The wind speed forecast for 10 am on Friday.

Icelandair Prepares for Severe Weather Friday

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You can see how the aircraft rests on the right engine.

Gear Collapses at Landing, Despite Being New

10 Feb 2020 The right main gear of an Icelandair Boeing 757 that collapsed shortly after the aircraft landed on Keflavík International Airport on Friday afternoon had just been replaced.

From Keflavík International Airport.

Airport Employees in Keflavík Use Masks

31 Jan 2020 Some employees at Keflavík International Airport have begun using face masks and rubber gloves at work, due to the threat of the novel coronavirus.

Seismic activity on Reykjanes. The dots show the location of the tremors.

Yellow Aviation Color Code for Reykjanes

27 Jan 2020 Due to an unusually rapid inflation of the earth’s surface, suggesting the possibility of magma accumulation west of Þorbjörn mountain, a phase of uncertainty has been declared on the Reykjanes peninsula.

Inclement weather affects international as well as domestic flight today, in addition to bus service.

Most Flights at KEF Airport Canceled

23 Jan 2020 Due to inclement weather, most flights to and from Keflavík International Airport today have been canceled.

Early Departure for Icelandair Flights

13 Jan 2020 Due to weather, Icelandair has rescheduled some flights today for early departure.

Flight and Bus Service Interrupted

8 Jan 2020 All international flights to and from Icelandearly this morning were canceled, as well as all domestic flights.

Most of Today’s Flights Canceled

7 Jan 2020 Most international flights to and from Keflavík International Airport, scheduled this afternoon through 8 pm, have been canceled, due to inclement weather.

Archive photo.

High Alert at KEF Airport Early this Morning

16 Dec 2019 An accident emergency response plan was activated and a red alert issued at Keflavík International Airport this morning.

China-Iceland Service Offered in March

27 Nov 2019 At the end of March, the Chinese airline Juneyao Air plans to begin scheduled flights between Keflavík International Airport and Shanghai, China.

From Keflavík International Airport.

Flights between China and Iceland this Spring?

25 Oct 2019 The Chinese airline Juneyao plans to offer sevice between Shanghai, China, and Iceland in the spring, with a stopover in Helsinki, Finland.

From Beijing Daxing International Airport.

Will Keflavík Connect US and China?

11 Oct 2019 Last month’s opening of Beijing Daxing International Airport in China could create an opportunity for the Icelandic travel industry.

Tourists Spend More than Before

19 Jul 2019 In June, card expenditure of tourists in Iceland exceeded that of June, last year.

An archive photo, showing a fighter plane taking off at Keflavík Airport.

US Military to Invest Billions of ISK in Keflavík

24 Jun 2019 The US Department of Defense plans to invest USD 57 million in military construction in Iceland in 2020.

For some time, high winds prevented the passengers of 11 aircraft from disembarking yesterday.

High Winds Prevent Use of Walkways

17 Apr 2019 Due to high winds, walkways could not be used for some time yesterday at Keflavík International Airport.

The train might look like this.

Airport Train Still a Possibility

3 Apr 2019 Plans to build a tunnel for a train that would connect Keflavík International Airport and Reykjavík are still under consideration, Morgunblaðið reports.




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