Skúli Mogensen, founder and CEO of WOW air.

"I will continue to do my best"

6 Nov "The last 72 hours have been some of the toughest in my life as I had to determine the future of WOW air in the face of extremely challenging times," writes WOW CEO Skúli Mogensen in a statement on his Facebook page earlier today.

Sameinað félag þykir ekki stórt miðað við stærstu félögin á Norðurlöndunum og í Evrópu.

Icelandair still a comparatively small airline

6 Nov Following Icelandair's acquisition of low cost airline WOW air, Icelandair's passenger numbers will obviously increase. WOW air transported around 2.8 million passengers in the first nine months of this year. Over the same time period, Icelandair transported 3.3 passengers.

Icelandair shares surge following WOW acquisition

5 Nov Shares in Icelandair have surged since today's announcement that they are buying WOW air.

Icelandair have aquired Wow air.

Icelandair buy WOW air

5 Nov Icelandair Group has entered into a share purchase agreement to purchase all shares in the airline WOW air. This was just announced by Icelandair.

Flogið verður til San Francisco fjórum sinnum í viku frá 1. júní inn í október á Boeing 767-breiðþotu.

Icelandair adds service from San Francisco to Iceland

11 Jan Icelandair will add service from San Francisco to Iceland in the summer of 2018. Seasonal flights will begin on June 1, 2018

The strike affected 10 thousand passengers per day.

Flight engineer strike over and flights back to normal

19 Dec An agreement was reached between the flight engineer association of airline engineers and SA business Iceland during the night and engineers went straight back to work to prepare planes for take off.

WOW air not increasing flights because of strike

18 Dec WOW air will not be scheduling more flights due to the aircraft mechanic's strike at Icelandair.

Keflavik International Airport.

Aircraft mechanics strike still on today - numerous flights cancelled

18 Dec No solution was found between the union of aircraft mechanics and the state negotiator last night. Meetings continued until 4 am. The Prime Minister says that a legislation to stop the strike is out of the question.

Chaos at Keflavik International Airport earlier today.

Hundreds of people stranded at Iceland International Airport as flight engineers go on strike

17 Dec An enormous amount of passengers have been waiting all day at Keflavik International Airport today outside the Icelandair office. Flight engineers went on strike today.

Skúli Mogensen, managing director of WOW air.

WOW Air becomes the airline most used by Icelanders

1 Nov 2017 New figures show that WOW air have surpassed Icelandair, Iceland's oldest airline, as the leading airline for Icelanders.

Icelandair drops Barcelona, focuses on Madrid instead

31 Oct 2017 Icelandair will end its service to Barcelona in Spain in the summer of 2018 and add more flights to Madrid instead.

Cleveland is located next to Lake Erie.

Icelandair begin scheduled flights to Cleveland

23 Aug 2017 Icelandair have decided to offer scheduled flights between Cleveland and Keflavik International Airport four times per week, starting in May next year.

An artist's impression of the new Boeing 737 MAX delivered to Icelandair in 2018-21.

PHOTOS: Icelandair-Boeing, an 80-year relationship

15 Dec 2016 Iceland’s main international airline Icelandair can trace its roots back almost eight decades and has worked closely with American aircraft manufacturer Boeing throughout its history.

Storm winds send Icelandic jet smashing into airport vehicle

11 Nov 2016 Strong winds this morning spun an Icelandair jet full of departing passengers from its parking space and into a service vehicle, it has been reported.

Icelandair named 2016 Regional Airline of the Year

31 Oct 2016 Icelandic flag carrier Icelandair was named Regional Airline of the Year for 2016 at the CAPA Aviation Awards for Excellence awards ceremony Amsterdam last week.

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