AA is the leader from the US to Latin America, with a strong presence throughout the region. Routes out of AA
hub extend to just about every city in Latin America and many, many islands in the caribbean, plus AA
has a very large operation in San Juan.
is a strong second, with service to many cities in Mexico (a lot of ERJ service out of IAH
) and is especially strong in Central America, but they still have a way to go on the South American continental and cannot match AA
's coverage of the caribbean.
US is increasing its presence in the region with its just announced plans for a latin american gateway out of FLL
, in addition to existing services from CLT
, and DL
is showing more and more interest in the region with additional flights from ATL
to Sao Paolo and the intention of re-starting service to Buenos Aires and hopefully Rio.