Investment in La Palma’s New Terminal to Add to Canaries’ Allure

Sunday, July 17, 2011

LONDON, July 18, 2011 -


- A New Terminal has Opened at La Palma Airport, Says This Shows the Canary Islands’ Dedication to
Providing the Best for its Tourists -

July saw the opening of the new terminal at La Palma Airport in
the Canary Islands which is to double the capacity of passengers
the airport is able to receive and offers the potential to open up
more international routes to and from the island. href="">, a
leading online holiday specialist, says this, along with new
facilities offered at the airport, shows the Canary Islands’
continuing dedication to providing the best experience for

Alex Saint, CEO of, says: “The opening of the
new terminal means great things for the Canary Islands and La Palma
in particular, but even greater things for its visitors. href="">
Holidays to the Canary Islands have always been popular and
demand from our customers for flights has been ever increasing and
this new terminal will mean more tourists than ever will be able to
enjoy holidays on these beautiful islands.”

Work on the new terminal began in 2005 and the multi-million
euro investment put in by the AENA
Group and European Union’s European Regional Development Fund
marks the biggest public investment ever made on the island. The
new terminal will feature brand new parking areas, a control tower
and a huge duty free area offering the best local produce. Spanish
Development Minister José Blanco has said the new terminal will
provide connections to the rest of the Canary Islands allowing
visitors to stop off in La Palma on their way to href="">holidays
in Lanzarote, Tenerife, Gran Canaria and other islands in the

Saint adds: “The additional terminal will make travelling to the
Canary Islands easier than ever and the new flight routes that are
to open between the islands will allow travellers to enjoy all the
modern amenities, resorts and attractions these amazing islands
have to offer.”

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