LAN and TAM resume flights to New York (JFK) due to improved weather conditions

LAN and TAM inform that due to improved weather conditions, all flights to New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) will resume.

United States, January 27, 2015 08:00

The Company also informs passengers that flights departing from New York may still experience delays or cancelations. Therefore, LAN and TAM encourage all passengers traveling to or from the city of New York (JFK) to continue to check their flight itinerary by checking the Flight Status option on www.lan.com or by checking the www.tamairlines.com website.

LAN and TAM are constantly monitoring developing weather conditions, and we hope that by tomorrow, all flights will begin operating normally due to improved weather conditions in New York.

The canceled and /or rescheduled flights are:

Flight

Date

Origin - Destination

Status

LA533

January 27

New York - Santiago

Canceled (special flight at 22:00)

JJ8079

January 27

Nueva York - Río de Janeiro

Canceled (special flight at 22:00)

JJ8103

January 27

New York - Sao Paulo

Canceled (special flight at 18:00 and 20:00)

JJ8081

January 27

New York - Sao Paulo

Canceled (special flight at 18:00 and 20:00)

XL539

January 27

New York - Guayaquil

Delayed (departing at 00:00 January 28)

LA2531

January 27

New York - Lima

Delayed (departing at 11:00 January 28)

 

Changes and Refunds 


Passengers with tickets issued on/before January 25, for travel January 26 and 27 to/from /via New York (JFK) may qualify for one of the following options without penalty:


A)    Change of date/flight: Subject to cabin availability to fly up to 20 days after the original departure date of existing flights*
This change may be made simultaneously to the departure and return. If the change is requested after this date, it will be subject to class availability and must observe all other rules governing the fare paid and ticket validity. 
B)    Change of destination: No penalty, subject to all relevant fare differentials and ticket validity.
C)    Refund: Passengers who have not used their ticket will be 100% refunded. In tickets where the ticket was used, passengers will be partially refunded for the portions of their ticket not flown. 
Those wishing to reschedule their trip may do so through LAN and TAM’s Contact Center by calling 1-866-435-9526. 
LAN and TAM encourage passengers traveling to/from/via New York (JFK) to check www.lan.com and www.tamairlines.com where the most updated information can be found. 
All other LAN and TAM flights will continue to operate normally.