Tag: LEVEL

MIA welcomes Barcelona service by LEVEL with “flying colors”

Miami-Dade County and LEVEL officials hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony at Miami International Airport on April 3 to celebrate the airline’s launch of Barcelona-Miami service, which made Miami the airline’s fifth U.S. destination and its only route in Florida. The event was also celebrated wit...

Iberia Express chief executive to take on same role at Level

Iberia Express chief executive to take on same role at Level

Fernando Candela - currently the chief executive of Iberia Express - is to become the new chief executive of Level, an airline also within the International Airlines Group (IAG).  He has been in his current role at Iberia Express for six years and was previously director of planning and manage...

IAG reports 20% pre-tax profit rise for the second quarter

IAG reports 20% pre-tax profit rise for the second quarter

The International Consolidated Airlines Group (IAG) has reported that it is yet to feel any Brexit effect as it reported a 20 per cent rise in pre-tax second quarter profit. The parent of British Airways, Iberia, Vueling, Aer Lingus and Level, achieved a pre-tax profit of €921m in the three mo...

IAG reports profit fall of 62.6% in first quarter of 2019

IAG reports profit fall of 62.6% in first quarter of 2019

International Consolidated Airlines Group (IAG) has reported that in the first quarter (Q1) of 2019 profit after tax before exceptional items was €70 million down 62.6 per cent on the €187 million in Q1 2018. IAG also said operating profit was €135 million before exceptional items – down...

UK contract wins and renewals for Menzies Aviation

UK contract wins and renewals for Menzies Aviation

Menzies Aviation has secured a number of ground handling contract wins and renewals at airports across its UK business. At London Heathrow Airport, EgyptAir, a long-standing customer of 18 years, has renewed its contract with Menzies World Cargo for a three-year term. Operating a daily Boeing ...

IAG reports strong profit surge in 2018

IAG reports strong profit surge in 2018

International Consolidated Airlines Group (IAG) has reported improved profits for 2018 and awarded a special dividend to shareholders totalling €700 million. For the period until 31 December 2018, IAG said pre-tax profits surged 40 per cent to €3.5 billion on total revenues of €24.4 billion...

IAG limits non-EU shareholding

IAG limits non-EU shareholding

International Airlines Group (IAG) – the parent company of British Airways, Iberia, Aer Lingus, Veuling and Level has capped the maximum permitted ownership by non-European Union (EU) entities at 47.5 per cent. IAG said its board has decided that, due to the level of share ownership by “relev...

Lufthansa Group is number one in Europe for passenger traffic in 2018

Lufthansa Group is number one in Europe for passenger traffic in 2018

Airlines across Europe have been revealing the total number of passengers they flew in 2018 and the figures in so far show Lufthansa Group carried the most in Europe. The Lufthansa Group is made up of Lufthansa, SWISS, Brussels Airlines, Austrian Airlines and Eurowings and they combined welcomed ...

More than 10 million passengers fly with IAG in October

More than 10 million passengers fly with IAG in October

More than 10 million passengers travelled via International Airlines Group (IAG) carriers in October with Iberia and Aer Lingus leading the monthly growth. This was 7.9 per cent more passengers that travelled across IAG in the same month last year. In the first 10 months of the year passenger num...

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