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Lufthansa to launch direct flight to Panama

Lufthansa airlines.
Lufthansa airlines. Image by BriYYZ / CC BY-SA 2.0

German airline Lufthansa is poised to launch flights between Frankfurt and Panama City in November 2015. Flights will be nonstop and run five times a week, with a flight time of 12 hours 25 minutes. The airline is also expanding its partnership with local Panamanian airline Copa to offer its customers add-on flights to more than 50 destinations in Central and South America, and the Caribbean, including Peru, Ecuador, Costa Rica, Nicaragua and Guatemala. Read more: breakingtravelnews.com