Tourists in Reykjavík.

Icelandair to Offer Service to Six US Cities

11:03 GMT Bogi Nils Bogason, CEO of Icelandair, tells Morgunblaðið that recently, there has been a marked increase in the number of flight reservations being made to Iceland.

Minister of Health Svandís Svavarsdóttir.

COVID-19 Restrictions Eased in Iceland Today

10:14 GMT New rules regarding public gatherings took effect in Iceland today and will remain in effect through May 26.

Feeling dizzy already?

Afraid of Heights? Here’s Your Challenge

yesterday Work on an observation platform on Bolafjall mountain, towering over the town of Bolungarvík, the West Fjords, will likely resume in late May.


Fabulous Swirl of Fire in Lava Stream: Video

8 May The eruption by Fagradalsfjall mountain, Southwest Iceland, never ceases to amaze us.

From Heiðmörk, where wildfires consumed 56 hectares of land earlier this week.

Risk of Wildfires in Large Part of Iceland

7 May Due to the risk of wildfires, the national police commissioner, in consultation with the chiefs of police and heads of fire departments in West Iceland, the capital area, on the Reykjanes peninsula and in South Iceland, has declared a phase of uncertainty.

From Keflavík International Airport.

Record Number of Tourists Could Cause Bottleneck in Test Analysis

7 May About a thousand passengers are expected to arrive by air in Iceland tomorrow.

Jet2 Responds to High Demand for Flights to Iceland

6 May The British low-cost leisure airline Jet2 has decided to move its scheduled flights between Manchester, England, and Iceland up by a month.

Archive photo.

List of High-Risk COVID-19 Countries Gets Much Longer

6 May The definition of high-risk COVID-19 countries or areas has been reassessed in Iceland.

TF-GNA í Stafangri fyrir brottför.

Icelandic Coast Guard Receives Third Helicopter

6 May The latest addition to the fleet of Icelandic Coast Guard rescue helicopters landed at Reykjavík Airport Tuesday night.

Airline Play Soon to Receive First Aircraft

5 May The new low-cost Icelandic airline Play, will receive its first out of three Airbus A321 NEO aircraft near the end of May.

Wildfire Consumes Forested Land Near Reykjavík

5 May About 80 firefighters in the capital area fought a wildfire in Heiðmörk, the municipal conservation area of Reykjavík, yesterday afternoon and into the early morning hours.

Count the people.

Population of Iceland Nearly 370,000

4 May Statistics Iceland has just released new population figures.

Eruption’s New Behavior Explained

4 May The eruption by Fagradalsfjall mountain, Southwest Iceland, never ceases to surprise scientists.

The eruption, seen from Reykjavík.

Danger Zone Could Be Expanded Today

4 May Expanding the so-called danger zone at the eruption site by Fagradalsfjall mountain, Southwest Iceland, is under consideration.

The season's first Delta flight has arrived.

First Delta Flight Lands in Keflavík

3 May An aircraft from Delta Air Lines landed at Keflavík International Airport yesterday – the first scheduled Delta flight to Iceland this season.


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