LAN Airlines, (NYSE: LFL), South America's premier air carrier celebrates 50 years of operation to the United States in August, 2008. Over the last five decades, LAN has expanded its services to become one of the leading airlines in the world. LAN Airlines has been a member of oneworld - the world's leading quality global airline alliance- since 2000 and currently connects over 40 destinations in North America with South America. As evidence to LAN's leadership and dedication to outstanding service, in 2007 alone, the airline received seven international awards, including being named "South America's Leading Airline" by the World Travel Awards and "Best Airline in South America and the Caribbean" for the 7th time by the Official Airline Guide in 2008.
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