Category: Spain

Norwegian set to enter Spanish domestic market 0

Norwegian set to enter Spanish domestic market

Norwegian has applied to serve a number of domestic routes in Spain as it continues to grow its network and hubs in the country. The routes initially applied for include Madrid to Tenerife South...

Kriber seeks to re-open Ciduad Real airport 0

Kriber seeks to re-open Ciduad Real airport

New Spanish startup carrier Kriber Airlines has made clear it plans to purchase the abandoned Ciudad Real airport in a bid to create a hub for passenger and cargo flights. The airport was opened...

IAG orders up to 220 Airbus A320. Vueling growth planned 0

IAG orders up to 220 Airbus A320. Vueling growth planned

International Airlines Group (IAG), which is the parent company of British Airways, Iberia and Vueling, has placed firm orders and options for 220 Airbus A320 aircraft. 120 of the aircraft are set to be...

Tassili Airlines launches France routes 0

Tassili Airlines launches France routes

Algeria’s recently-formed Tassili Airlines has started its first international services, with routes linking Bejaja to St. Etienne, and Jijel to Grenoble. The airline is planning further international expansion, with routes linking Algeria to Dubai,...

Scary runways around the world 0

Scary runways around the world

Faith Norris has written this run-down of some of the scariest runways around the world. How many have you flown to?   Scary Runways around the World Flying can be a turbulent experience for...

Norwegian to operate 787 flights in Europe 0

Norwegian to operate 787 flights in Europe

Norwegian plans to use its new Boeing 787 Dreamliners on routes to European destinations from both its Oslo and London Gatwick bases. Routes from Oslo include Alicante, Barcelona, Malaga, and Nice. Various destinations from...

SunExpress Leipzig Base 0

SunExpress Leipzig Base

One for the German spotters: SunExpress will base a Boeing 737-800 at Leipzig Halle Airport this summer. The Turkish airline will operate the aircraft on charter routes to Egypt, the Canary Islands, and Turkey....

Thomson 787 entry into service details 0

Thomson 787 entry into service details

With Thomson set to take delivery of their first Boeing 787 Dreamliner very soon (and become the first UK customer for the type), I thought I’d share some details on when they will be...

IAG orders Airbus A350 for British Airways 0

IAG orders Airbus A350 for British Airways

IAG, the owner of British Airways and Iberia, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to purchase 18 Airbus A350-1000 aircraft, plus 18 options. This move comes after speculation over whether an order for...

Iberia receives first Airbus A330 0

Iberia receives first Airbus A330

Iberia has taken delivery of its first Airbus A330 aircraft. The aircraft, EC-LUB – a -300 model – arrived at the airline’s Madrid Barajas hub today under a traditional water cannon salute. This is...