Tag: Vueling

Swissport awarded Loganair and Vueling contracts at Heathrow

Swissport has commenced services for Loganair and Vueling to provide airport ground services at Heathrow airport. The new contracts with the two carriers cover passenger services and ramp handling. Loganair is the UK’s largest regional airline and the contract to deliver its Terminal 2 opera...

Vueling drives aircraft efficiency by combining in-flight real-time data with technology

Vueling has announced that it is succeeding in its commitment to operational efficiency and sustainability thanks to the use of in-flight real-time data. The IAG-owned low-cost carrier is currently working with two technology partners to optimise flight operations and monitor initiatives aimed at...

IAG announces senior management changes with new CEOs for Iberia and Vueling

International Airlines Group (IAG) today announced changes to its senior management team effective from the beginning of April 2024. Marco Sansavini has been appointed CEO  and Chairman of Iberia, moving from his current role as CEO of Vueling. Fernando Candela, who was appointed as interim C...

Vueling pioneers predictive maintenance using artificial intelligence to optimise operations

Vueling, part of the IAG Group, has integrated Airbus' Skywise Predictive Maintenance technology into its fleet maintenance digitalisation process. The aim is to anticipate and plan unscheduled maintenance of its fleet further in advance, thus achieving greater optimisation of its operations. ...

Next Earth partners with Iomob and Vueling Airlines to expand its metaverse with first-ever transportation layer

Next Earth, the unicorn, sustainability-focused Metaverse today announced a partnership with Vueling Airlines and Iomob, the pioneering blockchain company developing a decentralized protocol for the world's first Mobility Marketplace Network and token. The partnership is through Limitless, the Me...

Cardiff Airport celebrates 10 years of Vueling operations

Cardiff Airport and Vueling are celebrating 10 years of flights from Wales this week. The landmark occasion commemorating the long-term partnership between the airport and lowcost airline was celebrated with a specially-created doughnut wall for the passengers to enjoy from the very popular Welsh...

First Vueling flight between Glasgow and Paris Orly takes off

New European airline Vueling’s service between Glasgow and Paris will now operate two services per week. Operating each Thursday and Sunday, the new service from the low-cost carrier will bring an additional capacity of 18,000 seats. Steven Marshall, Group Head of Aviation & Marketing at...

Vueling returns to Göteborg Landvetter this summer with non-stop service to Barcelona

The Spanish carrier Vueling Airlines sees opportunities in the Swedish market and will relaunch its route between Barcelona and Göteborg Landvetter Airport in mid-June with two weekly departures. The Spanish low-cost carrier Vueling Airlines is returning to Gothenburg and Göteborg Landvetter af...

Iberia and Vueling sign syndicated loan agreements

International Airlines Group (IAG) announces that IBERIA LÍNEAS AÉREAS DE ESPAÑA S.A. OPERADORA, SOCIEDAD UNIPERSONAL and VUELING AIRLINES, S.A. have signed syndicated financing agreements for €750 million and €260 million respectively. The banks involved in the syndicated agreement will...

New Iberia And Vueling Chief Executives Appointed

New Iberia And Vueling Chief Executives Appointed

International Airlines Group (IAG) announces that Javier Sánchez-Prieto, currently Vueling chairman and chief executive, has been appointed chairman and chief executive of Iberia. Marco Sansavini, currently Iberia chief commercial officer, has been appointed chairman and chief executive of Vueling...

Vueling launches Munich-Florence service

Vueling launches Munich-Florence service

Spanish carrier Vueling today started a new route from Munich Airport to Florence Airport in Tuscany. The service departs from the Bavarian capital to Florence five times a week and the low-cost carrier is utilising an Airbus A319 every Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday on the sect...

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...

Ground services strike in the Netherlands to cause disruption to flights

Ground services strike in the Netherlands to cause disruption to flights

A security, cleaning and ground services staff strike over pay at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol Airport tomorrow (29 May) will cause disruption to flight schedules. Spanish low-cost carrier Vueling normal operations will be affected tomorrow and also today when there is a public transportation stri...

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...

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...

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