International Airlines Group to launch new long-haul carrier LEVEL

International Airlines Group is launching LEVEL – a new low cost long-haul airline brand. The carrier will take to the skies in June, with flights from Barcelona to Los Angeles, San Francisco (Oakland), Buenos Aires and Punta Cana. LEVEL will fly two new Airbus A330 aircraft branded in its own livery and fitted with 293 […]

IAG carries 100m passengers in 2016

International Airlines Group carried more than 100 million passengers in 2016, a record for the group. In total, Aer Lingus, British Airways, Iberia and Vueling carried 100,675,056 passengers which was up by 14 per cent compared to 2015. IAG chief executive, Willie Walsh, said: “This month, IAG celebrates its sixth birthday and our airlines continue […]

IAG to cut capital expenditure by $1.6B because of Brexit

IAG holding, controlling British Airways and Iberia, is planning on cutting its capital expenditure by $1.6 billion due to uncertainty that was caused by the decision of Britain to leave the European Union, according to the company’s CFO Enrique Dupuy. The company will also rethink the last orders for Boeing and Airbus aircraft, while at […]