Almost half of Spain was on alert for stormy weather on Wednesday as the northern part of the country was battered by wind and rain.
The military aricraft will take to the skies during the Paris airshow next week, confirmed Airbus, just over a month after one of the planes crashed outside Seville after a massive engine failure.
The police force in Catalonia have arrested 23 members of a drug-trafficking Latin Kings gang, including its suspected leader.
Spain's air traffic controllers have complained that the minimum service demanded by the government "violates" their fundamental right to strike.
Nearly two-thirds of Spaniards polled by Pew Research Center said they were in favour of Ukraine joining the European Union, more than any other NATO country surveyed.
Spain's High Court was forced to shelve a 12-year inquiry into the killing of a Spanish journalist by a US shell in Iraq because a change in law has seen judicial powers limited.
Spain were held 1-1 by fellow newcomers Costa Rica in their opening Women's World Cup Group E match in Montreal on Tuesday.