Articles Tagged ‘MAD’
Heathrow becomes airport #50 for 787; average sector 3,400km – 25% of its 15,000km range capability!
Most of the eight airlines operating the Boeing 787 are keeping them close to base while they build-up familiarity with the new airframe. At 5,245 kilometres, Qatar Airways’ Doha to London 787 route which touched down for the first time on 14 December, is only using around one-third of the aircraft’s 15,000 kilometre range capability.
Hands up airport business development managers if Air Canada’s network planners have told you in the past that without a first-class market they won’t fly long-haul into your airport? Well that problem has gone away this week following the launch of its all-leisure, discount carrier “rouge.”
Boliviana de Aviacion inaugurates services on the ex-Aerosur route from Santa Cruz Viru Viru to Madrid.
Air Europa commences services from Madrid to Santa Cruz Viru Viru in Bolivia; adds flights to Brussels.
Ryanair now flies 20 new routes; adds five services to Vilnius.
Air Europa starts high-frequency services from Madrid to Valencia to be operated by Helitt Líneas Aéreas.
Air Europa now flies from Spain’s capital airport Madrid Barajas to Bilbao.
Air Europa of SkyTeam now flies from Madrid Barajas Airport in Spain to Oujda in eastern Morocco.
Iberia adds two destinations in West Africa from Madrid; adds services from Palma de Mallorca to Perpignan
Iberia starts flying from Madrid to Nouakchott in Mauretania via Las Palmas, and to Accra in Ghana; adds flights from Palma de Mallorca to Perpignan
Iberia Express launched two new routes from Madrid Barajas Airport to Riga in Latvia and Mykonos in Greece.
easyJet now flies to Faro in Portugal’s Algarve from Basel in Switzerland.
Air Europa now flies from Madrid Barajas Airport in Spain to Banjul in the Gambia.