Iberia

IAG to further lower price of Air Europa purchase

International Airlines Group (IAG) and the struggling Air Europa reportedly reached an agreement for a reduced purchase price of less than half of the initial €1 billion. ...


Iberia airlines adopts A330 conversion to “preighter”

Iberia Airlines announced the launch of its Airbus A330 “preighter”, the company's first passenger to freighter conversion....


First female name on Iberia’s Airbus A320neo

To show the importance and contribution to aviation by women, Iberia Airlines named it’s A320neo in honor of the first Spanish female pilot. Currently, 85 women work as pilots for Spanish national car...


Qatar Airways to seat two directors on IAG executive board

To gain the approval of its largest single shareholder, International Airlines Group (IAG) is looking at accepting two representatives from Qatar Airways onto their executive board....


IAG looks to save $704 million on Air Europa deal

International Airlines Group (IAG), parent to Aer Lingus, British Airways, Iberia, and others, is reportedly negotiating to acquire Air Europa, owned by Globalia, for half its original price ($1.17B)....


IAG set to lose $1.6 billion on fuel-hedging alone

While low oil prices are something to celebrate, the shockingly-low prices have now become a worry for airlines, as they hedged on the very wrong side of the fence....


IAG’s CEO and founder Willie Walsh to step down

Willie Walsh, CEO of IAG, will step down from his position in March 2020, after nine years of service. He will be replaced by Luis Gallego, currently chief executive of Iberia....


International Airlines Group orders 200 Boeing 737 MAX

On Tuesday IAG and Boeing announced a deal that nobody did expect. IAG has signed a letter of intent to order 200 Boeing 737 MAX. However, the deal is questionable:...


IAG orders 14 Airbus brand new A321XLRs

International Airlines Group (IAG) placed a firm order for 14 of Airbus’ newest A321XLR aircraft at the Paris Air Show, on June 18, 2019....


IAG remains profitable despite difficult market environment

International Airlines Group (IAG) announced on May 10, 2019, that its profit after tax before exceptional items fell down to €70 million during the first quarter of 2019, a 62.6% decrease....