Top News on Grupo TACA

  • Both Avianca-TACA and Copa to join Star Alliance


    Both Avianca-TACA and Panama's Copa Airlines have been accepted as new members of Star Alliance, giving the group a powerful presence in Latin America.


  • Other News for Grupo TACA

  • TACA Peru adds first E-190, plans more domestic expansion


    <p>TACA Peru is planning further domestic expansion in the second half of this year with additional routes and...


  • Star acceptance of Avianca-TACA excludes Avianca Brazil for now


    <p>Avianca Brazil, previously known as OceanAir, has not yet been accepted to join the Star Alliance along with its...


  • Both Avianca-TACA and Copa to join Star Alliance


    Both Avianca-TACA and Panama's Copa Airlines have been accepted as new members of Star Alliance, giving the group a...


  • News Listings for Grupo TACA

  • ALTA: Latin American sector must keep pace with peers – Iglesias

    News | 13 Nov 2014 11:19 | Max Kingsley-Jones

    Eduardo Iglesias has spent his first year at ALTA's helm getting closer to members and industry stakeholders to gain a fuller understanding of the issues and challenges facing the airlines of Latin America and the Caribbean – and it is the latter region's carriers that have been subject to particular attention during the last 12 months.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ALTA-Latin-American-sector-must-keep-pace-with-peers-Iglesias-405971/
  • Aeroman evaluates move into widebody MRO

    News | 26 Apr 2013 17:01 | Michael Gubisch

    El Salvadoran MRO provider Aeroman is preparing for an ownership change following the bankruptcy of its Canadian sister operation, Aveos Fleet Performance,...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Aeroman-evaluates-move-into-widebody-MRO-385228/
  • Strategy Awards: Finance

    News | 19 Jul 2011 00:01 | David Knibb

    Merging any two businesses is complicated enough, but when both are airline groups and each has its own complexities about who owns what and how much it...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Strategy-Awards-Finance-359844/
  • Ownership: finding a new frontier

    News | 18 Apr 2011 16:45 | David Knibb

    Faced with the slow pace of liberalisation, the airline industry has spawned a backdoor approach to help carriers expand their brand outside their own bordershttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Ownership-finding-a-new-frontier-355692/
  • TACA Peru adds first E-190, plans more domestic expansion

    News | 03 Feb 2011 09:50 | Brendan Sobie

    <p>TACA Peru is planning further domestic expansion in the second half of this year with additional routes and aircraft.</p><p>The Avianca-TACA subsidiary has...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/TACA-Peru-adds-first-E-190-plans-more-domestic-expansion-352714/
  • Interview: TACA chief executive Roberto Kriete

    News | 19 Jan 2011 16:34 | Brendan Sobie

    <P><B><I></I></B><B><I>Af</I></B><B><I>ter steering dramatic expansion and consolidation at TACA, Roberto Kriete kicked up a gear in 2009 when he engineered a merger with Avianca - linking with another of Latin America's well-known aviation families, the Efromovichs, writes Brendan Sobie in Panama City</I></B><B><I></I></B><B><I> </I></B></P> <P>The sound of a helicopter powering up blares from the mobile phone of Roberto Kriete. The long-time executive and owner of Central American airline grouping Grupo TACA politely excuses himself and, when he is ready to resume the interview, explains his unusual choice of ring tone. Kriete says aviation is in his blood, having dedicated 30 years to transforming TACA from a tiny flag carrier with three aircraft and an annual revenue stream of $35 million into an airline group that was generating $1 billion in revenues before its merger one year ago with Colombia's Avianca.</P> <P> <TABLE style="WIDTH: 445px" cellSpacing=0 cellPadding=0 align=cehttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Interview-TACA-chief-executive-Roberto-Kriete-352061/