International Airlines Group News

New head of alliance for Vueling

New head of alliance for Vueling

8 September 2017 Airline News

Vueling has appointed Nick Ashton to the role of head of alliances. The newly created position, linked to Vueling Next, has a remit to maximise existing relationships and develop the company’s alliances strategy with a focus on customer experience and commercial optimisation.

Soaring profits at International Airlines Group in first half of 2017

Soaring profits at International Airlines Group in first half of 2017

28 July 2017 Press Release Airline News

International Consolidated Airlines Group has reported second quarter operating profit of €805 million before exceptional items for the six months to June 30th. Passenger unit revenue at the group - which operates Iberia and British Airways - for the quarter was up 1.5 per cent, or four per cent at constant currency.

IAG orders new aircraft for Level

IAG orders new aircraft for Level

24 July 2017 Airline News

International Airlines Group is converting three Airbus A330-200 long-haul aircraft options into firm orders for Level, its new low cost long-haul airline brand which started operations in early June.

Iberia places order for 20 Airbus A320neo aircraft

Iberia places order for 20 Airbus A320neo aircraft

28 June 2017 Airline News

Iberia chairman Luis Gallego has disclosed that the Spanish airline has made a firm order to acquire 20 new Airbus A320neo aircraft to modernise its short- and medium-haul fleet. The aircraft will be delivered from the first half of 2018 through 2021.

Level flights go live on Vueling website

Level flights go live on Vueling website

1 May 2017 Airline News

Flights on Level can now be booked via the website of its sister airline Vueling in addition to flylevel.com. Customers from across Vueling’s 137 European destinations can book flights to the airline’s home base at Barcelona which connect onto Level’s long-haul network with a single ticket.

Iberia expands Madrid-Barcelona air bridge with Vueling partnership

Iberia expands Madrid-Barcelona air bridge with Vueling partnership

13 February 2017 Airline News

Iberia has unveiled its new walk-on air shuttle service between Madrid and Barcelona, known as the Puente Aéreo. The airline hopes the redesigned service will maintain its existing advantages, while adding flexibility, new facilities for customers, and more flights to choose from, thanks to the agreement reached with Vueling to operate this route jointly.