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Ryanair starts new route to Madrid (Spain)

Eindhoven, 11 April 2014

Ryanair announced today that it will start operating a new route between Eindhoven Airport and Madrid Barajas Airport, the Spanish capital's main airport in October 2014.

Flights from Eindhoven to Madrid will be scheduled 3 times a week on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays with the ultra-modern and quiet Boeing 737-800 that has room for up to 189 passengers. The route will go into operation on 28 October 2014. Madrid is the 11th destination in Spain to be offered by Ryanair from Eindhoven Airport.

Besides Ryanair's new route, will also start flying to Madrid from Eindhoven Airport (3 to 4 times a week in summer and 2 to 3 times a week in winter).

About Eindhoven Airport

Eindhoven Airport, with over 4 million passengers in 2015 the second largest airport in the Netherlands, boosts the business climate in the south of the Netherlands and is crucial to the region in achieving its ambitions. The airport is aiming for a broad portfolio of destinations. Flights depart from Eindhoven Airport to over 70 destinations. Speed and the total airport experience are its added values. Eindhoven Airport connects Brainport to Europe in particular and makes the region internationally accessible. With 1500 direct jobs the airport has grown into one of the region's largest employers. According to the agreements between national and regional stakeholders, Eindhoven Airport will have the space to grow to some 5.5 million passengers in 2020. The growth will be achieved with the support of the local community and within the frameworks of the Alders Opinion and the Dutch government's Air Travel Policy Document. Eindhoven Airport pursues an integrated policy for growth, the environment and sustainability.


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