Alitalia employees are holding a 24-hour strike on Friday July 24th over claims that the company has not provided adequate guarantees for the security of around 1,000 jobs after their contracts expire next February.
The company has cancelled about 15 per cent of its short- and medium-range flights on 24 July, describing the cancellations as “disrespectful” to passengers and colleagues.
If you believe your flight may be affected by this strike, please contact your BMC Travel consultant.
The Latam Airlines Group will operate direct flights between Barcelona and Sao Paulo from 2nd October, and will have three weekly frequencies and expects to transport about 60,000 passengers per year.
The new route between Barcelona-El Prat and Sao Paulo-Guarulhos will be operated by Tam Airlines from the Latam Airlines Group, and it will be covered with a Boeing 767 with capacity for 231 passengers.
Renfe plans to start offering wireless service, free Internet access, on board of its AVE trains at the end of this year, according to the president of the company, Pablo Vazquez.
The operator hopes to provide a free basic service for all travelers, and another payment 'premium service', with higher-capacity connections, such as those that facilitate audiovisual content.
Iberia On Business program offers the opportunity to enjoy advantages on all flights operated by the Iberia Group, British Airways and American Airlines. When purchasing your flights, Iberia offers two options: get points On Business, either access a direct discount on the price.
Lufthansa Technik experts will equip the aircraft 100th of its fleet of A320 with a vortex generator to reduce the noise over the coming weeks.
Iberia Express airline has launched the 'Slim Seat' on its aircraft, thinner seats that will increase the available space for each passenger, and also as they are lighter, they will represent savings in fuel and CO2 emissions.