Today, the 28th of June 2017 marks the 90th anniversary of Iberia! Iberia was founded on the 28 of June, 1927 and has since merged into the International Airlines Group in 2010. Iberia now has an impressive 79 aircraft and 89 destinations, and operates the newly founded budget airline Level.
“The launch of Iberia’s first flight, patronized by King Alfonso XIII, on the Madrid-Barcelona route out of Madrid’s Carabanchel Alto Aerodrome. This flight, along with another that simultaneously departed from Barcelona to Madrid, was Iberia’s first foray into commercial aviation.”
A celebratory air exhibition was held at Cuatro Vientos yesterday using an A330-300 and multiple Eagle Patrol aircraft.