The Star Alliance is taking a wait-and-see approach toward its Latin American membership base. The CEOs of several Star Alliance members attending the Chief Executive Board (CEB) meeting in Addis Ababa said there is no plan to reverse the decision to admit Avianca-Taca as a member next year, even though that could mean the alliance will lose its largest member in the region, TAM Brazil. With LAN and TAM merging, the two airlines will have to decide on a single alliance within two years. ...

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