Information regarding Icelandic Aircraft Mechanics Association strike December 18th

Last modified: 18.12.2017 14:46 GMT

Information Valid At 14:20 GMT
Next Expected Update: 16:00 GMT

Icelandair regrets to announce that the proposed strike by Icelandic Aircraft Mechanics Association, December 17th is now confirmed as of 06:00 GMT ( 01:00 AM EST) as an agreement has not been reached.

We apologize for any inconvenience caused by these circumstances and we sincerely apologize for the long waiting times when contacting our customer service, on all channels.

Assistance

We are at the moment focusing on all passengers that have had their flight canceled and we are doing our best to get them on new flights.  Once you have been rerouted or put on a new flight you will receive a new itinerary provided we have your contact details.  As response times are high on our live Chat and Facebook Messenger, we recommend that passengers that have not received a new itinerary send us their booking reference, e-mail address and mobile phone number and we will send you an update information as soon as possible.

For assistance, you can contact us through Live Chat via the Icelandair website. Alternatively, you can contact us via Facebook Messenger m.me/icelandair or if you wish to speak to an agent by telephone, you may use your local number (see www.icelandair.com).
Messages are handled in the order that they arrive.

We are truly sorry for the inconvenience this is causing our passengers.

Current and Expected Disruptions

All times displayed are local times

Revised Departures, Monday, December 18:
Flight FI219 from Copenhagen. Estimated departure is 02:00 local time
Flight FI504 From Keflavik to Amsterdam, Estimated departure 16:20, Arrival 20:30 
Flight FI505 From Amsterdam to Keflavik, Estimated departure 21:20, Arrival 23:30
Flight FI212 From Keflavik to Copenhagen, Estimated departure is 17:30, Arrival 21:15 
Flight FI213 from Copenhagen to Keflavík, Estimated departure is 22:30, Arrival 01:10
Flight FI454 From Keflavik to London Heathrow, Estimated departure is 17:15, Arrival 19:50 
Flight FI455 From London Heathrow to Keflavik, Estimated departure is 21:00, Arrival 00:00
Flight FI603 From Keflavik to Toronto, Estimated departure is 19:00, Arrival 19:30
Flight FI602 From Toronto to Keflavík, Estimated departure is 20:30, Arrival 07:00

Flight FI689 From Keflavík to Orlando. Estimated departure is 17:15
Flight FI615 From Keflavík to New York JFK, Estimated departure is 19:00, Arrival 20:00 
Flight FI614 From New York JFK to Keflavik, Estimated departure is 20:50, Arrival 07:00 
Flight FI631 From Keflavik to Boston,  Estimated departure is 19:00, Arrival 19:20
Flight FI630 From Boston to Keflavík, Estimated departure is 20:10, Arrival 06:15
Flight FI693 From Keflavik to Edmonton, Estimated departure 19:00

Cancellations, Monday, December 18:
We, unfortunately, have to announce the cancellations on the following flights to and from the USA in the afternoon 
Flights FI853 and FI852 to and from  Chicago have been canceled
Flights FI657 and FI 656 to and from Minneapolis have been canceled
Flights FI645 and FI644 to and from Washington have been canceled
Flights FI623 and FI 622 to and from Newark have been canceled

Flight FI681 to Seattle has been canceled
Flight FI671 to Denver has been canceled
Flight FI665 to Portland has been canceled
Flight FI680 from Seattle (to Keflavik) has been canceled

To Europe morning flights
Flights FI542 and FI543 to and from Paris Charles de Gaulle have been canceled. Passengers going to/from Iceland will be traveling through Paris Orly.
Flights FI528 and FI529 to and from Berlin Tegel (TXL) have been canceled
Flights FI470 and FI471 to and from London Gatwick (LGW) have been canceled
Flights FI318 and FI319 to and from Oslo Gardermoen (OSL) have been canceled
Flights FI500 and FI501 to and from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) have been canceled
Flights FI430 and FI431 to and from Glasgow (GLA) have been canceled
Flights FI494 and FI495 to and from Birmingham BHX have been canceled

Revised Departures, Tuesday, December 19:
Flight FI692 From Edmonton to Keflavik, Estimated departure 23:59, Arrival 06:20

Cancellations, Tuesday, December 19:
Flight FI670 from Denver has been canceled
Flight FI680 from Seattle has been canceled
Flight FI664 from Portland has been canceled

Previous Disruptions

Delays, Sunday, December 17:
Flight FI631 to Boston has been delayed. Expected departure is around 18:30
Flight FI885 to Tampa has been delayed. Expected departure is around 17:40
Flight FI615 to New York has been delayed. Expected departure is around 17:30
Flight FI603 to Toronto has been delayed. Expected departure is around 18:20
Flight FI671 to Denver has been delayed. Expected departure is around 19:50

Cancellations, Sunday, December 17:
Flights FI212 and FI213 to and from Copenhagen have been canceled
Flights FI853 and FI852 to and from Chicago have been canceled
Flights FI645 and FI644 to and from Washington DC have been canceled
Flights FI623 and FI622 to and from Newark have been canceled
Flight FI681 to Seattle has been canceled
Flights FI318 and FI319 to and from Oslo have been canceled
Flights FI554 and FI555 to and from Brussels have been canceled
Flights FI568 and FI569 to and from Zurich have been canceled
Flights FI440 and FI441 to and from Manchester have been canceled
Flights FI324 and FI325 to and from Oslo have been canceled
Flights FI454 and FI455 to and from London Heathrow have been canceled
Flights FI312 and FI313 to and from Stockholm have been canceled

New Flights in our System, Sunday, December 17:
Flight FI218 to Copenhagen. Estimated departure is 20:00
Flight FI322 to Oslo. Estimated departure is 18:00
Flight FI323 from Oslo. Estimated departure is 22:45 local time

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