Flying Into Barcelona

April 18, 2017 - Sin comentarios

photo | Lali Masriera Travellers flying into Barcelona, one of Spain's most popular destinations, will want to read this post - a rundown of information and tips about arriving at this city's El Prat Airport. So here goes! (more…)...Leer más

On Iberia’s 90th Anniversary, 2 of Our Pilots Speak Out

April 3, 2017 - Sin comentarios

José Luis gave up flying 15 year ago, after decades of piloting commercial aircraft from DC-3's to A300's. Carlos, for his part, is just starting out with Iberia, having spent eight months on short- and medium-haul routes for us (as he puts it, pa...Leer más

On Iberia’s 90th Anniversary, Our Maintenance Experts Speak

March 10, 2017 - Sin comentarios

Agustín Cordero joined Iberia's maintenance team in 1979, while Antonio Jiménez is a relatively recent hire. And they both share a love and understanding of aircraft. They treat them with tender, loving care, leave them in tiptop condition, and w...Leer más

On Iberia’s 90th Anniversary, Our Flight Attendants Reflect

February 13, 2017 - Sin comentarios

When you reach the age of 90, it's understandable - perhaps inevitable - to look back over your life, take stock, and see how you've changed over all those years. It's not a question merely of nostalgia, but examining our history motivated by the k...Leer más

New Security Measures for Flights to the United States

August 22, 2014 - Sin comentarios

Starting this Saturday, August 23rd, authorities in the United States will be implementing new requirements for security checks on incoming flights to the USA. Due to the new changes, we recommend arriving at the airport early enough to complete al...Leer más

More of the World’s Oddball Airports

June 18, 2014 - 2 comentarios

A couple of months ago we let you in on a quartet of unusual airports, in New Zealand, Honduras, and the Caribbean islands of St. Maarten/St. Martin and Saba. That was so much fun, we decided to come up with an encore (more…)...Leer más

Aircraft Engines: Two, Three, or Four?

May 20, 2014 - Sin comentarios

There are of course all different kinds of models of aircraft, each with its pros and cons. When it comes to identifying them on sight, one of the features that makes them easier to distinguish is the engines. (more…)...Leer más

The Need for (Aircraft) Speed

May 14, 2014 - Sin comentarios

Talk about aircraft naturally means talking about aircraft speed. That after all is the element that creates the airflow which in passing across the fuselage wings generates the lift needed to propel a passenger-filled machine weighing dozens of tonn...Leer más

Aircraft Safety Certification Testing

May 6, 2014 - Sin comentarios

When it comes to aviation, and commercial aviation especially, the number-one consideration is of course safety. Airplanes are highly complex machines whose various components obviously need to work safely together - and keeping them carefully main...Leer más

A Primer to Recognising Models of Aircraft

April 30, 2014 - Sin comentarios

Many of those who feel passionate about commercial aviation find ourselves occasionally in doubt about identifying one or another aircraft model, so we thought you might appreciate a handful of tips, pointers, and tricks. Let’s start with a list...Leer más

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