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Passengers stranded after Iceland's WOW air collapses

28 Mar 2019

Iceland's WOW air became the latest budget airline casualty on Thursday, halting operations and cancelling all future flights after efforts to raise more funds failed. | Video

WOW air bondholders approve bonds to equity conversion

26 Mar 2019

March 26 Bondholders in WOW air have formally approved to convert their bonds into equity and formal discussions with investors have started, the Icelandic low-cost airline said on Tuesday.

Icelandair buys WOW to strengthen international presence

05 Nov 2018

Icelandair has agreed to buy rival Icelandic airline WOW air from its founder for about $18 million in an all-share deal aimed at creating a stronger international competitor.

The Wow factor in Iceland's role as global transit hub

15 Jan 2018

Icelandic transatlantic budget carrier Wow Air will fly Asian routes later this year, in an expansion that will further boost Iceland's credentials as a global transit hub thanks to its "superior location", the company's founder and CEO said.

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