Iceland at FIFA World Cup in Russia

Iceland has qualified for the first time to participate in the FIFA World cup finals starting next month in Russia. Iceland is by far the smallest nation to ever qualify with only approx. 340.000 inhabitants, something close to a miracle. As Iceland’s first game against Argentina gets closer, excitement builds up in our small island. […]

Icelandair announces 3 new destinations

Icelandair has announced three new destinations for their summer season 2013, two in Europe and one in N-America. Starting May/June 2013, Icelandair will operate two flights per week to Zurich in Switzerland, St.Petersburg in Russia and Anchorage in Alaska USA. These flights will be operated through mid September 2013. Read Icelandair’s full announcement here

New Icelandic airline – WOW air

WOW Air is a brand-new, low-cost air carrier connecting Iceland to 12 destinations in Europe starting June 2012. The new carrier will offer 130,000 seats in Airbus A320 aircrafts in the first year. “We’d like to get to grips with twelve destinations to begin with,” said WOW’s main owner and CEO Skuli Mogensen. Read more….