Light and video connected in unique exhibition at Keflavik Airport
14 Mar 2018
Hosted by Isavia and curated by Kristín Scheving, an exhibition series with three Icelandic artists will be displayed at Keflavík International Airport between February and October 2018. The exhibition seeks to continuously explore the possibilities of connecting light and video in public spaces in...
Isavia working on implementation of EU data protection regulation
21 Feb 2018
Isavia has since spring 2017 been working on the implementation of the EU GDPR (EU General Data Protection Regulation) which will enter into force in May 2018. A project management group is currently working on the implementation and a Data Protection Officer (DPO) has been appointed.
Over 10 million passengers will travel through Keflavik Airport in 2018
18 Dec 2017
At the annual Isavia morning meeting, which was held at Hilton Nordica this morning, Isavia announced a new forecast for passenger numbers for Keflavik Airport in 2018. Dr. Huginn Freyr Þorsteinsson discussed the impact on Iceland of Keflavik Airport being an exchange point between continents. Ásta...
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.