Breaking Travel News

Iberia News

Iberia and NH Hoteles join forces

Iberia and NH Hoteles join forces

28 July 2012 Airline News Hotel News

Iberia and NH Hoteles have signed a framework agreement for institutional collaboration under which they commit to working together to develop initiatives designed to enhance the range of products and services offered to both companies’ customers.

Iberia and Sixt rent a car cooperation

Iberia and Sixt rent a car cooperation

16 July 2012 Press Release Car Rental News

Travels to Spain and South America have just become even more affordable: Sixt, one of the leaders in car rental, has launched a partnership with Spanish airline Iberia, market leader for flights between Europe and Latin America.

Iberia creates frequent flyer programme for children

Iberia creates frequent flyer programme for children

22 June 2012 Press Release Airline News

Iberia has just launched a frequent flyers’ programme for its youngest passengers. The “Iberia Plus Kids” card is for children aged 2 to 11 who don’t qualify for the standard Iberia Plus card, and it enables them to enjoy all the advantages of the programme offered to older members by Iberia and its partners. These include a personal profile on www.iberia.com, the right to earn and redeem Avios, and access to Iberia Plus products and services.

Iberia announces new measures to reduce costs and raise productivity

Iberia announces new measures to reduce costs and raise productivity

19 April 2012 Press Release Airline News

Iberia today announced plans to implement a series of measures aimed at making the airline more competitive and strengthening its position in a period marked by weak demand, high fuel prices, and fierce competition. This position has been aggravated seriously by the strikes held since December by the SEPLA pilots union which have cost the company some three million euros per strike day.

Pilot strike grounds flights at Iberia

Pilot strike grounds flights at Iberia

10 April 2012 Airline News

As many as 150 flights have been grounded at Spanish flag-carrier Iberia as pilots begin protests against the launch of low-cost carrier Iberia Express. Up to 30 days of strikes are planned, with Iberia taking the matter to the Spanish High Court in an attempt to minimise disruption.

Iberia launches legal challenge against pilot strikes

Iberia launches legal challenge against pilot strikes

3 April 2012 Airline News

Spanish flag-carrier Iberia has petitioned courts in Spain in an attempt to prevent pilots from taking further industrial action. Pilots union SEPLA has called 30 days of strikes later this year to protest against the recent launch of low-cost carrier Iberia Express.

Leap year strike sees 131 flights cancelled at Iberia

Leap year strike sees 131 flights cancelled at Iberia

27 February 2012 Airline News

Spanish flag-carrier Iberia has been forced to cancel 131 flights on February 29th as pilots prepare to walk out on strike. Departures from across Spain and Europe have been cancelled as pilots continue to protest about the Spanish flag carrier’s plans to launch a new low-cost carrier.