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  • Icelandair shifts volcano-hit hub operation back to Reykjavik


    Icelandair is relocating its hub operation back to Reykjavik today having decamped to the Scottish city of Glasgow...


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  • Air Iceland urges that Reykjavik city airport be kept open

    News | 10 Apr 2014 08:19 | Niall O'Keeffe

    Air Iceland is lobbying against a plan to close Reykjavik's city airport.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Air-Iceland-urges-that-Reykjavik-city-airport-be-kept-open-398029/
  • Interview: Icelandair CEO Birkir Holm Gudnason

    News | 13 Aug 2010 10:17 | Mark Pilling

    A banking collapse and then a volcanic eruption that caused him to uproot his airline have all been in a days work for Icelandair's youthful chief executive...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Interview-Icelandair-CEO-Birkir-Holm-Gudnason-346124/
  • INTERVIEW: Icelandair CEO Birkir Hólm Guðnason

    News | 24 Jun 2010 10:34 | Mark Pilling

    <P><B><I></I></B><B><I>A</I></B><B><I> </I></B><B><I>banking collapse and then a volcanic eruption that caused him to uproot his airline have all been in a days work for Icelandair's youthful chief executive Birkir Hólm Gudnason, writes Mark Pilling in Berlin</I></B><B><I> </I></B><I></P> <P></I></P> <P>Nobody used to <A href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Iceland"><A href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Iceland">know much about Iceland</A></A>, or really care much either. Most of us thought of it as a remote, freezing chunk of rock somewhere near the North Pole where everybody is involved in fishing and has an unpronounceable name.</P> <P>What a difference <A href="http://www.flightglobal.com/articles/2010/06/21/343472/financial-markets-turmoil-hits-airline-plans.html"><A href="http://www.flightglobal.com/articles/2010/06/21/343472/financial-markets-turmoil-hits-airline-plans.html">a banking crisis</A></A> and <A href="http://www.flightglobal.com/articles/2010/06/16/343311/volcanhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/INTERVIEW-Icelandair-CEO-Birkir-Hlm-Gunason-343575/
  • Icelandair shifts volcano-hit hub operation back to Reykjavik

    News | 28 Apr 2010 16:51 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    Icelandair is relocating its hub operation back to Reykjavik today having decamped to the Scottish city of Glasgow after its base was closed by volcanic...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Icelandair-shifts-volcano-hit-hub-operation-back-to-Reykjavik-341225/
  • Iceland Express seeks domestic market entry

    News | 03 Jul 2007 14:58 | Victoria Moores

    <body lang=EN-GB style='tab-interval:36.0pt'> <div class=Section1> <div> <div> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>Icelandic budget carrier Iceland Express is aiming to launch domestic operations, but its plans are being hampered by terminal constraints at <st1:place u1:st="on"><st1:PlaceName u1:st="on">Reykjavik</st1:PlaceName> <st1:PlaceType u1:st="on">Airport</st1:PlaceType></st1:place>.</p> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>The Icelandic capital is served by two airports, <st1:City u1:st="on">Keflavik</st1:City> and <st1:place u1:st="on"><st1:City u1:st="on">Reykjavik</st1:City></st1:place>. Iceland Express operates from <st1:place u1:st="on"><st1:City u1:st="on">Keflavik</st1:City></st1:place>, the country’s main international airport, which is situated 50km southwest of the city. <st1:PlaceName u1:st="on">Reykjavik</st1:PlaceName> <st1:PlaceType u1:st="on">Airport</st1:Phttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Iceland-Express-seeks-domestic-market-entry-310223/
  • Iceland Express to add six more routes

    News | 25 Oct 2006 14:14

    <body lang=EN-GB link="#013669" vlink=purple style='tab-interval:36.0pt'> <div class=Section1> <div> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>Budget carrier Iceland Express is intending to open six more routes next year, nearly doubling the number of destinations to which the airline operates.</p> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>It will operate to Paris <span class=spelle>Orly</span>, the Norwegian cities of <st1:City u1:st="on">Oslo</st1:City> and <st1:City u1:st="on">Bergen</st1:City>, as well as Basle in <st1:country-region u1:st="on">Switzerland</st1:country-region> and <st1:City u1:st="on"><span class=spelle>Eindhoven</span></st1:City> in the <st1:country-region u1:st="on"><st1:place u1:st="on">Netherlands</st1:place></st1:country-region>. It is also planning to open a link to <span class=spelle>Billund</span> in <st1:place u1:st="on"><st1:country-region u1:st="on">Denmark</st1:chttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Iceland-Express-to-add-six-more-routes-301776/