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Icelandair Postpones Offering of New Shares

30 Jun Icelandair Group’s public offering has been postponed until August.

Icelandair and Flight Attendants Sign Agreement

25 Jun An agreement was reached this morning in labor negotiations between Icelandair and flight attendants.

Play Launches Its Website

22 Jun The new Icelandic airline Play launched its website Friday.

Hold off on hugging, health officials advise.

About 900 Travelers Tested at KEF Airport

16 Jun Eight passenger jets arrived at Keflavík International Airport yesterday, carrying about 900 people.

From Keflavík International Airport.

About 600 Passengers Expected at KEF Airport Today

15 Jun Eight flights are expected to arrive at Keflavík International Airport today.

From yesterday's press conference. Minister of Health Svandís Svavarsdóttir is in the center.

Reopening of Iceland’s Borders Approaches

11 Jun “No one knows how to open borders following a pandemic.”

Icelandair to Offer Service to 11 Destinations

8 Jun Icelandair plans to offer service to 11 destinations, June 15-30.

From Keflavík International Airport.

Six Airlines Offer Service to Iceland This Summer

5 Jun Six airlines have announced plans to offer scheduled flights to and from Keflavík International Airport this summer.

Minister for Foreign Affairs Guðlaugur Þór Þórðarson.

More Borders to Open to Icelanders

2 Jun “Things are slowly moving in the right direction.”

One of Icelandair's Boeing 737 MAX aircraft.

Icelandair not Required to Receive All 737 MAX Jets

27 May Should Boeing’s delivery of the 737 MAX aircraft ordered by Icelandair Group be delayed more than 12 months, based on current agreements, then the latter has the option to cancel the purchase.

Germany to Lift Travel Warning for Iceland

26 May Iceland will be among 31 European states for which the German government plans to lift a travel warning as of June 15, provided the COVID-19 situation allows.

From Copenhagen, which may be among the first cities to which air service will be offered.

Daily Flights in June? It’s up in the Air

25 May It is not yet clear what sort of air service will be offered to and from Iceland once the country’s borders reopen June 15.

From Keflavík International Airport.

Only 99 Passengers at KEF Airport over Easter

16 Apr Over the Easter weekend, 99 passengers went through Keflavík International Airport, compared with more than 84,000 during the same weekend last year.

From Keflavík International Airport.

Fewer Flights to Iceland this Year

8 Mar It looks like there will be a 25 percent reduction in seating capacity to Keflavík International Airport for the first three months of the year, compared with the same period last year.

Investigation of Illness Focuses on Engines

29 Feb An investigation into the illness of several Icelandair flight attendants in January of last year currently focuses on the aircraft’s engines and their maintenance.




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