Articles tagged “copa airlines”

Interview: Copa Airlines CEO on Building the ‘Hub of the Americas’ in Panama

Interview: Copa Airlines CEO on Building the ‘Hub of the Americas’ in Panama

Brian Sumers, Skift

Panama's Copa Airlines is not well-known in most of North America, but it's among the most profitable airlines in the Americas. Its secret? Like Southwest Airlines, it keeps its model simple.

6 months ago

Foreign Airline CEOs Say They See No Trump Slump on U.S. Routes

Foreign Airline CEOs Say They See No Trump Slump on U.S. Routes

Brian Sumers, Skift

It's amazing how resilient U.S. tourism is. Europeans flock to America during the summer, and while anecdotal evidence suggests some travelers may be altering their plans because of politics, many airlines say they're having no trouble filling seats.

6 months ago

Emirates Presses Pause on Panama Hub Plan Until More Agreements in Place

Emirates Presses Pause on Panama Hub Plan Until More Agreements in Place

Andrea Rothman, Bloomberg

Fitting that the country which connecting the world via its canal may now connect Latin America with some of the world's fastest growing markets by air.

2 years ago

Copa, Panama’s National Carrier, Woos American Business Travelers

Copa, Panama’s National Carrier, Woos American Business Travelers

Grant Martin, Skift

Between its status match program and its Star Alliance reach, Copa is a strong consideration for any savvy American business traveler.

2 years ago

Venezuela May Have a Deal That Will Keep Airlines From Fleeing

Venezuela May Have a Deal That Will Keep Airlines From Fleeing

Fabiola Sanchez, Associated Press

We don't see Venezuela's current government as being capable of keeping airlines around.

4 years ago

Fiji Airways CEO bolts post to head Silver Airways and workers are thrilled

Dennis Schaal, Skift

Air Pacific's rebranding as Fiji Air is inspiring, but it's hard to see a non-bumpy path to success for a leader who can't manage labor. Just ask Tom Horton.

5 years ago