The Spanish National football team in front of the aircraft that will carry it to South Africa
Tuesday 1, June 2010
The Spanish National Football team will fly to South Africa with an Airbus A340/600. Iberia has 14 aircraft of this type to operate its long haul routes. It offers the biggest capacity and range of its whole fleet.
Manufacturer: Airbus Industries
Engine manufacturer: Rolls Royce
Number of engines: 4
Range: 12,700 km.
Length: 74.80 m.
Wingspan: 63.45 m.
Number of seats: 342
The Business Plus Class includes an advance technological equipment
Interactive video games
Latest film releases
Live images from the a camera situated on the tail of the aircraft
The Business Plus Class cabin features a self-service bar where passengers can choose from a variety of drinks and snacks: sandwiches, nuts, pastry, cookies, fruits, chocolates, etc.
The catering service has been designed by the renowned Spanish chef, Sergi Arola, awarded with three Michelin stars and the Spanish National Gastronomy Award. Iberia has also commissioned the renowned pastry chef Francisco Torreblanca in this task. Some 70 different menus for lunch and dinner, and many more for breakfast and snacks, which will be served in accordance with the origin of each flight
The wines offered to Iberia’s Business Plus Class passengers have been selected from different Spanish wine regions. During this quarter, five of the best Spanish wines can be tasted: three red wines from the Rioja, Ribera del Duero and La Mancha areas, as well as two whites from Rueda and Penedés
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