International Airlines Group News

Avis Budget Group expands IAG partnership

Avis Budget Group expands IAG partnership

20 October 2017 Airline News Car Rental News

Avis Budget Group and International Airlines Group have renewed and expanded their global partnership. As part of the exclusive multi-year deal, Avis Car Rental and Budget Car Rental will be the only car rental brands available for booking through British Airways, Iberia and Iberia Express.

IAG launches Vueling Club to frequent fliers

IAG launches Vueling Club to frequent fliers

13 October 2017 Airline News

Vueling has announced the launch of its new customer loyalty programme, Vueling Club, in partnership with Avios. The new programme replaces Vueling’s previous Punto programme and offers members new benefits including free flights and more ways to get points from travel and everyday purchases.

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.