Etiqueta 'Aena'
The number of gates is to be increased at the airport.


Tram needs to be included in airport redevelopment plan

The Balearics Environment Commission wants "profound" analysis of the impact of Aena's plans.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter07/06/2019 19:41

Bars, restaurants, shops at the airport would all be affected.


Distributors threatening to stop airport supplies

The distributors point to the difficulty of current operations at Son Sant Joan Airport.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter25/04/2019 19:36

Council wants to close Palma airport at night


Council wants to close Palma airport at night

City Hall also wants the name of the airport changed from Palma de Mallorca to just Palma.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter29/11/2018 09:42

There are already some ABC units at Palma airport.


Aena investing in automated passport control system

The airports authority Aena is to instal some 650 units over the next four years.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter28/12/2017 00:00

Café and restaurant workers protesting at Palma airport.

Industrial relations

Threat of new year industrial action at Palma airport

Industrial action against redundancies to be made by Acciona Handling is one threat next year.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter23/12/2017 00:00

Ibiza Airport, just one in the Aena network that would be affected if the strikes do go ahead.

Industrial relations

Unions warning that airport strikes are still possible

At the meeting at the end of last week, the unions said that there were "favourable prospects" of averting strike action.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter10/09/2017 00:00

Strikes had been due to start from 15 September. Numerous airport operations would be affected.

Industrial relations

Airport strikes suspended for now

The government is willing to consider the unions' calls for an increase to the workforce and an increase in pay.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter02/09/2017 00:00

Airport workers want better pay, following years of barely any wage increases.

Industrial relations

Airport strikes would be "horrific"

Exceltur says that there will be "international repercussions" and "enormous consequences" for Spain if the strikes go ahead.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter23/08/2017 00:00

Palma airport

Industrial relations

Unions call airport strikes from September

If they go ahead, the strikes will affect all airports in the Aena network. A total of 25 days of stoppages has been announced.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter16/08/2017 00:00

The PP's Rafael Hernando said there was delirium in the Balearics.


Delirium and panic: the week in Majorca

The high-summer season was hit by the rentals' legislation; the PP's Rafael Hernando mocked the limit on tourist accommodation places; everyone was having a say about the anti-tourism protests; and the unions were threatening more airport disruption.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter13/08/2017 00:00

The airports authority is hoping to reduce the delays at passport control.


Urgent action being taken to resolve passport chaos

Aena and the National Police are working together in resolving the issues and three steps are being taken.

Humphrey Carter12/07/2017 00:00

The Balearic government felt talks with Aena were positive.


Aena "receptive" to government views on Balearic airports

The Balearic government will participate in the drawing up of the master plan for the airports' future.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter26/04/2017 00:00

Air-traffic controllers were warning last summer about the volume of flights at Palma.


Anger over plans to increase Palma air traffic

Aena’s plan is to increase the number of flights handled by Palma airport from 60 per hour to 80.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter22/02/2017 00:00

The reduction in airport taxes could mean lower fares. But will they?


Hope for lower fares because of airport tax reduction

The Majorca Hoteliers Federation has expressed its satisfaction with the tax reduction of 11% over five years.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter28/01/2017 00:00

Mariano Rajoy says that the cut in airport taxes will help to improve competitiveness.


Airport taxes to fall by over two per cent per annum

The reduction in charges is lower than one that the Balearic government had been calling for.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter24/01/2017 00:00

Meeting of the airports coordination committee at Son Sant Joan today.


Government wanting 2.6% cut in airport charges

The airports should serve a purpose above maximising Aena shareholder returns; they should be at the service of social and economic development in the Balearics.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter09/01/2017 00:00

The Christmas lights went on in Palma.


Lights, goats and flower-picking: the week in Majorca

The start of the Christmas period was officially marked when Palma's lights went on, goats were on the controversy menu, the airports authority was accused of hiding information, Podemos wished to contain tourists, and Calvia was promoting flower power.

Andrew Ede11/12/2016 00:00