Queen Letizia & King Felipe VI Color Coordinate At The Commemoration Of EMT Madrid's 75th Anniversary — Pics
Queen Letizia and King Felipe VI got all dressed up when they attended the commemoration of EMT Madrid's 75th anniversary on Monday, November 15.
The couple both wore black jackets, while the brunette beauty donned a blue dress. For his part, the King wore a striped suit with a blue tie.
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The duo got off the bus — and of course, wore their masks amid the ongoing pandemic.
"Don Felipe and Doña Letizia arrived at stop 90 of line 001 on Gran Vía street corner with Marqués de Casa Riera street, where they were received by the Minister of Transport, Mobility and Urban Agenda, Raquel Sánchez; the mayor of Madrid, José Luis Martínez-Almeida; the president of the Board of Directors of the Municipal Transport Company of Madrid, Borja Carabante; and by its director, Alfonso Sánchez Vicente," a caption read.
The message continued, "The Kings accessed the bus on line 001, which, during its usual journey, made several stops, where users got on and off, until they reached the last stop. Don Felipe and Doña Letizia continued on the bus to the EMT Operations Center in Carabanchel, where they were received by the deputy mayor of Madrid, Begoña Villacís; members of the Board of Spokespersons of the Madrid City Council; members of the Board of Directors, and members of the Management Committee."
"The Municipal Transport Company of Madrid (EMT Madrid) is a public limited company, which was born in 1947, owned by the Madrid City Council," a description reads.
The note continued, "The EMT is the global manager of surface mobility in the city of Madrid and is in charge of the management and operation of urban bus services; public bicycle (BiciMAD); municipal crane, public and resident car parks, and cable car. EMT Madrid is part of the Madrid Regional Transport Consortium, the authority in charge of planning public transport in Madrid."
Even though the Queen was wearing heels, it looked like she did a lot of walking and talking!
The two were on the move to the next activity!
"Their Majesties the Kings visited the workshops, the Mechanical Section and the Electricity Section and on the esplanade, they were able to see an exhibition of historic buses and talk with those responsible for the Museum and the maintenance of historic buses, Diego García Crego, and Agustín Fernández Recio, respectively, also greeted José Antonio Fernández García, an EMT employee and driver since the 1980s, who performed the task of driver-collector," a message said.
"To end this visit, Don Felipe and Doña Letizia took a commemorative photograph with the workers and managers of the Madrid Municipal Transport Company — EMT," the message read.