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Air Nostrum (Iberia Regional)
IATA
YW
ICAO
ANE
Callsign
Nostrum Air
Founded December 1994
Hubs Barcelona International Airport
Madrid Barajas International Airport
Frequent flyer program Iberia Plus
Fleet size 68
Destinations 51
Parent company Nefinsa S.A[1]
Headquarters Valencia, Spain
Key people
Website: http://www.airnostrum.es
Air Nostrum CRJ-200
Air Nostrum CRJ-200
Air Nostrum Dash 8
Air Nostrum Dash 8

Air Nostrum, also known as Iberia Regional, is a regional airline based in Valencia, Spain, operating as an Iberia regional partner and an affiliate member of the oneworld airline alliance. It operates an extensive network of 91 domestic and international routes to 51 destinations, as well as charter flights. Its main base is Valencia Airport, with hubs at Barcelona International Airport and Madrid Barajas International Airport[2]. Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... IATA airline designators, sometimes called IATA reservation codes, are two-character codes assigned by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) to the worlds airlines in accordance with the provisions of Resolution 762. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with ICAO airline code. ... Most airlines employ a distinctive and internationally recognised call sign that is normally spoken during airband radio transmissions as a prefix to the flight number. ... Year 1994 (MCMXCIV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will display full 1994 Gregorian calendar). ... An airline hub is an airport that an airline uses as a transfer point to get passengers to their intended destination. ... Interior view of the airport Barcelona International Airport (IATA: BCN, ICAO: LEBL), also known as El Prat, is the main airport serving Barcelona, Spain. ... New Terminal 4 Interior Madrid Barajas International Airport with no hotels inside and bad service (IATA: MAD, ICAO: LEMD), located northeast of Madrids city center, is the most important international and domestic gateway in Spain, the Iberian Peninsula and southern Europe. ... Membership cards of FFP This article is about airline frequent flyer programs. ... A holding company is a company that owns enough voting stock in another firm to control management and operations by influencing or electing its board of directors. ... Location Coordinates : Time Zone : CET (GMT +1) - summer: CEST (GMT +2) General information Native name València (Valencian) Spanish name Valencia Founded 137 BC Postal code 46000-46080 Website http://www. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Download high-resolution version (1600x1200, 872 KB) File links The following pages on the English Wikipedia link to this file (pages on other projects are not listed): Bombardier Canadair Regional Jet Air Nostrum Metadata This file contains additional information, probably added from the digital camera... Image File history File linksMetadata Download high-resolution version (1600x1200, 872 KB) File links The following pages on the English Wikipedia link to this file (pages on other projects are not listed): Bombardier Canadair Regional Jet Air Nostrum Metadata This file contains additional information, probably added from the digital camera... Image File history File links Air_Nostrum_DH8_EC-IBT.jpg Air Nostrum Dash 8 EC-IBT am Flughafen Palma de Mallorca Selbst fotografiert am 13. ... Image File history File links Air_Nostrum_DH8_EC-IBT.jpg Air Nostrum Dash 8 EC-IBT am Flughafen Palma de Mallorca Selbst fotografiert am 13. ... Regional airlines are a type of airline service that is intended to feed a larger airline or larger aircraft. ... Location Coordinates : 39°29′ N 0°22′ W Time Zone : CET (GMT +1) - summer: CEST (GMT +2) General information Native name València (Catalan) Spanish name Valencia Founded 137 BC Postal code 46000-46080 Website http://www. ... Iberia Líneas Aéreas de España, S.A., (IBEX-35:IBLA) (Iberia Airlines of Spain in English), usually shortened to Iberia, is the largest airline of Spain, based in Madrid. ... For other uses, see Oneworld (disambiguation). ... Valencia Airport (IATA: VLC, ICAO: LEVC) is the main airport for business travellers to Valencia and summer travellers to the Costa del Azahar. ... Interior view of the airport Barcelona International Airport (IATA: BCN, ICAO: LEBL), also known as El Prat, is the main airport serving Barcelona, Spain. ... New Terminal 4 Interior Madrid Barajas International Airport with no hotels inside and bad service (IATA: MAD, ICAO: LEMD), located northeast of Madrids city center, is the most important international and domestic gateway in Spain, the Iberian Peninsula and southern Europe. ...

