It is fair to say passenger numbers in Iceland erupted this decade just like one of its volcanoes, but traffic levels now continue to slip as the country witnesses a cooling in demand

Iceland’s airport operator Isavia has revealed a further reduction in passengers at the country’s main gateway, Keflavik International, and the prognosis for the remainder of…..

As demand cools in Iceland, what now for Keflavik International airport following the collapse of WOW air?

Icelandic airport and navigation operator Isavia says it will be “examining the extent of the consequences that WOW air’s withdrawal may have”, adding it “heavily…..

The Icelandair and WOW air merger could have a big impact on Keflavik Airport

The surprise news (in that it came so soon, rather than at all) of the merger of Icelandair and WOW air poses some questions about…..

WOW! Icelandair set to take control of its LCC rival, but mixed fleet is among reasons why retaining their individual identities would be key

WOW air founder and CEO Skúli Mogensen has acknowledged that the sale of the business to Icelandair Group “was not part of the original game…..

Your weekly travel and aviation Quote-a

The Blue Swan Daily brings you a roundup of the most thought-provoking and interesting comments from those industry leaders in the know. Ethiopian Airlines Group…..

Airline Insight: Icelandair

Each day this year The Blue Swan Daily uses the extensive insights available to CAPA – Centre for Aviation members to deliver a data snapshot on the…..

Attention Travel Managers! Airline negotiations made easier with CAPA Route Capacity Analyser: Reykjavik – Berlin

Supplier contracts with airlines can be an exhausting and time-consuming task and the last thing you want to be doing is wasting time determining what…..

Can Cape Verde become a genuine African hub? If so…between where?

On 05-Nov-2017 TACV Cabo Verde Airlines announced it had received the first of four aircraft from Icelandair, which will be delivered through to Mar-2018. The aircraft…..

Icelandair and WOW air seek privatisation of Keflavik Airport, but is that the solution?

According to local press reports, Icelandair Group’s president and CEO Björgólfur Jóhannsson and WOW air CEO Skúli Mogensen agree that Keflavik International Airport should be privatised…..

Air Canada takes MAXimum advantage of aircraft range and performance advancements

Air Canada says the Boeing 737MAX-8 is the “right aircraft” to enable it to expand its trans-Atlantic air connectivity and expand its offering into the…..

Catch up on CAPA’s exclusive Market Analysis pieces – Icelandair, Spirit Airlines, GOL Airlines and more

Every week, CAPA – Centre for Aviation, produces informative, thought provoking and detailed market analysis of the aviation industry. With supporting data included in every…..