The Aviation Museum, Akureyri

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  • Authentic and run by enthusiasts. We have been to aviation museums all over the world and this was quite and insight into the challenges of aviation in Iceland. They even had an exhibit of the first I...  more »
  • Very nice Museum located on the edge of the airport. Very nice collection of gear. Possibility to see the airplane's cockpit. Very very interesting. The people who hold the Museum are interesting and very friendly.
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  • The Aviation Museum is located at the airport. There are a lot of planes that are connected to Iceland or Icelandic airlines in some way. Interestingly, small planes (2-3 seats) are all fully functioning. Even those produced in 1937. The museum keeper tells us that he flies them periodically. One Cessna even belongs to him
  • Better than expected!! We went out of season and found the responsible there. We asked him if it was closed and he said: "yes. But you are welcome". We really appreciated the opportunity of visit. The Fokker F-27 is impressive, and the rest of the airplanes have its own history. The majority are still capable to fly!! I think it is a remarkable and different visit that anyone will enjoy; you don't need to be a freak of airspace!!
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