Norwegian startup airline Flyr is confidently moving forward with its launch. Founded in the midst of the Covid-19 crisis, Flyr already has plans to operate its first passenger flight on 30th June to Tromsø. A press release from the airline notes that Flyr will begin ticket sales in May – made possible with the Norwegian government providing a concrete plan for reopening the economy.
Demand for flights from Switzerland to Spain have surged dramatically in the past few days and, as a result, Swiss airlines have increased the number of flights to the Iberian peninsula.
Alicante-Elche airport has won a health and safety award for recognising their “Best Hygiene Measures” employed to reduce the chance of travellers catching Covid-19.
On-site Covid-19 tests are scheduled to start in May 2021 for departing passengers. Read more
It has now been confirmed that Alicante-Elche Airport is to be re-named renamed Alicante-Elche Miguel Hernández after the Orihuela poet Miguel Hernandez.
Ryanair is giving you the chance to beat the January winter blues and spend January in the Alicante sun! Read more
On Monday November 25th 2019, Alicante-Elche airport beat its passenger record with the arrival of 14 million passengers with still more than a month to end of the year and it meant a Dutch visitor had a lovely surprise when she touched down at Alicante-Elche airport when she was declared the 14th million passenger to be welcomed this year.
The record milestone was marked by Alicante-Elche Airport Director Laura Navarro alongwith representatives of Spanish Airports and Air Navigation (AENA) who greeted her as she disembarked from a Transavia Boing 737-800 arriving from Eindhoven. The lady was presented with several gifts including a pass for the airport’s VIP lounge.
Food and drink travel operator SSP Group has received a €203m contract to open more food and beverage outlets at Alicante-Elche Airport. Read more
Alicante-Elche airport will shortly be offering a new 130sqm terrace with “privileged” views to the aircrafts and the runway for take-off and landing.
Flights during the school holidays are notoriously expensive, but you can save money on flights to Alicante with these tips. Read more