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Icelandair Order 2018-5-42

This consent order concerns violations by Icelandair Group, a/k/a Flugleidir, h.f., d/b/a Icelandair (Icelandair) of 14 CFR Part 259 and 49 U.S.C. § 41712. Specifically, Icelandair failed to adhere to the assurance in its contingency plan for lengthy tarmac delays to provide adequate food on a departing flight no later than two hours after the aircraft leaves the gate. This order directs Icelandair to cease and desist from future similar violations of 14 CFR Part 259 and 49 U.S.C. § 41712, and assesses the carrier $40,000 in civil penalties.

Last updated: Friday, June 1, 2018