Panama City, Panama - May 20, 2011 - In support of the country's national sport, Copa Airlines has announced special fares and flight options so Panamanian soccer fans can travel to Barranquilla and Cartagena to root for Panama's Under-20 national team.
The airline will operate extra flights in addition to its regularly scheduled service from Panama to Barranquilla and Cartagena, to provide soccer fans with increased travel options. Copa will consider adding more flights, if demand exists.
The promotional fares are available on copaair.com, at all Copa Airlines sales outlets, through wholesalers and at travel agencies throughout the country. Information will be available on flexible combinations for return travel, as well as hotel promotions to give Panamanian fans more travel options.
Copa and TVMAX also launched a promotion to take 100 soccer fans free (Centurions of the Red Tide), where the best cheer composed by 100 people will travel free to Cartagena to see the Panama vs Austria game scheduled for July 29.