King Felipe VI of Spain will officially open the new Corvera Airport in January, according to Spanish newspaper La Verdad.

The International Airport of Corvera located in the Region of Murcia will be inaugurated on Tuesday, 15 January 2019, with the King of Spain present to carry out the opening ceremony.

Flights will also begin to operate on the same day, with nine destinations from the United Kingdom, two from Belgium and one from Ireland.

These flights will be operated by Ryanair, Easyjet and TUIfly.