Iberia News Stories

IAG Looks to Latin America With Air Europa Purchase

November 4, 2019

Iberia parent IAG has agreed to buy Spanish carrier Air Europa for EUR€1 billion (USD$1.1 billion) to boost its presence on Latin American and Caribbean routes.


Airbus Adds To Paris Air Show Order Book

June 18, 2019

Airbus had a relatively strong day on Tuesday in what has been a subdued Paris Air Show so far.


Chile Court Approves LATAM, IAG Agreement

November 1, 2018

A Chilean competition court has given the nod to the proposed business agreement between LATAM Airlines Group, American Airlines, and Iberia and British Airways parent IAG.


UK Watchdog To Investigate Trans-Atlantic Alliance

October 11, 2018

The UK’s Competition and Markets Authority has launched an investigation into the trans-Atlantic partnership between three IAG carriers and American Airlines.


Europe-Wide Airline Internet Service Set To Launch

February 5, 2018

The European Aviation Network, a Europe-wide communications network for airline passengers, is undergoing final testing and will launch during the first half of the year.



British Airways Outage Dents IAG’s Traffic Figures

June 6, 2017

International Airlines Group posted its traffic figures for May, a month that included British Airways’ IT meltdown and subsequent public relations problems.


IAG’s First Quarter Net Drops 74 Percent

May 5, 2017

International Airlines Group (IAG) announced a 74 percent fall in first quarter net profit, with currency exchange rates contributing to the drop.


IAG Boosts Profit Despite Currency Weakness

February 24, 2017

IAG, the parent of British Airways and Iberia, released its results for 2016, showing a 29 percent rise in net profit to EUR€1.95 billion (USD$2.06 billion).


Brazil Regulator Appeals LATAM, IAG Deal

November 7, 2016

Brazilian regulator CADE said a joint business agreement between LATAM Airlines and IAG carriers British Airways and Iberia “has the potential to generate competition issues”.


IAG To Add Wi-Fi To Short-Haul Fleet

November 2, 2016

IAG, the parent company of British Airways and Iberia, will introduce inflight Wi-Fi across its short-haul fleet from next year.