Articles Tagged ‘MAD’

Ryanair launches new base at Budapest Airport

Ryanair launches new base at Budapest Airport

Ryanair launches new routes from Budapest Airport as the low-cost airline establishes a base at the airport after Malev’s recent demise.

Spanair collapse good for the routes of Vueling, Air Europa and Iberia, bad for Star Alliance

Spanair collapse good for the routes of Vueling, Air Europa and Iberia, bad for Star Alliance

Spanair’s much publicised bankruptcy has left Star Alliance without a Spanish carrier, but which member now has the biggest Spanish presence? Which airlines competed on Spanair’s top routes? And which route announcements had Spanair’s main competitor already made that targeted the weak airline?

Air Europa launches new routes from Madrid to Milan and Amsterdam

Air Europa launches new routes from Madrid to Milan and Amsterdam

Air Europa now flies to Milan Malpensa Airport and Amsterdam Airport Schiphol from its base at Madrid Barajas.


Vueling adds Copenhagen to network (but from Madrid)

Vueling adds Copenhagen to network (but from Madrid)

Vueling starts operating some of Iberia’s flights between Madrid and Copenhagen for winter season only. Marks first venture into Denmark.

Iberia launches new route to Glasgow from Madrid

Iberia launches new route to Glasgow from Madrid

Iberia now flies to Glasgow Airport in Scotland with Air Nostrum’s aircraft from its hub in Madrid.

easyJet launches new route from Manchester to Madrid

easyJet launches new route from Manchester to Madrid

easyJet links bases in Spain and UK with four weekly flights. Competes directly with Iberia and Ryanair.


Iberia launches two new international routes from Madrid

Iberia launches two new international routes from Madrid

Iberia now flies from Madrid to Manchester in the UK and Luanda’s Quatro de Fevereiro Airport in Angola.

Vueling ventures into Germany; new Berlin route from Madrid one of three new routes starting this winter

Vueling ventures into Germany; new Berlin route from Madrid one of three new routes starting this winter

Spanish LCC adds two new routes from Madrid (Amsterdam and Berlin) and connects Paris Orly with Zurich. Reveals 13 new routes from Barcelona for next summer.

SkyWork extends its network from Bern in Switzerland with three international routes

SkyWork extends its network from Bern in Switzerland with three international routes

SkyWork launched three new services from the Swiss capital Berne to Amsterdam Schiphol, Budapest and Madrid Barajas.


Transaero launches new routes from Moscow to Madrid and Amman

Transaero launches new routes from Moscow to Madrid and Amman

Transaero Airlines now flies from Moscow Domodedovo Airport to both Madrid in Spain and Amman in Jordan.

Iberia's focus on Latin American routes quantified; USA bigger than domestic market from Madrid by ASKs

Iberia’s focus on Latin American routes quantified; USA bigger than domestic market from Madrid by ASKs

Following our recent examination of British Airways our attention now turns to fellow IAG member Iberia. How important is its Madrid hub? Which are the leading country markets from Madrid? And the leading routes (by ASKs)? And which new destinations have been added recently?

Medallion Air launches a new route from Constanta to Madrid

Medallion Air launches a new route from Constanta to Madrid

Medallion Air now flies to Madrid every two weeks from Constanta on the Romanian Black Sea coast.