Icelandair begins flights to Chicago

Icelandair flights

Icelandair began a new year-round service from Chicago O’Hare International Airport today, with four weekly round-trips to Iceland on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays, with connections to more than 20 destinations in Europe. The airline will operate a Boeing 767 on the route instead of a B757 as originally planned. This change will augment capacity […]

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WOW air to enter into the hotel market

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WOW air is expanding its presence in Icelandic tourism market with plans to build a new hotel in Kópavogur, just south of the capital Reykjavík. The airline, which was founded in 2011, describes itself as “the airline with the biggest smile and lowest prices”. Currently serving 23 destinations in Europe, the USA, and Canada, the […]

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WOW air is considering Dublin as a base for expansion

WOW air Skuli Mogensen

Icelandic carrier WOW air is considering using Dublin Airport as a base for expansion beyond its current market, according to its chief executive, Skúli Mogensen. The low-cost airline flies between 27 cities across Europe and North America via Keflavík Airport, near the capital Reykjavík, but is now looking for a second base from which it […]

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