This airline has it's hub in Barcelona (BCN
). They like to have their own airline in the Catalan region.
Iberia is the Spanish national airline from Madrid.
But Spanair has been owned by Scandinavian airlines. In 2009 Spanair seems to be flying again under it's own wings.
The MD-80 airliners seems to be leaving the Spanair fleet in 2009, but
the 4 Boeing 717 will remain. They fly them on routes like Barcelona-Munich