TAM Director of Institutional Relations Paulo Castello Branco has thrown cold water on recent reports that TAM is set to join one of the three major airline alliances. Speaking to reporters at last week's ALTA Latin American Airline Leaders Forum in Cancun, Branco joked that "Everyone wants to marry TAM and we just want a date." He explained that the carrier is interested only in airline-to-airline agreements on specific routes and declined to speculate on when it might reconsider its ...

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