December 31, 2009 and travel beginning as of July 26, 2009. 30 day
advance booking and a 7 day advance purchase is necessary. Minimum Stay: 7
days. Fares exclude taxes (approximate taxes up to CAD 125). Ticket
re-issuance, transfers or refunds are permitted with no charge. Offer subject
to change without prior notice. Additional restrictions may apply.

    About LAN
    LAN Airlines is one of the leading passenger and cargo airlines in Latin
America. The company and its affiliates serve over 65 destinations around the
world through an extensive network that offers full connectivity within Latin
America, while also linking the region with North America, Europe and the
South Pacific, as well as 63 additional international destinations through its
various alliances. LAN Airlines and its affiliates have a leading position in
their respective domestic markets of Chile and Peru, an important presence in
the Argentinean domestic market, and recently began domestic operations in

    Currently, LAN Airlines and its affiliates operate one of the most modern
fleets in the world, with 84 passenger aircraft, and its cargo subsidiary, LAN
CARGO and its respective cargo affiliates, have a fleet of 11 freighters. The
company recently completed its short haul fleet renovation process by
acquiring new aircraft from the Airbus A320 family, enabling LAN to improve
its efficiency and to reduce significantly its CO2 emissions. The fleet
renovation is part of the company's commitment to the protection of the

    LAN is one of the few Investment Grade airlines in the world (BBB). The
company's world class quality standards enabled its membership in
oneworld(TM), the global alliance that encompasses the best airlines in the
world. For more information please visit or


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