WASHINGTON, June 18 (Xinhua) – The US Department of Transportation announced a $ 450,000 fine on Copa Airlines after it was found to be inactive. An illegal one.

Copa Airlines conducted a flight carrying passengers between Venezuela, what the US called illegal activity, and ordered the company to end such activities in the future.

The US has banned carriers from traveling between the United States and Venezuela since May 2019, but since then it has sold up to 5,000 flights and He has flown around 15,000 passengers.

Edit: Sun Lee