A LATAM 767-300 landing in Miami. (Photo: AirlineGeeks | William Derrickson)

LATAM Backs Off and Cancels Planned Munich Route

In November 2018, LATAM cheerfully announced flights between Sao Paulo and Munich as part of its fierce European expansion plan from its hub in the Brazilian metropolis that aims to position Sao Paulo as a key transit point for passengers between South America and Europe.  However, after unpromising sale forecasts, the airline announced it would not be commencing service to Munich due to excess capacity from the capital of the Bavaria region. Flights would have commenced on June 25, 2019,…