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Panama’s Tocumen International Airport (PTY) is affectionately known as “the Hub of the Americas” because of its strategic location and the country’s constant industrial and commercial growth. Panama City is becoming a much more interesting option as a destination and/or headquarter for business or pleasure trips.
Every year, dozens of airlines sign contracts with Panamanian authorities in order to have direct flights from prominent cities to PTY. In the past few years, direct flights to/from New Jersey, Toronto and Los Angeles have been inaugurated and as of 2012 there are plans to offer direct flights from Japan, Australia and the UAE.
At the moment the following airlines offer direct flights to Panama City from various destinations:
Dutch Antilles Express