Iberia Express reestablishes its route Ibiza-Madrid from next March 29th, coinciding with the beginning of the summer 2015, with a daily frequency, representing an increase of its offer in the market by 78% over last year when they focused its operation in the high season, July and August.
Iberia has again committed itself firmly on their destinations in the US, with the reopening on next March 29th of its direct route to Boston and on March 30th of its flights to Los Angeles for this spring-summer season.
The works on the shuttle train between Barcelona’s city center and the airport of Barcelona El Prat will began in April and ending in 2018, following the agreement between the Department of Territory and Sustainability of the Generalitat and the Ministry of Public Works that unlocks the stranded bidding due to rail access to the Port of Barcelona and after almost two years after the Catalan authorities submit the proposal to the Central Government.
The airline continues its improvement plan for its business class, with greater comfort and privacy for passengers on European flights and two new lounges at Zurich airport.
Helka Aurora is the chosen name for the new design of one of the Boeing 757 of the Icelandair company within its campaign #MyStopover with which the airline has transformed one of its planes in "northern lights" that simulates the experience of seeing this atmospheric phenomenon during the flight.
On last Wednesday Vueling put up for sale the new route between Barcelona and Manchester Airport, a connection that will start operating on June 19th with four weekly frequencies.
The CCOO union has called several days of strikes in the handling company, Swissport Spain, during March and April after the collective bargaining agreement has become deadlocked, as has reported the majority union in the company.
United States plans to eliminate by the end of 2016 the requirement to fill out the customs form for visitors entering the country through its airports, announced by the White House, whose main objective is to "facilitate" entry formalities and reduce waiting times, making the travel experience "more welcoming, friendly and efficient for airline passengers”.
As result of industrial action by air traffic controllers in Italy, there will be some disruption to our services to/from Italy on Tuesday 17 February from 13:00 until 17:00. The airlines have proactively re-timed some services to avoid the four-hour strike period, and have been forced to cancel a small number of flights.
If you think that your flight could be affected by this strike, please contact your BMC Travel Business Travel Consultant.
The Councilor of the Presidency, Justice and Regional Government spokesman, Salvador Victoria, announced on last Thursday that it will put out to tender the construction of a private airport in El Álamo for business flights.
Victoria has indicated that the forecast opening of its first commercial aviation runway at El Alamo is due to the growth of passengers at the airport of Barajas and the economic growth in general.