Binter to Resume Service to Morocco From February 7, 2022
Binter will restart flights from Gran Canaria to Agadir, El Aaiún and Dakhla in Morocco. Service to Agadir will operate on Mondays from February 7th, while twice weekly flights to El Aaiún will resume February 8th, and one weekly flight to Dakhla will restart February 12th.
On Friday (January 28, 2022), Binter announced the resumption of flights between Gran Canaria and Morocco starting February 7th. Once weekly service to Agadir will operate on Mondays starting February 7th with flights departing Gran Canaria Airport at 10:40 and the return flight departing Agadir at 14:00. Gran Canaria - El Aaiún flights will operate twice weekly on Tuesdays and Saturdays starting February 8th, with flights departing Gran Canaria at 11:30, and the return flight from El Aaiún departing at 14:00. Service between Gran Canaria and Dakhla will resume once weekly on Saturdays from February 12, 2022, with flights departing Gran Canaria at 10:00, and the return flight departing Dakhla at 13:10.
Founded in 1989, Binter began flying in the Canary Islands archipelago with service connecting the islands and a clear focus on public service. In 2005, the airline began to operate flights outside of the Canary Islands with the goal of offering direct connections to other markets. Currently, Binter’s international route network includes 16 routes with nine destinations in Africa and seven destinations in Europe. The carrier’s African network includes Casablanca, Marrakech, Agadir, Dakhla, El Aaiún, Nouakchott, Dakar, Banjul and Sal. Binter’s European network includes flights to Madeira, Lisbon, Lille, Marseille, Toulouse, Turin and Venice. In 2018, the airline began regular service to national destinations, first to Mallorca and Vigo, and later to Pamplona, Zaragoza, Murcia, Santander, Vitoria, Asturias and Jerez de la Frontera. In 2021, Binter also added service to Tarragona.