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Jan 06, 2000, 00:00 ET

Millennium Madness; Icelandair Has Europe on Sale from $198

COLUMBIA, Md., Jan. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Icelandair invites passengers traveling from New York (JFK), Boston, Baltimore/Washington (BWI),...

Dec 17, 1999, 00:00 ET

Iceland Millennium Celebration: New Year's Eve on Top of the World

COLUMBIA, Md., Dec. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- When the bells chime in the New Century in Iceland -- about five hours earlier than the Waterford crystal...

Dec 06, 1999, 00:00 ET

It's A Bird . . . It's A Plane . . . It's . . . A New Look for ICELANDAIR; Branding Exercise Leads to Revisions and Renewed Commitments

COLUMBIA, Md., Dec. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- It has been more than a quarter century since ICELANDAIR, the flag-carrier of Iceland that provides...

Nov 09, 1999, 00:00 ET

The New Icelandair: A New Look for the Millennium

REYKJAVIK, Iceland, Nov. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Icelandair officially introduced a new look for the company to symbolize the completion of...

Nov 05, 1999, 00:00 ET

Icelandair: a Bird of a Different Color

COLUMBIA, Md., Nov. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- A newly-painted B-757 aircraft will roll out of the hangar in front of a cheering crowd in Keflavik,...

Oct 07, 1999, 01:00 ET

SAS and Icelandair to Code-Share on Transatlantic Routes And Routes Within Europe

REYKJAVIK, Iceland, Oct. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- SAS and Icelandair have agreed to start code-sharing on routes between Scandinavia and the United...

Oct 01, 1999, 01:00 ET

ICELANDAIR Holidays Offers Unique Halloween Package to Iceland; Ghosts and Goblins in a Spooky Blue Lagoon

COLUMBIA, Md., Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Picture this: It's late October, and you've been transported to a most unusual place, sipping a delicious...

Sep 15, 1999, 01:00 ET

ICELAND AIRwaves Turns up the Heat in Iceland

COLUMBIA, Md., Sept. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- ICELANDAIR, in cooperation with EMI Music Publishing, will produce ICELAND AIRwaves, an international...

Sep 03, 1999, 01:00 ET

ICELANDAIR Holidays Offers 4-Day Viking Adventure Horse Trek

COLUMBIA, Md., Sept. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- More than a thousand years ago, Viking explorers loaded their ships with all their possessions, along...

Sep 01, 1999, 01:00 ET

Have it All in the Fall for Just $639! 5-Day Fly + Drive in Awesome Iceland

COLUMBIA, Md., Sept. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Just in time for Fall vacationers, ICELANDAIR Holidays is offering a $50 savings per person for Fly+Drive...

Aug 20, 1999, 01:00 ET

Fresh Fish on the Fly; Not Your Typical Airline Fare ...

COLUMBIA, Md., Aug. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Iceland is primarily known in this country for its seafood, so it's no wonder that ICELANDAIR is gaining...

Aug 18, 1999, 01:00 ET

ICELANDAIR's City of Washington Pipe Band Wins World Championship in Scotland

COLUMBIA, Md., Aug. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- There is no sweeter sound to a Scotsman than the music of the Great Highland Bagpipe, and when...

Aug 13, 1999, 01:00 ET

ICELANDAIR is Firmly Committed to Minnesota and the Midwest

COLUMBIA, Md., Aug. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- ICELANDAIR enters the new millennium by continuing the 1,000 year old tradition of North Atlantic travel...

Jul 28, 1999, 01:00 ET

ICELANDAIR Introduces Mother-in-Law Fares; Don't Leave Home Without Her

COLUMBIA, Md., July 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Just when you thought you couldn't do enough nice things for your favorite relative, ICELANDAIR introduces...

Jul 28, 1999, 01:00 ET

ICELANDAIR Solves Budget Crisis

COLUMBIA, Md., July 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Washington lawmakers will have a long way to go to beat ICELANDAIR's newest solution for the family's...

Jul 23, 1999, 01:00 ET

The City of Washington Pipe Band Opens Alexandria's Virginia Scottish Games

COLUMBIA, Md., July 23 /PRNewswire/ -- When the Clans gather in Alexandria, Virginia, this weekend for the 26th Annual Virginia Scottish Games,...

Jul 23, 1999, 01:00 ET

ICELANDAIR Introduces 'Dip 'n' Drive'

COLUMBIA, Md., July 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Europe-bound passengers departing from ICELANDAIR's North American gateways in Halifax, Boston, New York...

Jul 19, 1999, 01:00 ET

ICELANDAIR Holidays Offers $eptember $avings to Iceland; Select Packages Discounted $100!

COLUMBIA, Md., July 19 /PRNewswire/ -- It's time to think about cooling off, and there's just one place in the world where even the name lowers...

Jul 13, 1999, 01:00 ET

ICELANDAIR Holidays Offers Autumn Fling to Iceland From $399

COLUMBIA, Md., July 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Travelers yearning for an Autumn Fling to cool off after a sweltering Summer are sure to enjoy ICELANDAIR...

Jun 29, 1999, 01:00 ET

Incident at JFK Airport Sparks FAA Investigation

COLUMBIA, Md., June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- ICELANDAIR flight 614 departing JFK International Airport Sunday, June 27, was cleared for takeoff by Air...