Chilean antitrust tribunal TDLC approved the merger of Chile's LAN Airlines and Brazil's TAM Wednesday, though it cautioned that the carriers must agree to a number of conditions before combining under LATAM Airlines Group, the single holding company that will own them both. LATAM will operate passenger and cargo flights to 115 destinations in 23 countries with more than 280 aircraft. It will employ more than 40,000 workers. The airlines plan to maintain independent brands ...

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