Work Area: Aviation

LatAm airport group goes shopping for duty-free assets in Uruguay

Bomchil in Buenos Aires has helped Argentine-founded airport operator Corporación America Airports (CAAP) purchase a minority stake in Uruguayan duty-free retailer Navinten from Swiss counterpart Avolta.

22 February 2024

Chilean airport concessionaire gets US$75 million financing

Larrain y Asociados has helped Banco del Estado de Chile grant a credit facility worth US$75 million to local airport concessionaire Sociedad Concesionaria Aeropuerto de Arica.

20 February 2024

US aviation group buys controlling stake in Mexico’s Aerocharter

Two DLA Piper LLP offices have helped Texas-based airport ground services company PrimeFlight Aviation Services acquire a controlling stake in Mexican counterpart Aerocharter.

19 February 2024

Chile’s JetSMART launches domestic flights in Colombia

Chilean airline JetSMART has relied on Cuatrecasas (Colombia) to launch a new set of flight operations in Colombia.

31 January 2024

Mexico City airport trust gets four tender offers off the ground

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in New York and Greenberg Traurig (Mexico) have advised The Mexico City Airport Trust (MEXCAT) in its launch of four separate tender offers to buy back US$480 million worth of existing debt.

17 January 2024

NHM Advogados boosts IP and aviation groups with counsel hires

NHM – Nogueira, Haret, Melo & Maroli Advogados has hired two counsel to strengthen its intellectual property and aviation law offerings, including a former Johnson & Johnson in-house lawyer.

10 November 2023

Azul settles restructuring with US$370 million offering

Three Shearman & Sterling LLP offices, seven White & Case LLP offices, and Pinheiro Neto Advogados and Nantes Mello Advogados, both in São Paulo, have helped Azul issue US$370 million worth of notes, allowing the Brazilian airline to complete the restructuring of its obligations with several stakeholders.

12 October 2023

ROBALINO helps Cargolux resume flights to Ecuador

ROBALINO has helped Luxembourg-based cargo airline Cargolux resume its flights to Ecuador after it suspended its activity in the country during the covid-19 pandemic.

27 September 2023

PAGBAM opens LatAm desk in Uruguay and adds partner

Argentine Elite firm Pérez Alati, Grondona, Benites & Arntsen (PAGBAM) has promoted a counsel to partner and head of its newly launched Latin America desk in Uruguay, where it has also opened an office.

09 August 2023

Viva Aerobus launches Bogotá-Monterrey service

Cuatrecasas (Colombia) has helped Mexican airline Viva Aerobus launch a route between Bogotá and Monterrey.

07 July 2023

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