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Icelandair increases service to Tampa

Icelandair Boeing 757-256 WL TF-FIU (msn 26243) (Northern Lights - Aurora Borealis) LHR (Wingnut). Image: 925482.

Icelandair has announced they will be increasing  their seasonal nonstop service from Tampa International from twice a week to four times a week. The airline was on-hand at Tampa Bay International to showcase their special northern lights livery, Hekla Arora (above). Local media and business leaders were welcomed onboard to experience the comfort and service that passengers receive when flying Icelandair. They also had a chance to view the northern lights show onboard the plane.

Flights will operate from Tampa Bay International on Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays starting this fall and return from Keflavik on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays.

The flight to Iceland is just around seven hours and when flying to The U.K, Scandinavia or Continental Europe, Icelandair allows passengers the opportunity to stopover in Iceland for up to seven nights at no additional airfare.

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Icelandair to drop Belfast

Icelandair Boeing 757-256 WL TF-FIT (msn 26244) LHR (SPA). Image: 928953.

Icelandair has announced it will drop the Keflavik – Belfast route on May 15, 2018. The airline cited economic reasons for the dropped route.

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Icelandair to fly daily from Orlando

Icelandair Boeing 757-256 WL TF-FIZ (msn 30052) ARN (Stefan Sjogren). Image: 922962.

Icelandair has announced it will increase the frequency of their seasonal flights from Orlando International Airport (MCO).

Starting on September 30, 2018 a sixth weekly flight will be added to Icelandair’s network and on October 3, 2018 the airline will begin daily service from MCO.

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Icelandair returns to San Francisco

Icelandair Boeing 767-319 ER WL TF-ISN (msn 30586) YYZ (TMK Photography). Image: 933210.

Icelandair (Keflavik) has announced the return of their international service from San Francisco International Airport (SFO) to Iceland and beyond. Seasonal flights will begin on June 1, 2018 with four nonstop flights a week to Iceland on Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays, and easy connections to and from more than 25 destinations in Europe.

Icelandair operates an exclusively Boeing fleet and service from San Francisco will be operated by one of Icelandair’s Boeing 767-300s, featuring three cabins of service, more legroom, in-flight entertainment, and gate-to-gate Wi-Fi.

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Icelandair to return to BWI

Icelandair Boeing 757-308 WL TF-FIX (msn 29434) LHR (Antony J. Best). Image: 909469.

Icelandair has announced the return of their international flights from Baltimore-Washington International Airport (BWI) to Iceland and beyond.

Flight 642 will begin seasonal service on May 28, 2018 with four nonstop flights a week to Iceland on Mondays, Tuesdays, Fridays and Sundays, and easy connections to and from more than 25 destinations in Europe.

It has been over a decade since Icelandair ceased operations in BWI, but there has always been a strong demand and support for the airline to once again return to Charm City.

BWI service will be in addition to Icelandair’s ongoing flights from Washington-Dulles, and will increase the options when flying Internationally to and from the Baltimore-Washington corridor.

 

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Icelandair is coming to Kansas City

Celebrating 80 Years of Aviation 1937 - 2017

Icelandair on January 9, 2018 announced seasonal service to the heartland of America with flights from Kansas City International Airport (MCI) commencing on May 25, 2018 from Keflavik.

Icelandair’s Kansas City service will offer three nonstop flights a week to Iceland on Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays, with easy connections to and from more than 25 destinations in Europe.

Icelandair has been in operation since 1937, and celebrated its 80th anniversary in 2017.

Copyright Photo: Icelandair Boeing 757-256 WL TF-FIR (msn 26242) (80 Years of Aviation 1937 -2017) FRA (Bernhard Ross). Image: 937795.

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Icelandair to drop the Birmingham route in January

Icelandair Boeing 757-223 WL TF-ISF (msn 24595) YYZ (TMK Photography). Image: 922898.

Icelandair is planning to drop the twice-weekly Keflavik – Birmingham (BHX) route on January 18, 2018 according to Airline Route.

Icelandair is making adjustments to its network. The aircraft freed up will allow the carrier to add more potentially lucrative routes. Previously on November 3, 2017, Icelandair launched year-round service from Berlin-Tegel Airport (TXL), with flight FI529 departing at 1:05pm local time.

Icelandair offers service to and from Iceland through Icelandair’s hub at Keflavik International Airport serving 20 destinations in North America and more than 25 destinations in Scandinavia, the U.K., and Continental Europe.

Copyright Photo: Icelandair Boeing 757-223 WL TF-ISF (msn 24595) YYZ (TMK Photography). Image: 922898.