Posted on: 08 October 2013 by Mark Howells
Lima-based LC Peru has joined the Regional Airline Association as the 28th airline member.
With more than 350 employees, the Bombardier Dash 8 and Twin Otter operator serves 325,000 passengers annually on 13,500 flights. Established in 1993, LC Peru plays a critical role in connecting both business and pleasure travellers to eight destinations in Peru, including, Cajamarca, Huanuco, Tingo Maria, Ayacucho, Andahuaylas, Jauja, Huaraz and Pisco. In addition, LC Peru has a non-scheduled operation to several private airports for important local gas and oil companies.
"Our international reach continues to grow, and we are very pleased to welcome LC Peru to the RAA family,” commented says RAA president Roger Cohen. “With all members delivering safe, professional and reliable service to nearly 600 communities across the nation, we look forward to sharing our best practices with our newest member."
"With a changing regulatory environment and our strategic presence in the growing Peruvian aviation market, we felt it was the right time to reach out to RAA for additional important resources as our operation continues to expand,” explained LC Peru president & CEO Carlos Carmona. “Our upcoming IOSA certification will allow LC Peru to pursue new opportunities. Becoming a member of RAA will contribute to our growth, and we will be able to share our experiences and capture new ideas from the other airline and associate members.”