Icelandair is to undertake a modification program on its Boeing 757-200 fleet, through fitting them with Aviation Partners Boeing’s Scimitar Blended Winglets (SBW). With 25 757-200s (plus a single 757-300) in its fleet, the Icelandic flag carrier is the largest user of the Boeing narrowbody outside North America. The SBW uses existing Blended Winglet technology but adds new, aerodynamic “Scimitar” tips and a small outboard aerodynamic trailing edge wedge, which further ...

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