Iceland

  • Watch: Iceland's Bardarbunga Volcano Spew Lava 2 days ago

    There was a volcano eruption in Iceland. Bardarbunga volcano was seen emitting lava and sulfur dioxide. ...
  • Volcanic ash cloud moves to Europe, flights suspended May 24, 2011

    Thick volcanic ash is blowing over Iceland after the Grimsvotn volcano erupted on Saturday because of which several airlines including British Airways and KLM have suspended flights to the UK and the rest of the continent is on alert. ...
  • Passengers crowd airport for tickets April 22, 2010

    After a week of frustrating travel delays caused by the Icelandic volcano, folks around the world are finally getting on their way. Travelers flooded the Air France ticket counter at the San Francisco International airport hoping to get a flight back home... ...
  • Volcanic ash cloud concerns settling down April 22, 2010

    You can see an amazing view right now still erupting as we speak the plumes are heading to the south. The encouraging news however now is that it is less dangerous. We have been told that the power of eruptions are about 80 per cent weaker since last week. ...
  • One half of Iceland is sunny, other full of ash April 21, 2010

    At the base of the Iceland volcano, the day is cold and very clear. But up the road at a short distance what looks like a big grey curtain that very quickly closes on us. There is nothing gradual about it. Visibility drops to near zero as one drives through...
  • Flights over Europe disrupted by volcanic ash April 21, 2010

    Take a look at the recent development over the volcanic ash cloud and the aftermath of the incident. ...
  • Iceland volcano: a tongue-twister April 20, 2010

    It might be the most famous volcano right now but its name is something which only few can pronounce correctly. ...
  • Airliners call for review of flight bans April 19, 2010

    They have questioned the need for the unprecedented curbs, which have affected millions of travellers. The airlines carried out test flights which showed no obvious damage after flying through the ash. Officials though are not promising anything just yet.. though some alternate routes have been opened for flights from other...
  • Stranded fliers get respite online April 19, 2010

    A stranded couple in Iceland have been separated from their children for more than two weeks now... all because of volcanic ash clouds. CNN's Sarah Lee reports on how the family is staying connected online. ...
  • Iceland volcano smoke affecting locals April 18, 2010

    CNN's Gary Tuchman reports from Iceland on how the volcano's eruption of ash is affecting the people nearby. ...
  • Iceland's volcano smoke disrupts air travel April 18, 2010

    An entire continent grounded by a volcano! Europe's airports are shut .. aircraft are not flying as smoke and ash from Iceland's volcano cast its dark shadow. ...
  • Volcanic flying ash jolts air flights April 17, 2010

    Volcanic ash from Iceland has completely clouded the continent's airspace. Most of the airports across Europe and UK have been closed and it is having a domino effect on airports around the world. ...