Icelandic ultra-low-cost carrier Wow Air will begin flying to
Pittsburgh next June.
The flights, which begin June 16, will operate on Sundays,
Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.
Wow will use a 220-seat Airbus A321 aircraft on the
Reykjavik-Pittsburgh route. The distance between rows, known as the pitch, will
be 30 inches for a standard seat and 34 inches for upgraded seats, which cost
$40.99 extra when booked in advance.
Pittsburgh is the seventh U.S. destination for Wow, which
specializes in connecting transatlantic fliers through Iceland, where they can
stop over for free.
The carrier launched its first U.S. service in Baltimore in
One-way tickets between Reykjavik and Pittsburgh went on
sale Monday starting at $99.