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Icelandair bringing back BWI flights

Icelandair bringing back BWI flights

Icelandair is bringing back its nonstop service to Iceland from Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport after a decade’s absence.

The airline will begin four weekly round-trip flights to Reykjavik, Iceland’s capital, beginning May 28, the company said Wednesday.

The airline ended 17 years of flights from BWI to Reykjavik in 2007.

“The time is right for Icelandair to return to BWI,” said Icelandair CEO Bjorgolfur Johannsson, in a statement. “Icelandair has been in operation for over 80 years, and Baltimore has played an important role in that history.”

The trip will better connect BWI fliers to destinations in Europe, with Icelandair’s Reykjavik...