An Icelandair 767 in Amsterdam preparing to depart for Iceland. (Photo: AirlineGeeks | Mateen Kontoravdis)

Icelandair Resumes Longest Flight in Route Network

In its continued battle against low-cost carrier WOW air, Icelandic national carrier Icelandair resumed service between Reykjavik and San Francisco on Friday, June 1. It's been ten years since the airline flew to the Northern California city, and with a duration of approximately nine hours, it regains its title as the longest route in Icelandair’s route network. The addition comes at the tail end of a busy month for Icelandair, which saw 20 percent of the airline's yearly growth occurring in…