New playground area installed at Alicante Airport

The Alicante-Elche airport has installed a playground in the gate area, a performance that is part of the quality plan of the infrastructure to enhance the experience of passengers traveling with children. That playground covers an area of ​​65 square meters and is composed of a structure with slide, balancing kit, table and chairs, climbing area and rubber flooring safety, as reported today sources of Aena in a statement. The structure, recommended for children between 1 and 6 years, is…

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Alicante flights affected by french strikes

France lived in an intense day of strikes by different groups: the taxi drivers went against competition from vehicles with driver, and air traffic controllers, teachers and officials showed their wage claims. The French taxi drivers protest against so-called chauffeured vehicles (VTC) and Uber, focused on key access points in several cities, traffic collapsed and where lived moments of tension. On the outskirts of Paris, protesters blocked the airport of Roissy-Charles de Gaulle and Orly, where one person was injured…

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Alicante-Elche Airport closes 2015 with a 5% growth

2015 has been the best historical year for the Alicante-Elche Airport, after receiving 10.5 million passengers throughout the year and surpassing in 500,000 passengers the previous best year recorded, which was in 2014. One of the most striking facts of this past year has been the increase in domestic travelers who have used the facilities of El Altet, reaching more than 1,250,000 passengers, an increase of 9.1% over the year last. As every year, the international traveler, mainly UK citizens,…

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Alicante Airport continues its growth

While approaching the end of 2015 several conclusions and assessments of the current course can be done for Spanish airports in general and Alicante-Elche Airport particullary. This year has continued the upward trend in Spanish airports overall, which continues its 25 months of consecutive upward. In addition, the network of airports recorded last November more than 13,763,000 passengers, which means an increase of 9.1% over the same last year´s month. In the case of Alicante Airport, growth in November was…

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Ilimited and free wifi available at all spanish airports

Eurona wireless telecom has just finished the free wifi serivice implementation at the 46 airports and 2 heliports of AENA´s network in Spain. Spanish airports offered only 30 minutes of free wifi before this implementation, which connected over 8.000.000 passengers last 2014. Free unlimited wifi was available at the 12 airports involved at the 1st tests phase last October. In addition to this free service, Eurona will continue offering an extra charged service with a faster connection to passengers that…

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How to go from the Alicante Airport to the main closer cities

In this thread you´ll see how to go from Alicante Airport to Alicante, Elche, Benidorm, Santa Pola, Murcia and Torrevieja city center. Alicante Airport (ALC) is at El Altet district, 9 km far from Alicante city center and 12 km from Elche city center. BY BUS -Bus stops at departures level- From Alicante Airport to Alicante city center -Alicante Bus timetable at Alicante Airport- Alicante Airport is quickly connected with Alicante city center by bus. Bus stop is at the…

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The improvement of the N-338, which gives access to Alicante Airport and Umbrella Parking delayed again due to a lack of budget

The project has no news since last August, when the public exhibition of the project finished. The EU left out this project from the first consignment of aid to the trans-European transport network.   Access to Alicante Airport and Umbrella Parking improvement has been delayed again. Despite the continuous increase of passengers at Alicante-Elche Airport in recent years, resulting on a increase of traffic at their access and after the end of the public exposure process of the project, budgeted…

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Ryanair will offer 48 destinations from Alicante in 2016

The Irish airline Ryanair launched last October 16 its schedule for 2016´s high season, which begins next April. Ryanair will offer five new routes: Copenhagen, Rome, Newcastle, Hamburg and Berlin, with which will add a total of 48 destinations in the season from April to November. The company expects to reach 3.5 million passengers per year with 264 weekly flights that will offer from the Alicante-Elche Airport, which means a growth of the 15%, demonstrating the great weight of Alicante…

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Vueling bets for Paris with a new base to grow in France

After the success of the bid from Vueling to Rome and Barcelona, the IAG airline group is betting to Paris to continue its growing. As noted by the president of the company, Vueling has been operating since long in France, but they see that this country still has many possibilities for development. Vueling is now the 5th largest company with presence in France, behind Air France, Ryanair, Easyjet and Hop! The airlines are putting their eyes on France for its…

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August 2015, best month ever for spanish airports

More than 24 million passengers used the AENA network last august. Madrid Adolfo Suarez-Barajas airport, consolidates its 1st place. The number of travelers who have passed through the network of Spanish airports last August was the biggest in its history, as seen on the numbers that AENA released yesterday, confirming the good health of the tourism sector in Spain. More than 24 million passengers passed through the AENA airports last month, representing an increase of 4.7% over the same month…

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