COPA CEO Pedro Heilbron says if his carrier's bid for majority equity in Avianca goes through (DAILY, April 19), the Avianca brand would be maintained as a "most valuable asset," and said that within a year's time major changes would be made to consolidate the new Avianca, strengthen its growth and make full use of its work force. "Through our successful alliance with Continental, we have introduced bold changes, new aircraft and attractive programs for frequent flyers and other ...


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