Airport Erupts

A volcano in southwest Iceland began erupting Wednesday, the country’s meteorological 

The Icelandic Meteorological Office told people not to go near the Fagradalsfjall volcano, which is about 32 kilometers (20 miles)...

The eruption is in a valley with no people in it. It is not far from Keflavik Airport, which is Iceland’s main airport for international flights.

A live video feed from the site showed magma spewing from a narrow crack about 100 to 200 meters long over a field of lava...

Scientists expected a volcano to erupt somewhere on the peninsula after a series of earthquakes last week showed...

Volcanologist Magnus Tumi Gudmundsson told The Associated Press that the eruption appeared to be small.

When the volcano erupted in the same place in 2021, it sent out beautiful lava flows for several months. People came in the hundreds...

In recent years, the eruption of the Eyjafjallajokull volcano in 2010 caused the most trouble. It sent clouds of ash and dust...