Latest Barajas Stories

Solar Impulse Lifts Off For Madrid
2012-07-06 07:17:33

Solar Impulse took off from Rabat-Sale International Airport (Morocco) at 6:17 (local time) July 6. The plane, piloted by Bertrand Piccard, should land in Madrid-Barajas airport in Spain around 12:30 a.m. (local time) on July 7.

Solar Impulse Flight To Madrid Rescheduled
2012-07-05 14:38:16

The Solar Impulse team of Bertrand Piccard and Andre Borschberg have rescheduled the second-to-last-stage flight of their journey home, a journey that has so far taken them more than 2,400 miles and across two continents flying only on the energy of the Sun.

2012-04-27 23:02:33

Annual award designed to honor outstanding efforts in the parks and recreation field. Chattanooga TN (PRWEB) April 27, 2012 The first annual PlayCore

2008-08-23 00:00:00

There are no delays expected at Exeter International Airport this weekend as a result of the Madrid plane crash. The incident, which happened on Wednesday at the Barajas Airport, saw only 19 people survive and 153 passengers and crew lose their lives.

2008-08-21 12:01:08

By EMILY MOULTON MORE than 150 people have died in a horrific plane crash at Madrid's Barajas airport yesterday in what has been described as Spain's worst air disaster in 30 years.

2008-08-20 18:00:37

PARIS - At least 45 people died today and another 44 were injured when an airliner en route to the Canary Islands of Spain swerved off the end of a runway at Madrid airport, Spanish officials said.

2008-08-04 09:00:41

Spain's airport authority to be partially privatized MADRID, Aug. 1 (Xinhua) -- The Spanish government has authorized 30-percent privatization of the national airport authority.

2006-02-09 09:43:04

MADRID (Reuters) - The Spanish Winter Olympic team have got off to an unfortunate start to the Games with several members of the 31-strong squad still waiting for their luggage to turn up after arriving in Turin on Monday.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.