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10 Apr, 2019, 08:00 BST Icelandair's Buddy Hotline Connects Passengers to Trusted Locals for 'Insider' Knowledge and Personalised Travel Recommendations

Four in ten Brits feel 'stressed' and 'under pressure' when planning a holiday, due to the amount of sources of reviews and recommendations One in...


10 Apr, 2019, 08:00 BST Icelandair's Buddy Hotline Connects Passengers to Trusted Locals for 'Insider' Knowledge and Personalised Travel Recommendations

61% of Canadians have a desire to get more information first-hand from locals as they believe they have more knowledge than any other source Over one ...


16 Jun, 2018, 14:48 BST Icelandair Flies their National Flag in the Skies In Celebration of 100 years of Icelandic Sovereignty

Icelandair sends off Icelandic soccer fans, including members of legendary supporters group "Tolfan", to Russia, where the national team makes...


16 Jun, 2018, 14:36 BST Icelandair Flies the National Flag in the Skies to Celebrate 100 Years of Icelandic Sovereignty

Reveal of the milestone livery sees passionate football fans, including members of legendary supporters group 'Tólfan,' sent off the Icelandic way on ...


08 May, 2018, 08:00 BST Icelandair and National Football Team Co-create Team Iceland Stopover - a Series of 90-minute Football-inspired Experiences

Iceland Captain Aron Gunnarsson and his teammates invite travellers to enjoy some of their favourite Icelandic experiences this summer As proud...


08 May, 2018, 03:00 BST Icelandair and National Football Team Co-create Team Iceland Stopover - a Series of 90-minute Football-inspired Experiences

As proud sponsors of the Icelandic national team, Icelandair is celebrating their achievements this summer, with 90-minute football inspired...


17 Apr, 2018, 09:00 BST Icelandair Inspires Passengers to Capture Stunning Aerial Shots From 22,000 Feet

Celebratory flight 'Iceland By Air' takes a special route over Iceland's spectacular sights to mark the arrival of its new Boeing 737 MAX 8 plane...


12 Sep, 2017, 08:00 BST Icelandair Revolutionises In-Flight Entertainment with an Encore at 35,000 Feet

Airline staff and actors star in 'Ahead of Time' an immersive theatre production in the skies on a flight from London to New York. Icelandair deliver ...


20 Jun, 2017, 07:00 BST Prepare for a Flying Ovation - Icelandair Enrol Staff in Stage School in a Unique Customer Service Initiative

Performances will take to the skies to entertain a new breed of passenger as part of Icelandair Stopover Pass, a pioneering service launching today....


15 May, 2017, 08:00 BST Is This the 'Coolest' Plane Ever? Step Into a Glacier Before you Arrive in Iceland, with Icelandair

Transatlantic airline transforms entire Boeing 757-200 into a flying piece of art inspired by the largest glacial mass in Europe Icelandair...


11 Oct, 2016, 08:00 BST Icelandair's New Celebration Stopover Buddy Service Helps Passengers Make Memories That Last a Lifetime with Staff as Local Hosts to Grant Even the Most Obscure of Wishes

From blowing out birthday candles in a volcano to meeting the Principle of Elfschool, heli-skiing on your honeymoon or planning the perfect proposal, ...


04 Aug, 2016, 12:57 BST Icelandair Offers Flight Bookings Through Facebook Messenger

Today, Icelandair announced they will offer passengers the option of booking their next transatlantic flight through Facebook Messenger. (Photo:...