CAPA: Icelandair will have less than half share of all seats to/from Iceland for the first time

    CAPA – Centre for Aviation, in a report entitled: ‘Icelandic aviation: Icelandair vs WOW air‘, stated (09-Jul-2018) Icelandair Group (which also includes the regional airline Air Iceland Connect) will have a 47.1% share of all seats to/from Iceland in 2018 – less than half, for the first time. This has fallen from 51.4% in 2017 and 80.4% in 2012 (the year that WOW air launched). WOW air’s 2018 seat share is projected to be 31.3%, up from 27.6% in 2017. Other airlines have collectively increased their share to 21.6% in 2018, from 20.9% in 2017 and 15.4% in 2014. [more – original article]