From Beijing Daxing International Airport.

Will Keflavík Connect US and China?

News Tagged with “Aviation”

WOW 2 Take-Off Delayed

9 Oct WOW 2, the resurrected WOW Air, directed by US business woman Michele Ballarin, has postponed its first flight between Iceland and Washington Dulles International Airport in the US.

From Keflavík International Airport.

Direct Flights to Asia Explored

8 Oct It’s not a question of whether direct flights will be offered between Iceland and Asia. The question is when.

One of the Boing 767 aircraft, used for the San Francisco flight.

San Fran and Kansas City off Icelandair’s Schedule

1 Oct Icelandair officials have decided not to offer direct flights from Keflavík International Airport to San Francisco and Kansas City, the US, next summer.

WOW 2 to Take off by Mid-October

25 Sep A new WOW Air, referred to as WOW 2, originally scheduled to begin operation at the beginning of October, is now reported to be expected to do so by mid-October.

Illness among Icelandair Flight Attendants

23 Sep Three female flight attendants became ill and had to be given oxygen on board an Icelandair flight last week.

Michele Ballarin.

WOW Now, but How?

18 Sep A new WOW Air website could be launched by the end of the week, Michele Ballarin tells the Washington Post, but industry analysts remain skeptical.

Flames destroyed most of the plane.

Pilot Survives Plane Crash near Reykjavík

18 Sep Miraculously, a pilot survived when a small single engine plane he was flying crashed on top of Skálafell mountain yesterday afternoon.

Air Iceland Connect aircraft.

Change Ahead in Domestic Flight

29 Aug Measures must be taken to improve the business environment for domestic flight - one of the most important means of transport in Iceland.

The aircraft, where the incident took place, is from Wizz Air.

Icelander who Disrupted Flight Is Released

16 Aug The Icelander who was arrested in Stavanger, Norway, yesterday, after having attempted to force his way into the cockpit of an aircraft en route from Hungary to Iceland, was released last night.

Passengers arriving in Akureyri.

SuperBreak’s Bankruptcy Could Hit Akureyri Hard

10 Aug The bankruptcy of the British travel service SuperBreak could result in a ISK 500 million loss for the tourism industry in Akureyri.

The building in Hafnarfjörður that houses WAB Air's offices.

‘Nothing Stops Us Now,’ States WAB Air’s CEO

7 Aug “I’m determined. Nothing stops us now.”

Icelandair Loses USD 40.9 Million in 2nd Quarter

2 Aug Icelandair Group lost USD 40.9 million during this year’s second quarter, according to the company’s semi-annual report, published last night.

Icelandair Meets with Boeing and Airbus

26 Jun Representatives from Icelandair Group have been meeting in Iceland in recent weeks with negotiating committees from both Boeing and Airbus.


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