WOW air’s Reykjavik/Keflavik to New York Newark
WOW air on 23 November launched flights to its fifth US destination, New York Newark. To celebrate the new route, Reykjavik/Keflavik baked this fantastic cake depicting the most iconic building in Manhatten, the Empire State Building. Along with cake, there was also a ribbon cutting ceremony which was conducted by some of the inaugural crew and Hlynur Sigurdsson, Reykjavik/Keflavik Airport Terminal Director.
- WOW air initiated fights to New York on 23 November, linking its Reykjavik/Keflavik (KEF) hub with New York Newark (EWR). The 4,175-kilometre sector will be flown by the LCC daily on its A321 fleet. The airport pairing of Keflavik and Newark is already served by Icelandair, with the national carrier of Iceland currently operating a four times weekly operation according to OAG schedules. Newark becomes WOW air’s fifth destination in the US after Baltimore/Washington, Boston, Los Angeles and San Francisco, while it also serves Montreal and Toronto Pearson in Canada. The airline will further expand its North American network next year with the introduction of flights to Miami (5 April) and Pittsburgh (16 June).