Star Alliance’s roster of airlines will decline in the second quarter of next year, when Brazilian carrier TAM joins Oneworld. The decision by TAM’s parent company Latam Airlines Group had been expected as Chilean regulators had required that TAM not be a member of the same alliance as AviancaTaca Holdings when they approved last year’s merger between TAM and LAN Airlines. Latam had considered leaving TAM unaligned while maintaining LAN’s relationship with Oneworld, but the parent ...


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