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Finnair to enter joint business with American Airlines, British Airways and...

HONG KONG - American Airlines, British Airways and Iberia celebrate a key milestone today as fellow oneworld® alliance member Finnair announces its intent to join the transatlantic joint business, es

Iberia strike enters week two

MADRID, Spain - Unions at Spain's flagship airline Iberia began a second week of strikes on Monday, with 1,300 flights canceled and most passengers re-assigned to other flights.

Iberia protesters clash with police at Madrid’s international airport

MADRID, Spain - Protesters have clashed with police at Madrid's international airport as ground staff and cabin crews for Spain's Iberia airline began 15 days of strikes to protest plans to lay off 3,

Spanish pilots union sued by International Airlines Group

International Airlines Group, the company formed from the merger of British Airways and Spain's Iberia, is suing the Spanish pilots union over strikes late last year and early this year.

Loss-making Iberia faces a battle to survive

LONDON, England - Spanish airline Iberia plans to shed 4,500 jobs, or 22% of its workforce, as part of an overhaul aimed at rescuing the struggling airline.

Iberia pilots strike, over 100 flights cancelled

MADRID, Spain - Iberia pilots protesting new budget carrier staged one-day strike, causing the Spanish airline to cancel over 100 flights on Wednesday.

American Airlines,British Airways, Iberia having anniversary fare sale

FORT WORTH, Texas - American Airlines and two of its fellow oneworld® members, British Airways and Iberia, are observing the first anniversary of their joint business.

American Airlines offer special fares between US and Europe

FORT WORTH, Texas - American Airlines today announced that that it has teamed up with oneworld® members – British Airways and Iberia – to offer special savings from the United States to cities th

IAG signs firm order for eight wide-body Airbus A330-300s

IAG has today confirmed the firm order of eight of Airbus’ eco-efficient A330 Family aircraft for Iberia’s fleet following the preliminary Memorandum of Understanding signed earlier this year.

Tams: BA-Iberia deal “first step to something much bigger”

The merger of BA and Iberia is the “first step to something much bigger”, Richard Tams, the UK carrier’s head of sales and marketing UK and Ireland, said.

British Airways creates transatlantic shuttle service

CRAWLEY, England - British Airways, American Airlines and Iberia have announced they will deliver more benefits to customers as schedules are coordinated across the North Atlantic and more destination

Iberia signs MoU for 8 wide-body Airbus A330-300

Iberia airline has become the latest customer of Airbus eco-efficient A330 Family signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the acquisition of eight aircraft.

Japan Airlines and Iberia codeshare again to Madrid

Japan Airlines (JAL) and Spain's largest air transport group - Iberia, both members of the quality airline alliance oneworld®, today finalized a codeshare agreement that will once again connect custo

Bomb threat prompts Iberia plane evacuation

SANTIAGO, Chile – A bomb threat prompted Chilean authorities to evacuate passengers and crew from an Iberia airline flight to Madrid, Spain on Sunday.

American Airlines, British Airways and Iberia expand codeshare cooperation

FORT WORTH, Texas - American Airlines, British Airways and Iberia, members of the oneworld® alliance, today announced new customer benefits as a result of their trans-Atlantic joint business.

American Airlines, British Airways and Iberia add flights to codeshare routes

FORT WORTH, Texas - American Airlines, British Airways, and Iberia, members of the oneworld® alliance, announced today the expansion to the number of routes on which the airlines will codeshare betwe

American Airlines, British Airways and Iberia announce new routes

FORT WORTH, Texas - Earlier today the CEOs of American Airlines, British Airways, and Iberia met in London to announce the official start of their Joint Business between North America and Europe.

BA-Iberia earmark Asia as key region for expansion

The acquisition plan outlined by British Airways and Iberia aims to land in Asia, with several viable companies waiting at the end of the runway.

Walsh identifies 12 airlines as potential members of IAG

London - British Airways PLC and Spain's Iberia Lineas Aereas de Espana S.A, which are in the process of completing a merger, have identified 12 potential airlines that could be brought into the merge

Aviation news: EU approves alliance of American Airlines, British Airways and...

The European Commission said Wednesday it has approved the partnership of American Airlines Inc., British Airways PLC and Iberia, letting the Oneworld members to cooperate on their service across the

Merger with Iberia allows British Airways to plan expansion into Africa

NAIROBI - The merger between British Airways and Spain's Iberia will result in increased access to African destinations for European and Latin American holidaymakers, BA's chief executive said on Wedn

British Airways and Iberia merger creates 3rd largest European airline

Two unprofitable carriers, British Airways (BA) and Spanish carrier, Iberia, signed a merger agreement on Thursday with the expectation that doing so will save them US$533 million a year and secure th

After a long wait, BA and Iberia make their connection

After the markets closed on Thursday night, the British Airways board marched into a meeting in its head office, close to Heathrow, for what would prove to be a defining moment for the airline.

Iberia to create new airline for short- and medium-haul routes

MADRID - Spain's national carrier Iberia will create a new airline to handle its short- and medium- haul routes in a bid to confront declining revenues amid the economic crisis.

Code-Share agreement signed between GOL and Iberia

Latin American airlines GOL Linhas Aereas Inteligentes S.A. and Spain's announced today that the companies have signed a code-share agreement.

Arbitrator says American Airlines in compliance with pilot contract

An independent arbitrator has ruled that American Airline's (AA) proposed Joint Business Agreement (JBA) with British Airways and Iberia does not violate its pilot contract.

Iberia Airlines to make cuts after poor results

Iberia Airlines has said it plans to cut jobs and target pay to save more than €200 million ($272 million) after announcing worse-than-expected Q1 results Tuesday.

British Airways bullish on closing AMR, Iberia deals

British Airways Plc Chief Executive Officer Willie Walsh said he’s confident he can conclude tie ups with American Airlines and Iberia and that there’s no danger his company will be left behind as

Spanish airline suspends flights

Iberia is suspending its flights between Madrid and Gibraltar at the end of the week for economic reasons, the Spanish airline says.