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Dec 10, 2007, 00:00 ET Icelandair to Terminate BWI Operations

COLUMBIA, Md., Dec. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Icelandair will terminate services from Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport...


Jul 19, 2007, 01:00 ET Icelandair to Expand Canadian Service with Open Skies Agreement

COLUMBIA, Md., July 19 /PRNewswire/ -- The governments of Iceland and Canada have signed an Open Skies agreement to permit scheduled air...


Jun 19, 2007, 01:00 ET Icelandair Introduces Flexible Fare Structure

COLUMBIA, Md., June 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Effective June 21, Icelandair will implement a simplified pricing structure for travel to and from...


Jun 01, 2007, 01:00 ET Icelandair Marks 70th Anniversary

COLUMBIA, Md., June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The date was Thursday, June 3, 1937. In France, the Duke of Windsor married Mrs. Simpson, the woman for...


Apr 30, 2007, 01:00 ET Icelandic Music: Bjork and More

COLUMBIA, Md., April 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Music professionals have said the voices of Icelandic singers blend together so tightly that you'd think...


Oct 16, 2006, 01:00 ET Icelandair Announces Largest Flight Schedule Ever: Additional U.S. Flights, A New Canadian Gateway, and Two New Scandinavian Destinations for the Summer Season 2007

COLUMBIA, Md., Oct. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Icelandair will increase its number of flights by 17% in 2007, providing the largest schedule in the...


Oct 12, 2006, 01:00 ET Icelandair Increases Flights and Announces New Destinations for 2007

COLUMBIA, Md., Oct. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Icelandair will begin service to Bergen, Norway, with 3 flights a week and to Gothenburg, Sweden, with 2...


Aug 15, 2006, 01:00 ET Icelandair Announces Fall/Winter U.S. Schedule

COLUMBIA, Md., Aug. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Icelandair's nonstop service from the USA to Reykjavik, Iceland with connections to destinations in...


Jun 29, 2006, 01:00 ET Europe Is Still On Sale With Icelandair!

COLUMBIA, Md., June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Now that summer is here Icelandair still has Europe "on sale" with special low airfares through July 17,...


Jun 22, 2006, 01:00 ET Icelandair Puts Europe on Sale Now!!

COLUMBIA, Md., June 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Now that summer is here, Icelandair is putting Europe "on sale" with special low airfares through June...


Mar 09, 2006, 00:00 ET Deep Dish Breaks the Ice in Reykjavik

COLUMBIA, Md., March 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Deep Dish, the internationally acclaimed DJs, will perform at club NASA in Reykjavik, Iceland on April...


May 16, 2005, 01:00 ET Icelandair Inaugurates Nonstop Service From San Francisco to Europe

COLUMBIA, Md., May 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Icelandair's nonstop service from San Francisco to Europe will be launched May 18, 2005, with the arrival...


Oct 01, 2004, 01:00 ET Icelandair to Start Nonstop Service From San Francisco to Europe

REYKJAVIK, Iceland and COLUMBIA, Md., Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Icelandair is pleased to announce the opening of its sixth North American gateway in...


Oct 01, 2004, 01:00 ET UPDATE: Icelandair to Start Nonstop Service From San Francisco to Europe

REYKJAVIK, Iceland, and COLUMBIA, Md., Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- IN A MEETING THIS MORNING IN REYKJAVIK, ICELAND, THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF...


Jul 01, 2004, 01:00 ET Statement Regarding Icelandair Policy on Child Safety Seats in Response to Washington Post/Washington Post Syndicate Articles

COLUMBIA, Md., July 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The Washington Post and, subsequently, The Washington Post Syndicate, recently published an article...


Jun 26, 2001, 01:00 ET Icelandair to Adjust International Schedules

COLUMBIA, Md., June 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Icelandair's Board of Directors met in Reykjavik today and announced a 5% reduction in scheduled...


Jun 15, 2001, 01:00 ET Blue Lagoon and You ... Perfect Together: Gratis Dip in Blue Lagoon With Icelandair Copenhagen Connections

COLUMBIA, Md., June 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Icelandair passengers returning to North America from Copenhagen may ease body and soul with a...


Jun 01, 2001, 01:00 ET Fly the Train to Europe

COLUMBIA, Md., June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Amtrak and Icelandair announced that they have teamed up to provide a unique travel experience to Europe...


Jun 01, 2001, 01:00 ET Fly the Train to Europe: Icelandair Offers Discount Fares For First Joint Rail + Air Flights to Europe

COLUMBIA, Md., June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Amtrak and Icelandair have introduced the first American train + plane codeshare, allowing travelers to...


May 04, 2001, 01:00 ET Hottest Destination on Earth? It's Iceland Naturally for Beauty and Adventure

COLUMBIA, Md., May 4 /PRNewswire/ -- When the mercury soars and the humidity becomes oppressive, smart travelers head to the North Atlantic and...