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How WOW Air's Collapse Brought a Nation to Its Knees

WOW Air fuelled Iceland's economic recovery. American tourists were a gold mine for the small island nation. But, reliance on a single company for growth backfired.

29 Mar5 minute listen

Simon Calder: Wow Air Collapse - What does the aviation industry do now?

The Independent

28 Mar5 minute listen

Leonid Bershidsky: Iceland’s Airline Boom Loses Its Wow Factor


25 Aug12 minute listen

Iceland’s Purple Planes Are Grounded, and With Them, Its Economy

The New York Times