barcelona airport

Barcelona Airport to add more intercontinental destinations this winter

October 27, 2010 10:47 PM | CNA / Gaspar Pericay Coll

25 intercontinental destinations will be available from the Barcelona airport starting the 31st of October. In addition, many flights to current destinations will increase their frequency. However, this increase is not shared with the Girona and Reus airports, which are seeing their destination variety and frequency decrease now that Ryanair is flying out of Barcelona. Besides, operating from Girona in 2011 will be 27% cheaper, as airport taxes have been modified.

Spanish Parliament: Catalan institutions must “participate in the deciding majority” of Barcelona airport

September 16, 2010 01:16 AM | CNA / Gaspar Pericay Coll

The Spanish Parliament has formally asked the Spanish Government to decentralise the management of the Barcelona airport and have Catalan institutions deeply involved. All the groups in the Parliament, including the ruling Spanish Socialist Party (PSOE), have voted in favour of the motion presented by the Centre-Right Catalan Nationalist Party (CiU) with the exception of the Conservative and Spanish Nationalist People’s Party (PP).