Contents

Code Data

  • IATA Code: YW
  • ICAO Code: ANE
  • Callsign: Air Nostrum [3]

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History

The airline was established in 1994 and started operations in December 1994. It was founded as Lineas Aereas del Mediterraneo/Air Nostrum in Valencia. In May 1997 Air Nostrum signed an agreement with Iberia to become an Iberia franchise. It acquired Iberia subsidiary Binter Mediterraneo and absorbed its operations. Following Iberia's merger with Aviaco in 1999 additional domestic and international services were taken over by Air Nostrum. It acquired Dutch airline Denim Air in 1999, but disposed of any interest in the company in 2002. Air Nostrum is owned by Nefinsa (74.8%), Caja Duero (22.2%) and Air Nostrum management (3%) and has 2,040 employees (at March 2007)[2]. Year 1994 (MCMXCIV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will display full 1994 Gregorian calendar). ... For the band, see 1997 (band). ... Aviaco (Aviación y Comercio SA) was an spanish airline founded february 18, 1948. ... This article is about the year. ... Denim Air is an airline based in Eindhoven, the Netherlands. ... This article is about the year. ... Also see: 2002 (number). ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era. ...


Destinations

[citation needed] Air Nostrum operates the following services (at September 2006): September 2006 is the ninth month of 2006 and has begun on a Friday. ...

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Services

Air Nostrum offers a comprehensive meal service on all scheduled flights. There is only the single cabin on all flights, called "Regional Business Class" where economy passengers are treated to the high levels of comfort and service normally found in other airline's Business Class. Service quality is reflected in the use of table linen instead of trays, stainless steel cutlery in place of plastic knives and forks, glassware and china cups in place of plastic cups and of course, a hot towel service.


Incidents and accidents

On 23 January 2007 Air Nostrum flight IB 8041 from Pamplona to Barcelona was forced to make an emergency landing at El Prat after reporting problems with the front undercarriage on the plane, a Bombardier Dash 8 Q300. The plane had to make an emergency landing, but fortunately nobody was hurt. The following day flight IB 8665 from Valladolid also had to make an emergency landing at the same airport due again to problems with the plane's undercarriage. Two of the forty passengers sustained minor injuries while disembarking from the plane, a Bombardier CRJ-200ER. [citation needed] is the 23rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Pamplona (Basque: Iruñea or Iruña) is the capital city of Navarre, Basque Country. ... Barcelona International Airport (IATA: BCN, ICAO: LEBL) sometimes known as El Prat is an airport in Barcelona, Spain located 10 km away at El Prat de Llobregat. ... The de Havilland Canada DHC-8, popularly known as the Dash 8, is a series of twin-engined, medium range, turboprop airliners introduced by de Havilland Canada (DHC) in 1984. ... The tone or style of this article or section may not be appropriate for Wikipedia. ... The Bombardier Canadair Regional Jet (CRJ) is a regional airliner manufactured by Bombardier based on the Canadair Challenger business jet. ...


Fleet

CRJ 200ER

The Air Nostrum fleet includes the following aircraft (at March 2007)[2] : Image File history File links Metadata Size of this preview: 800 × 393 pixelsFull resolution (1320 × 648 pixel, file size: 171 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) An Air Nostrum CRJ 200ER in Iberia colours at Madrid Barajas. ... Image File history File links Metadata Size of this preview: 800 × 393 pixelsFull resolution (1320 × 648 pixel, file size: 171 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) An Air Nostrum CRJ 200ER in Iberia colours at Madrid Barajas. ...

Air Nostrum average fleet age is 4.5 years (at July 2006)[4]. The ATR 72 is a twin-turboprop short-haul regional airliner built in France by the ATR company (Avions de Transport gional). ... The BAe 146 (also known as the Avro RJ) is a medium-sized commercial aircraft manufactured by BAE SYSTEMS. It carries its four jet engines on a high wing above the fuselage; not below, or at mid-fuselage, as on most conventional civilian aircraft. ... The Bombardier Canadair Regional Jet (CRJ) is a regional airliner manufactured by Bombardier based on the Canadair Challenger business jet. ... The Bombardier Canadair Regional Jet (CRJ) is a regional airliner manufactured by Bombardier based on the Canadair Challenger business jet. ... The de Havilland Canada DHC-8, popularly known as the Dash 8, is a series of twin-engined, medium range, turboprop airliners introduced by de Havilland Canada (DHC) in 1984. ... Early elections in November are announced in the Netherlands. ...


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References

  1. ^ [1]
  2. ^ a b c "Directory: World Airlines", Flight International, 2007-03-27, p. 64. 
  3. ^ Airline Codes
  4. ^ Air Nostrum Fleet Age

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Air Nostrum - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (239 words)
Air Nostrum is a regional airline based in Valencia, Spain, operating as an Iberia Regional partner.
In May 1997 Air Nostrum signed an agreement with Iberia to become an Iberia franchise.
It owned Dutch airline Denim Air between 1999 and 2002 and is itself owned by Nefinsa (98%).
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