In the last three years, air cargo at Barcelona-El Prat Airport has been very positive. This evolution has led the airport to grow from the 100,000 tonnes of cargo it had in 2014 to the 150,000 tonnes it is expected to accumulate in 201
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced industry performance statistics for 2016 showing that system-wide, airlines carried 3.8 billion passengers on scheduled services last year, an increase of 7% over 2015, representing an additional 242 million air trips.
Last October 3, the Barcelona Air Freight Community made an speech at the 2nd AirPharma Conference in Barcelona, at Crowne Plaza Barcelona Hotel.
In 2016, more than 80,000 passengers flied indirectly between Barcelona and Mexico DF, 32,000 to Cancun airport and 20,000 to other destinations. Whit and average composed growth CAGR of 3% and a direct growth of 32% over the previous year, the Barcelona – Mexico air route is the unserved link of the moment.
The biggest festival in Barcelona, Mercè, which takes place from 22 to 25 September, will this year have its poster made by the designer Javier Mariscal and the proclamation of the philosopher Marina Garcés, in an annual event in which spaces will continue to be extended to involve neighbourhoods, with activities in the park of Sant Martí and the Centre of Nou Barris.
Asiana Airlines in September and October 2017 plans to operate charter flights to Spain, which sees the airline’s A380 operating Seoul Incheon – Barcelona route.