Posts Tagged ‘ IAG ’

Making the playing field Level?

Jul 2nd, 2018 | By
Level plane

Last week IAG launched a new low cost airline based in the Austrian capital city of Vienna. Why is this of interest to us?



Saturday snippets; 18th March 2017

Mar 18th, 2017 | By
steam train on the NYMR

A new low- cost airline – Level – launches, there are re-openings of museums and its nearly cherry blossom season.



Saturday snippets: 26th November 2016

Nov 26th, 2016 | By
Algarve -beach vista

Prince, viagra and bulldozing BA’s HQ compete for Adrian’s attention this week as one of the largest tour operators moves into short-breaks. Are staycations on the increase next year? Cosmos seems to betting that they are.



Procrastinating politicians

May 10th, 2016 | By

How much longer do we all have to put up with claim and counter-claim before the government announces its decision?



Airport rumblings

Dec 15th, 2015 | By

No sooner had the government kicked into touch for six months the decision on where airport expanson would occur in the south east than the bitter arguments are starting.



Aer Lingus to become part of IAG?

Jan 27th, 2015 | By

What imact will the proposed takeover of Aer Lingus by BA owner, IAG, have for passengers?



Keep airlines happy. Give them a donation

Feb 21st, 2014 | By

A report today from the Irish orgainsation, Airtaxback, claims that passengers haven’t claimed back over £3.4 million of their own money back from airlines.



Will no-frills airlines get a shake-up?

Aug 5th, 2013 | By

At the end of last week, British Airways announced their results. As part of that, it was announced that their no-frills subsidiary, Vueling, had done well. The Times wrote, “The boss of British Airways has thrown down the gauntlet to low-cost airlines by setting out plans for an aggressive expansion of Vueling…”



bmi sold

Dec 22nd, 2011 | By

What are we to make of the decision announced this morning that IAG (the owner of BA and Iberia) has agreed terms with Lufthansa to buy bmi for £172.5 million?