Mexicana yesterday accepted a formal invitation to join the oneworld alliance, giving the group 11 members and a second Latin American foothold; LAN Airlines joined in 2000. Iberia will be the sponsor carrier for Mexicana and its Click Mexicana subsidiary as it targets 2009 membership. "For Mexicana, joining oneworld will strengthen its competitive offering and its financial position. For oneworld, adding Mexicana will expand the alliance's network in Mexico and Central America and enable it ...

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