Air Iceland Dash 8 (Photo: Konstantin von Wedelstaedt [GFDL 1.2 ( or GFDL 1.2 (], via Wikimedia Commons)

Icelandair Announces Belfast City Route Starting June 2017

Reykjavik-based Icelandair has announced plans to operate flights from Reykjavik to Belfast City on a three times per week basis starting in June 2017. The airline will use Air Iceland's Bombardier Dash 8 Q400 on Tuesdays, Saturdays, and Sundays. Air Iceland has codesharing agreements with Icelandair that will offer connectivity between the Northern Irish destination and to the rest of Icelandair's North American and European portfolio. Belfast will be Icelandair's 44th scheduled destination within their portfolio. The service will operate…

TBT (Throwback Thursday) in Aviation History: Iceland Express

Iceland Express was a discounted carrier that was based in Keflavik, Iceland with the purpose of giving Icelanders an alternate low-cost carrier besides the nation’s flag carrier Icelandair. Formed by the parent company Northern Travel Holdings in 2002, the airline started flights in February 2003 with flights from Keflavik to…