Properties, Plant and Equipment
Our main facilities are located near the international Comodoro Arturo Merino Benítez Airport. The complex includes offices, conference rooms and training facilities, dining rooms and simulation cabins used for crew instruction. Our corporate offices are located in a more central area of Santiago, Chile.
Our Maintenance base is located in the grounds of the International Comodoro Arturo Merino Benítez Airport. These facilities include our aircraft hangar, warehouses, workshops and offices, and parking space for parking up to 30 short-range aircraft or 10 long-range aircraft.
We have a flight training center right beside the International Comodoro Arturo Merino Benítez Airport. We also developed a recreational facility for our employees, with the support of Airbus. The facility, denominated “LAN Park”, is located in an area of our property near the International Comodoro Arturo Merino Benítez Airport.
TAM’s main facilities are located in São Paulo, in the hangars located in and around the Congonhas Airport. At the Congonhas Airport, TAM leases hangars which belong to INFRAERO (Local Airport Administrator). The Services Academy is located approximately at 2.5 km from the Congonhas Airport; it is separate property owned by LATAM Airlines Brazil exclusively dedicated to the areas of selection, medical care, training and simulations.
LATAM Airlines Brazil maintains offices and hangars at the Congonhas Airport, which also include the areas of aircraft maintenance and procurement and logistics of aeronautical materials. In addition, LATAM Airlines Brazil has its aircraft maintenance facilities (MRO) in São Carlos (Brazil), which can serve up to eight aircraft simultaneously and comprises 22 technical component-workshops.
In Sao Paulo, LATAM Airlines Brazil has other facilities, such as the commercial center, the uniforms building, the Morumbi Office Tower and the call center building. Additionally, in São Paulo, LATAM Airlines Brazil has subsidiaries’ offices owned by the group, such as Multiplus and LATAM Travel.
LATAM has facilities at the Miami International Airport, rented out to them by the airport through a concession agreement. Such facilities include a corporate building of 4,150 m², cargo holds (including a refrigeration area) of around 35,300 m², and an aircraft parking platform of around 72,700 m², as well as fully equipped offices. Additionally, during 2015, the Company opened its first maintenance hangar in Miami, with an area of 6,140 m² for aircraft maintenance and adjacent infrastructure (workshop, stores and offices). The project entailed a final investment of US$ 16.4 million, funded 100% by the company.
Moreover, LATAM keeps lease contracts through airport concessions, administrative and sale offices, hangars and areas of maintenance in Argentina, Colombia, Ecuador and Peru.