American Pilot Missing in Iceland

An extensive search for an American pilot was launched yesterday afternoon after reports were received that his small Cessna 310 airplane crashed into the ocean 50 nautical miles west of Reykjanes peninsula, Iceland’s southwestern coast.

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Vilhjálmsson Stays, Wants to Regain Trust

Former Mayor of Reykjavík Vilhjálmur Th. Vilhjálmsson, who has recently faced heavy criticism for his part in the REI-GGE merger, announced yesterday that he will not resign and will stay as a councilman in Reykjavík City Council to work on regaining trust.

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Hikers Rescued from Mt. Esja

Four hikers in their late teens were rescued by members of a search and rescue service after losing sight of the landmarks they were following on Mt. Esja, which overlooks Reykjavík, on Saturday evening.

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