Catching up on Iceland

Catching up on Iceland

We have been watching the decline in Iceland’s traffic with sadness.  We were excited to see WOW grow and then it all ended so fast.  (We were equally excited about what Norwegian might do but also ended not so well.) In July 2019 (nearly a year ago) we noted...
Slow way back to recovery

Slow way back to recovery

Friday, May 15. In recent days, airlines have been announcing a gradual return to flying again. The picture is diffuse, with some offering limited services from the second half of May and others extending their suspensions. So we update our story again. EUROPE: IAG:...
Iceland misses WOW Air

Iceland misses WOW Air

The loss of WOW Air, the LCC, is taking a toll on Iceland’s air traffic.  Through June 2019 movements at Keflavik, the primary airport, is down 14.6% YTD compared to last year.  Passenger traffic is down even more at -20.3% YTD but the June numbers are down...