Lufthansa recently began its new non-stop service between Frankfurt and Panama with five flights a week operating from Tocumen Airport.
From a statement issued by Lufthansa:
“Lufthansa commenced its new non-stop service between Frankfurt and Panama City today. Flight LH 484 departed from Frankfurt (FRA) at 10:15 local time and is scheduled to arrive at the Aeropuerto Internacional de Tocumen in Panama City (PTY) at 16:40 local time this afternoon. Eastbound flight LH 485 will leave Panama City at 18:45 local time this evening and is due to land in Frankfurt at 11:35 local time tomorrow (3 March). Lufthansa will be operating a five-times-weekly service on the new route all year round.”
Under the new accord, Lufthansa passengers can fly with Star Alliance partner Copa Airlines from Panama City to any of 73 destinations in Ecuador, Venezuela, Peru, and Costa Rica, many of them bookable under Lufthansa flight numbers. In return, Copa Airlines flyers gain access to the global network of the Lufthansa Group, currently connecting to 261 destinations in 101 countries.