Iberia and Air Nostrum plan capacity increase in Santander to address double digit demand

    Iberia and Air Nostrum announced (18-Dec-2017) plans to increase capacity in Santander by 25% in 2018. The carriers will offer a combined average of 30 weekly Madrid-Santander frequencies in 2018, deploying around 365,000 seats p/a. The carriers plan to increase capacity by 37% during summer 2018. Madrid-Santander demand increased 12% year-on-year in the 10 months to Oct-2017. Santander has important markets in MexicoUSItalyFrance and the UK and Iberia plans more efficient connections to stimulate the destination. [more – original PR – Spanish]