Fee collection for parking spaces for coaches at Leif Eiriksson´s Air Terminal
06 Dec 2017
Isavia will begin collecting a fee for parking spaces for coaches at Leif Eiriksson´s Air Terminal on 1 March 2018. The parking spaces are for the bus service operators who do not, at present, pay for facilities. This is in tune with the policy of Isavia that the income of each area in traffic orga...
American Airlines starts a new service between Dallas and Iceland
15 Nov 2017
American Airlines will start a service between Dallas and Keflavik Airport next summer. The service begins June 7 from American’s Dallas-Fort Worth (DFW) hub.
Borealis Alliance: three steps closer to full Free Route Airspace across Northern Europe
14 Nov 2017
The Borealis Alliance, the leading voluntary collaboration of Air Navigation Service Providers (ANSPs), is one step closer to offering full Free Route Airspace (FRA) across the airspace managed by its nine Members, after new successful implementations by the Irish and Icelandic ANSPs.
Isavia grounds Air Berlin flight for overdue service charges
19 Oct 2017
Airport operator, Isavia, grounded an Air Berlin Aircraft at Keflavik International Airport tonight due to unpaid airport charges. The action is based on provisions of the Aviation Act, to guarantee payment of the charges.
Extensive asphalt paving completed
02 Oct 2017
The asphalt paving of the runways at Keflavík Airport has now been completed, and the ribbon was recently cut on the opening of the east-west runway. Work began during the summer in 2016. The overall project was to pave both runways, renew all electrical equipment and change the runway lights to en...
Short waiting time despite great increase in passenger numbers
05 Jul 2017
In June, the Airport security at Keflavik International managed to keep the waiting time down to a minimum, 89% of passengers waiting five minutes or less and 98% under 10 minutes. This information is gathered by a special system used at the airport to monitor waiting times. Airport operator Isavia...
Check-in for morning flights opens at midnight
04 Jun 2017
In June the check-in at Keflavik Airport for morning flights with Icelandair, WOW air and Primera Air will open at midnight. During the summer, there has been some congestion in early morning check-in at the airport and Isavia hopes that by offering this services, the traffic will distribute better.
Landing incident in Keflavík - no accident on people
28 Apr 2017
About kl. 17:20 today, an aircraft from the airline Primera Air had an incident when landing on runway 01/19 at Keflavik Airport. The plane skid out of the end of the runway but there were no accidents on people and little damage to the airplane itself. It is not clear what caused this incident, bu...
Finnair opens a Helsinki route
12 Apr 2017
Yesterday, Finnair opened a new route between Keflavik Airport and Helsinki. The flight is scheduled five times a week during summer time and three times a week in the winter. The flight will ease the connection between Iceland and Finnair's numerous destinations in Asia.
secunet supplies first eGates to Iceland
17 Mar 2017
The German company secunet will supply the first automatic border control system (eGates) to Iceland. As part of a co-operation between Isavia, the operator of Keflavik airport, the National Commissioner of the Icelandic Police and the Sudurnes district police, the German company will initially ins...