Iberia is the national carrier and the largest airline in Spain. Homeport Madrid Barajas Airport, the main hub is Barcelona El Prat Airport in Catalonia.

On April 8, 2010, it was confirmed that British Airways and Iberia had signed a merger agreement. The Alliance became the third in the world in terms of profit among airlines. However, both carriers continue to operate flights under their brands.

Since 1999, Iberia has been a member of the Oneworld international aviation alliance.

The airline’s route network has over 120 destinations worldwide.

The subsidiary is Air Nostrum (Iberia Regional), which operates small regional Bombardier and ATR aircraft within Spain and neighboring countries.

  • According to the influential British consulting agency SKYTRAX, specializing in the study of the quality of services provided by various air carriers, the airline was awarded four stars. This is a very good indicator.
  • Iberia is ranked 74th in the Safest Airlines in the World 2019 Ranking by Jacdec.


On January 25, 2020, in the Iberia fleet, there are 85 airliners, 3 more are ordered. The average age of the aircraft is 10.0 years.

The oldest – Airbus A319-100, with a tail number – EC-MFO. His age is 20.1 years. The newest is the Airbus A350-900, with tail number EC-NBE. He is 0.1 years old.

The entire fleet consists of aircraft manufactured by Airbus.

Graduated from Embry-Riddle Aviation University with a master's degree in aviation science. He began his career as an aviation researcher in local periodicals. Has a pilot license. Now are the author and developer of the Plane Worlds.