Icelandic low-cost carrier Iceland Express (HC) has been taken over by fellow Icelandic company WOW air (X9). HC said late Wednesday its flight operations had all been acquired by X9 and in the future will operate under X9 branding. A spokeswoman for the Icelandic Civil Aviation Administration (ICAA) told ATW that although both carriers were based in Reykjavik, neither held Icelandic AOCs and therefore the ICAA was not involved in the takeover.  Both companies were not airlines ...

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