IAG Cargo is launching a new route to Santiago, Chile from London Heathrow. The service will begin this winter.
The new service will run four times a week, to and from Santiago, and has a capacity of upto 3,360 tonnes.
From this summer, the company will also be running direct flights from Madrid to San Juan in Puerto Rico, and from London Gatwick to San Jose, Costa Rica and Lima in Peru.
“This new route adds to our expanding network in Latin America,” said Camilo Garcia, head of sales, at IAG Cargo. “With perishables and pharmaceutical goods being key export commodities for this region.
“Our next generation aircraft with temperature control in the hold ensures that our time and temperature sensitive products are delivered in optimum condition for our customers”.