Headquartered in Reykjavik and based at Keflavik International Airport, WoW Air is a low-cost, long-haul Icelandic airline. WoW air flights is best known to offer cheap airlines tickets to and from Iceland and across the various Atlantic destinations. The airline was founded in November 2011 and commenced its operations on 31 May 2012.
WoW air was awarded the Air Operator’s Certificate (AOC) in October 2013 by the Icelandic Transport Authority. In 2013, the airline carried nearly half a million passengers and was recognized for its punctuality in Iceland that year. The airline achieved a milestone when they carried one million passengers in December 2014. It is also estimated that the yearly passenger capacity of WoW air will rise from almost 1.6 million in 2016 to over 3 million in 2017.
Connectivity and Fleet Size
The airline flies to 33 destinations across the US, Europe and Canada. Book cheap flights tickets and explore the famous destinations including Barcelona, Boston, Amsterdam, Los Angeles, Chicago, San Francisco and more.
As of April 2017, WoW air fleet consists of 15 in-service aircraft.
Services and Amenities
A WoW Air reservation will provide you the following services and amenities –
WoW air offers its passengers cold fizzy drinks, fresh juices, beer and fresh water. They also serve coffee, tea, hot chocolate and high-quality wines selected by Iceland’s top wine experts.
Being a low-cost carrier, WoW air allows passengers to choose their favorite seat on board and get comfortable. Passengers can reserve middle, window or aisle seat for extra legroom.
The airline provides an option of on board shopping. A wide selection of products is available at fantastic prices.
In-flight magazine is also available, which gives you a comprehensive insight into the culture and traditions of Iceland.
Each WoW air passenger is allowed to carry-on two items in the cabin. One free personal item and 1 paid carry-on bag.
The maximum dimensions of the personal item should be 17*13*10 inches, and the maximum weight is allowed up to 22 lbs.
WoW passengers can buy an allowance for one carry-on baggage. The maximum dimensions should be 22*18*10 inches, and the maximum weight is allowed up to 26 lbs.
It should be noted that the carry-on baggage must fit under the seat in front of you.
Please note, passengers may purchase baggage allowance online up to 24 hours prior the flight departure. Baggage allowance price will be cheaper if you buy it in advance than at the airport.
WoW air travelers can carry maximum three bags. The maximum weight should be up to 44 lbs. each. Bags over 70 lbs. cannot be checked in.
The maximum dimensions of each bag must not exceed 62 inches.
Once you confirm your WoW air tickets, it is recommended to get in touch with the airlines for official baggage policy.