Icelandair landed in Denver Thursday evening.
A delegation of Colorado business and community leaders is spending time in Iceland to explore economic development opportunities there.
A new trans-Atlantic flight is on the departure screens at Denver International Airport. Icelandair announced on Wednesday that it will start flying between Denver and Reykjavik starting in May 2012.
The tourists are showing up as the season gets going at Yellowstone National Park, some of them oblivious to what lies beneath.
The disruption in European jet travel caused by an Icelandic volcano would probably not have grounded the cocky U.S. Air Force pilots who welcomed me into their large cockpit more than 37 years ago.