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Latest Keflavík International Airport Stories

2013-04-08 12:21:06

QUINCY, Mass., April 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Icelandair is pleased to announce it will begin scheduled service from Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) on October 28, 2013. Icelandair has served the New York City market for over 60 years with flights to and from John F. Kennedy International (JFK) and will continue to do so. The Newark flights will supplement the JFK service and will operate four times per week on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. Birkir Holm Gudnason,...

2012-10-24 07:29:17

SEATTLE, Oct. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- KEXP, the internationally-renowned, Seattle-based radio station, announced today its return to the Land of Fire and Ice for a series of live broadcasts from the Iceland Airwaves in cooperation with Iceland Naturally, KEX Hostel, Icelandair and Kimi Records. Broadcasting once again from KEX Hostel in Reykjavik, DJs Cheryl Waters and Kevin Cole will host the performances on 90.3 FM and online at KEXP.org Oct. 31-Nov. 2 from 6 a.m. to 2 p.m. PDT. "Our...

2012-08-24 06:20:22

QUINCY, Mass., Aug. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Icelandair announces its newest gateway from North America: Anchorage, Alaska along with two new destinations in Europe, St. Petersburg Russia and Zurich, Switzerland. Flights to Anchorage will begin May 15, 2013 with non-stop seasonal service between Iceland and Anchorage twice a week through mid-September 2013. From its hub in Reykjavik, Icelandair offers non-stop connections to more than 20 destinations in Scandinavia, the United Kingdom...

2012-05-31 06:22:01

REYKJAVIK, Iceland and WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif., May 31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Row 44, the leading provider of inflight WiFi and device-based entertainment content for airlines around the world, announced today that it has partnered with Icelandair, the leading carrier of Iceland serving Europe, the United States and Canada, to enhance their passengers' travel experience. Row 44 will equip Icelandair's fleet with high-speed WiFi, starting this year. Upon rollout, Icelandair will be the first...

Image 1 - NASA ER-2 Arrives In Iceland For MABEL Validation
2012-04-05 03:23:56

After an all-night flight from its home base in Palmdale, Calif., a NASA ER-2 high-altitude environmental science aircraft arrived in Keflavik, Iceland late Monday morning to begin a series of flights over the next five weeks that are intended to validate the accuracy of a new laser altimeter named MABEL. The long-winged ER-2, flown by NASA research pilot Tim Williams, departed its base at the Dryden Aircraft Operations Facility adjacent to Air Force Plant 42 in Palmdale shortly after 7...

2011-09-14 07:30:00

QUINCY, Mass., Sept. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Icelandair, the flagship carrier of Iceland since 1937, will begin service from Denver next spring with four flights a week to Reykjavik, Iceland. Denver will become Icelandair's ninth North American gateway and on May 11, 2012, flight # 670 will commence service from Denver International Airport with non-stop flights to Reykjavik on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays. Through its hub in Iceland, Icelandair offers non-stop flights to over...

2011-05-02 11:00:00

NEW YORK and REYKJAVIK, Iceland, May 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- JetBlue Airways (NASDAQ: JBLU), New York's hometown airline, and Icelandair, the flagship carrier of Iceland, today announced the launch of a new interline partnership at a ceremony in New York. The partnership opens up new travel opportunities for customers connecting between JetBlue's network in the United States and the Caribbean and Icelandair destinations throughout Scandinavia, the United Kingdom, and Continental Europe....

2010-10-07 08:30:00

QUINCY, Mass., Oct. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Icelandair will begin seasonal service from Washington Dulles International Airport with four flights a week starting May 17, 2011 through September 13, 2011. To celebrate service from their newest gateway, Icelandair is offering special early bird fares from Dulles to Iceland starting as low as $429* round-trip for travel in May 2011 when service is launched. "Icelandair is very familiar with the Baltimore-Washington market and looks forward to...

2010-07-27 07:00:00

SEATTLE, July 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Icelandair, Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air announced they have entered into a new codeshare agreement and will also launch a reciprocal frequent flier partnership. The codeshare agreement allows Icelandair to place their code on select Alaska and Horizon Air flights. The frequent flier partnership, scheduled to launch this fall, allows Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan members to earn and redeem miles on Icelandair flights between Seattle and Iceland...

2010-06-02 15:59:00

QUINCY, Mass., June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- For the first time in history, the entire nation of Iceland will gather together to inspire the world. With the support of the Icelandic Government, Inspired By Iceland, a global online campaign will officially launch on June 3, 2010. Iceland's 320,000 inhabitants have been using the Internet to send personal messages describing what they love most about their homeland and now they invite the rest of world to do the same. Recently named the cleanest...