Icelandair Boeing 757 wearing the "Vatnajökull" livery on short final to Seattle-Tacoma (Photo: AirlineGeeks | Joey Gerardi)

Icelandair Applies for Cuban, Other Charter Flights

It is not unusual for an airline to operate charter flights during schedule downtime. Airlines in the U.S. have been found to operate many sports and athletic charters during off-peak seasons of the year. But Icelandair aircraft have been found in the most unusual places almost on a yearly basis, as the airline has been sending charters to the world's most uninhabited continent, Antarctica. The Icelandic airline has applied for an interesting set of flights, this time in a more…