Through our research we have identified the 59 airlines in the lefthand menu having flights from the UK or Ireland to the rest Europe.
For each airline, where possible we give a
- Brief history
- Their aircraft fleet
- List their UK and Ireland departure airports
- List of destination countries from each airport
- Resent news items
- Link to their booking page
Todays featured airline - Iberia
Iberia, the largest airline in Spain, based at Madrid and Barcelona, started life in 1928 but came under state control in 1928 and merged into a larger company and ceased to exist in 1929.
After the Spanish Civil war (1936-39) the name Iberia reappeared.The company was nationalised in 1944 then privatised in 2001.
In January 2011, a merger between British Airways and Iberia Airways of Spain was finalised. It is expected that both airlines will continue under their own brand names.
Iberia transported 25.3 million passengers in 2010.
More details here