WOW air

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October 08, 2012 11:51 ET

WOW air-New Low Cost Airline Offering Cheapest Flights to Iceland

REYKJAVIK, ICELAND--(Marketwire - Oct. 8, 2012) -

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WOW air is a new Icelandic low cost airline and now you can fly cheap to Iceland. It´s the hottest place to travel to at the moment and the Hollywood stars are flocking to the country both for holidays and to film major blockbusters movies. Stars like Tom Cruise, Morgan Freeman, Ben Stiller, Russell Crowe, Anthony Hopkins, Jennifer Connelly and Emma Watson have all enjoyed the summer in Iceland and some are staying longer. They have all been walking freely in the streets of Reykjavik and going to the local restaurants and bars as well as enjoying the spectacular nature.

If you would like to travel to Iceland and run into your favorite star or just enjoy Iceland's nature like the geysers, the Blue lagoon or see the Northern lights the cheapest way to get to Iceland is with WOW air the new Icelandic low cost airline. Flying with WOW air is great fun, comfortable and very good for your wallet.

WOW air fleet consists of two Airbus A-320 aircraft, WOW Force One and Two, leased from Avion Express which has gained a good reputation in the airline industry. The aircrafts have 168 seats with increased leg space for passengers and marked with purple letters which is the characteristic color of WOW air. The company places great emphasis on its unique services with a much lighter and more enjoyable travel experiences. WOW air wants to represent itself with airlines such as Virgin, South West and Kulula.

The company has announced increased competition in the marketplace, one of the main goals is to make flights to and from Iceland cheaper than ever.

WOW Air flew to 13 destinations in Europe this summer; Copenhagen, London, Paris, Lyon, Alicante, Zurich, Basel, Stuttgart, Cologne, Berlin, Kaunas, Warsaw and Krakow.

This winter WOW air will fly to Iceland from Berlin, London, and Alicante. Around Christmas the airline offer flights to Copenhagen, Warsaw and Kaunas and over the ski season from December until March WOW air offer flights to Salzburg.

"I am extremely happy with the fantastic response WOW air has received from travelers all over Europe this summer. Iceland has seen a steady increase in tourism over the years and I am confident this growth will continue. Our goal is to continue to expand the market and we aim to do so by offering the cheapest airfares at all time with a big smile on our face. Based on the great feedback WOW air has received in the market place so far we are already planning to expand our flight schedule next summer as well as complete travel experience together with our many partners" says Skuli Mogensen founder and CEO of WOW air.

About WOW air:

WOW air was established in November 2011 by Icelandic serial entrepreneur Skuli Mogensen. Skuli has had a successful career building companies primarily in the telecom and technology sector in Iceland, Europe and North America. He was voted business man of the year 2011 in Iceland.

• WOW air aims to always offer the cheapest flights to and from Iceland. Through our many partners in Iceland and Europe we aim to offer our customers a complete travel experience from start to finish.

• WOW air fleet consists of two Airbus A-320 aircrafts named WOW Force One and WOW Force Two. The aircrafts are comfortably set up with 30-32 inch leg space.

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Contact Information

  • WOW air
    Svana Fridriksdottir
    Director of Communications