Since January 16th, the airline has operated a new direct flight from Madrid to Panama, every Monday.
A press release from Iberia states:
Iberia continues to grow strongly in Panama. In October 2010 it launched direct flights from Madrid, with four weekly flights, and from today (January 16th , 2012) it will operate one more flight every Monday.
With a 96% occupancy rate, the airline launched today, October 1st, its direct flight to Panama.
With the non-stop flight Madrid to Panama City, the company reduces flight duration by more than 4 hours and increased offer to Panama in about 55%.
These new direct flights from Iberia to Panama are a sign of their commitment to Central America, adding tomorrow, October 2nd, another destination: San Salvador, with four weekly flights. Also, Iberia has a daily flight to San José de Costa Rica and four flights a week to Guatemala.