Icelandair CEO Bogi Nils Bogason.

Icelandair CEO Welcomes US Plans to Lift Travel Ban

21 Sep Bogi Nils Bogason, CEO of Icelandair, welcomes the statement issued by US authorities yesterday, announcing plans to lift a travel ban on all fully COVID-19 vaccinated travelers to the US from around the world in November.

From Keflavík International Airport.

Nearly 900,000 Passengers Passed Through KEF Airport

8 Sep Nearly 900,000 passengers passed through Keflavík International Airport between June 1 and August 31 this year, compared with nearly 2.5 million during the same time in 2019.

Play Suggests Cutting Employment Ratio

24 Aug Pilots and flight crew members of the Icelandic airline Play, which began operation in June, have been offered to take up to a 50 percent reduction in employment ratio in exchange for being offered permanent employment this winter.

Zara Rutherford.

Young Pilot Ready to Attempt World Record

18 Aug Nineteen-year-old pilot Zara Rutherford will be landing at Reykjavík Airport 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.

A view of Vestmannaeyjar islands.

Magnificent View from Boeing 737 MAX

8 Mar The first scheduled Icelandair flight of a Boeing 737 MAX aircraft in about two years was from Keflavík International Airport for Copenhagen this morning.

Plans to Fly to 11 Destinations During Holiday Season

24 Nov 2020 Icelandair plans to fly to and from 11 destinations during the holiday season.

Not much action at Keflavík International Airport.

One Departure from KEF Airport Today

5 Nov 2020 Only one departure was scheduled from Keflavík International Airport today.

From Grímsvötn.

Chance of Eruption Appears to Be Increasing

2 Oct 2020 The Icelandic Met Office changed the aviation code for Grímsvötn volcano from green to yellow earlier this week.

Much Less Air Traffic Around Iceland

23 Sep 2020 Air traffic in the Reykjavík Control Area is less than a third of what it was in September a year ago.

Icelandair’s Public Offering Great Success

18 Sep 2020 Icelandair Group’s public share offering successfully concluded yesterday afternoon.

Critical Moment for Icelandair

17 Sep 2020 Icelandair Group’s public offering began yesterday morning and will conclude today at 4 pm.

From Keflavík International Airport.

Most Landing Clearances at KEF Airport Canceled

7 Sep 2020 Numerous airlines have canceled their landing clearances at Keflavík International Airport.

Ground Proximity Warning System Saved Lives

3 Jul 2020 The Aircraft Accident Investigation Board in Iceland has just published its final report on a serious incident, involving an Icelandair aircraft, approaching Keflavík International Airport on October 19, 2016.

Icelandair Postpones Offering of New Shares

30 Jun 2020 Icelandair Group’s public offering has been postponed until August.

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