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Day: 2 August 2016

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LATAM Launches Dedicated Olympics Operations

With launch of the Olympic games this Friday, LATAM Airlines Brazil has launched over 100 initiatives to make the trip easier on athletes and international visitors.

The airline’s focus is on efficient support for fans and delegations, to ensure continued high service standards during the months of August and September, on-time performance and safety.

LATAM expects to serve 25% of air travellers to the games and 30% of the up to 4,500 Paralympic athletes.

The company is investing R$20 million in operational improvements, with R$15 million allocated for “special operational initiatives” and R$5 million on “resolving contingencies.”