Press releases • Nov 05, 2014 09:00 EST
A fully loaded Norwegian aircraft with emergency aid headed for The Central African Republic (CAR) last week. The transport of vital aid was a collaboration between UNICEF and Norwegian. For more than ten months, children and families in Bangui in CAR have been helpless victims of a brutal war.
Press releases • Oct 23, 2014 02:30 EDT
Norwegian reports strong growth in all European markets with a capacity increase of 36 percent and a load factor of 85 percent in its third quarter results. The pre-tax result (EBT) was 505 MNOK, compared to 604 MNOK the same quarter previous year. The costs associated with wet-leasing replacement aircraft and a weak Norwegian Krone (NOK) significantly affected the figures.
Press releases • Oct 06, 2014 02:03 EDT
Norwegian carried more than 2.2 million passengers in September 2014, an increase of 16 percent compared to the same month previous year. The load factor was 81.4 percent, up 3.1 percentage points.
Press releases • Sep 16, 2014 09:20 EDT
Norwegian continues to expand its long-haul network with new routes and more departures on existing connections. Starting April 2015, Norwegian will offer non-stop service from Orlando to London Gatwick and Copenhagen.
Press releases • Sep 16, 2014 07:01 EDT
Norwegian scooped three prizes at the prestigious Passenger Choice Awards 2014 in California last night. It won the categories Best in Region: Europe and Best in Inflight Connectivity & Communications. It also won an Avion Award in the category Best Single Achievement in Passenger Experience for its moving map on the 787 Dreamliners.
Press releases • Sep 08, 2014 03:13 EDT
Norwegian is offering lounge access and improved in-flight service to its customers with premium tickets on intercontinental routes.
Norwegian Air International Remains Confident that it Will Receive Necessary Approvals; No Impact on Existing Flights between Europe and the U.S.
Press releases • Sep 02, 2014 17:57 EDT
The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) announced today that it will require additional time to reach a decision on Norwegian Air International’s (NAI) application for a foreign carrier permit to serve the U.S. from Europe. Until then, Norwegian Air Shuttle will continue to operate flights to the U.S. under its existing authority from DOT.
Press releases • Aug 22, 2014 07:00 EDT
Norwegian continues to expand internationally and has decided to establish a new long-haul base at London Gatwick Airport. Both pilots and cabin crew will be based at London Gatwick. The airline has become a major player at London Gatwick and is currently the only airline offering low-cost flights between the UK and the U.S.
Press releases • Aug 18, 2014 09:34 EDT
Norwegian has received seven nominations in the highly acclaimed Passenger Choice Awards 2014. Norwegian is represented in more than half of the categories, including “Best in Region: Europe” and “Best Overall Passenger Experience”. The Passenger Choice Awards has become one of the industry’s most significant award programmes for the airline industry.
Press releases • Aug 07, 2014 02:05 EDT
Norwegian carried approximately 2.5 million passengers in July 2014, an increase of 17 percent compared to the same month previous year. This is the highest number of passengers Norwegian has carried in a single month. The load factor was 88.2 percent.
Press releases • Jul 17, 2014 02:30 EDT
Norwegian (NAS) today reported a second quarter 2014 net profit of 128 MNOK. The second quarter is characterized by strong growth and a record high load factor, and influenced by significant, one-off costs, a weak Norwegian currency and high oil prices. The strike from labour union Parat earlier this year alone cost Norwegian over 100 MNOK in lost revenue.
Press releases • Jul 15, 2014 08:07 EDT
For the second year running, Norwegian has been voted «Best low-cost airline in Europe» by the renowned SkyTrax World Airline Awards. It is the passengers themselves who have evaluated over 200 airlines worldwide in what is described as the most prestigious award in the airline industry. Norwegian’s CEO Bjørn Kjos received the prize today at Farnborough Air Show.
Press releases • Jul 03, 2014 14:12 EDT
This week Norwegian celebrates its first ever flights between the U.S. and London Gatwick. Wednesday evening, the first flight between Los Angeles and London Gatwick took off, while Norwegian’s first flight between New York’s Kennedy Airport and London took off this evening. Friday evening, the airline celebrates its inaugural flight from Fort Lauderdale to London. All the flights are almost full.
Opening the skies to Norwegian Air International (NAI) Means Lower Fares to Europe, More U.S. Jobs and Boost in Tourism
Press releases • Jun 27, 2014 10:30 EDT
NAI responds to former Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood's distorted op-ed. Norwegian Air International’s application to operate to the US is long overdue and is being opposed by several large airlines and their powerful labor unions in an attempt to block competition. However, Norwegian’s opponents know that the application is in full accordance with the US-EU Open Skies accord.
Norwegian Air Celebrates One-Year Anniversary of U.S. Service – And Sets the Record Straight About its Operation
Press releases • Jun 04, 2014 06:15 EDT
Norwegian Air has for the past year offered 100,000 Americans the ability to fly affordably between the United States and Scandinavia on its fleet of brand new Boeing 787 Dreamliners. Norwegian has also carried 200,000 passengers to the U.S., giving a boost to American tourism.
Press releases • Jun 02, 2014 01:43 EDT
Norwegian Air’s first ever flight from Los Angeles to Oslo, Norway, took off this evening from LAX airport. The flight was fully booked. No other airlines offer non-stop flights between Los Angeles and Oslo.
Press releases • May 30, 2014 01:21 EDT
Norwegian Air’s first ever flight between Orlando and Oslo, Norway, took off Thursday evening. The first flight was almost fully booked. Norwegian is the only carrier that offers non-stop flights between Orlando and Scandinavia.
Press releases • May 29, 2014 04:35 EDT
On Wednesday evening, the first non-stop flight between San Francisco and Oslo, Norway, took off from Oakland International Airport (OAK) in California. This is the first ever direct route between California and the capital of Norway.
Press releases • May 04, 2014 04:24 EDT
Saturday evening, the first direct flight between the San Francisco Bay and Stockholm, Sweden, took off from Oakland International Airport (OAK) in California. This is the first ever direct route between Northern California and the capital of Sweden.
Press releases • May 03, 2014 11:49 EDT
Norwegian’s first ever flight from New York’s JFK airport to Bergen, Norway took off this evening. Bergen is known as «The Gateway to the Fjords of Norway» and has proved to be a popular destination for Americans.