09:51 GMTIcelandair Group has decided that its possible involvement in WOW air’s operations, as announced on 20 March 2019, will not materialize. Therefore, all discussions between the parties have been cancelled.
22 MarThe proposed investment of Indigo Partners LLC ("Indigo Partners") in WOW air has been cancelled by Indigo Partners. Therefore, all negotiations between WOW air and Indigo Partners have been cancelled.
22 MarHurricane strength wind gusts are expected in south east Iceland between Vík and Djúpivogur on Friday afternoon until midnight. No travel recommended in this area. In Reykjavik heavy snowfall is expected this afternoon.
19 Mar The Icelandic Museum of Natural History has requested to borrow a skeleton of a North Atlantic right whale from the Danish zoology museum. Danes own two such skeletons that come from adult whales hunted in Iceland in 1891 and 1904.
12 MarIcelandair shares dropped sharply at the Iceland stock exchange yesterday. The drop in shares can partly be traced to the fact that Icelandair uses three Boeing 737 MAX 8 jets. Two such planes in the ownership of other airlines crashed recently.
11 MarToday, March 11th travellers can expect a storm and very powerful gusts of wind in South and South West Iceland reports the Iceland Met Office and Safe Travel.is. Peopla are urged to adjust travel plans.
4 MarA swan was spotted with a tin can stuck to its beak in Urriðaholt, a suburb of Reykjavik. People are asked not to try to rescue the swan themselves as it is scared and will fly away and to wait for professionals as a rescue operation is underway.