The airport’s primary purpose is to ease access to medical services.
Over the five months in 2017 that WOW operated its Pittsburgh – Europe routes without competition, the airline transported 41,095 passengers to and from the US city.
A total of 34 midwives tendered their resignations over the course of their increasingly contentious negotiations with the government.
Workers of foreign origin only make up 12% of the Icelandic workforce and yet are involved in a quarter of work-related accidents in Iceland.
The latest European Social Survey shows that Icelanders have progressively become more positive about immigration and multiculturalism and that the country now holds the most liberal views on these matters in Europe.
The plot, which is not accessible by road, is 1,900 hectares [4,695 acres] and therefore covers almost the entire fjord.