Emirates Boeing777-200LR Emirates 

Emirates received authorization to fly to Mexico via Barcelona

The airline based in the United Arab Emirates plans to start a route between Dubai and Mexico with a stopover in Barcelona before the end of the year. Emirates reported that the Minister of Development and the Secretary of State for Infrastructure, Transport and Housing of Mexico authorized the airline to operate flights between Mexico City and Dubai with a stopover in Barcelona. In turn, the General Directorate of Civil Aviation of Spain granted the fifth freedom to the company, which will allow it to transport passengers and cargo between…

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Iberia A330-200 Barcelona-El Prat Intl. Airport Iberia 

Iberia will have workers strike in late December

Workers of the Spanish airline in Barcelona will paralyze their tasks for four hours between the 21st and the 24th of this month. Numerous Iberia workers who work at Barcelona-El Prat International Airport have called a strike for December 21, 22, 23 and 24, where they will paralyze all their activities for a period of 4 hours in different time zones of each day. The reason for the strike is based on the “lack of dialogue” on the part of the airline, according to UGT, the majority union. The workers…

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Madrid and Barcelona airports will have free express parking

The free parking time will be for fifteen minutes. It will enter service in 2018. During the first quarter of next year, the free Express Parking will come into service at the Spanish airports of Madrid-Barajas (MAD) and Barcelona-El Prat (BCN). The service consists of providing a car parking area in the area where passengers leave or enter the terminal. The period that includes free parking is fifteen minutes. For times longer than that period, AENA, the Spanish company that manages the most important airports in the country, recommends using…

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Barcelona-El Prat Barcelona-El Prat Intl. Airport Norwegian 

Norwegian leaves three routes from Barcelona

The low cost airline will stop flying to Bilbao, Palma de Mallorca and Birmingham. Norwegian interrupts three routes currently operating from the Barcelona-El Prat Airport (BCN), in Spain, mainly to allocate resources to other more productive routes. The flights between Barcelona and the airports of Bilbao (BIO) and Palma de Mallorca (PMI) stop operating on Saturday 28 October. Meanwhile, Norwegian also leaves the route between the Catalan capital and Birmingham-West Midlands International Airport (BHX), being one of the last airlines to finish operations in that airport of the United Kingdom.…

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