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.
Press Releases • Mar 25, 2014 19:13 EDT
More than 60 new United States-based Norwegian Air International employees have signed letters enthusiastically and unequivocally supporting new service by the airline to the U.S. Many of the new employees have deep experience flying with both domestic and foreign airlines, and are thrilled with the positive, energetic and cooperative work environment the airline offers.
Press Releases • Mar 13, 2014 09:10 EDT
Norwegian Air continues to expand internationally and is currently recruiting pilots for its crew base at New York’s JFK airport. The company is recruiting captains and first officers to operate the state-of-the art Boeing 787 Dreamliner. The low-cost airline offers non-stop flights from several U.S. cities to Europe.
Press Releases • Mar 10, 2014 11:35 EDT
Norwegian has been voted “Best Low-Cost Airline of the World” by the 2014 Air Transport News Awards, which was held in Istanbul, Turkey, yesterday evening.
Press Releases • Mar 06, 2014 02:34 EST
Norwegian carried more than 1.5 million passengers in February 2014, an increase of 22 percent compared to February last year. The load factor also increased, despite strong capacity growth.
Press Releases • Feb 28, 2014 06:50 EST
Norwegian Air’s first ever flight from Los Angeles took off this evening en route to the Swedish capital Stockholm. The first flight to Copenhagen, Denmark will depart tomorrow. No other airlines offer non-stop flights between Los Angeles and Scandinavia.
Press Releases • Feb 13, 2014 08:30 EST
Norwegian (NAS) today reported its fourth quarter and full year results for 2013. The company reports a pre-tax profit (EBT) of 437 MNOK. The company’s total fourth quarter result was -283 MNOK. The year has been characterized by strong passenger growth and international expansion, and additional costs related to the start-up of the long-haul operation.
Press Releases • Feb 13, 2014 06:00 EST
Norwegian has signed an agreement to lease four new Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners. This means that the company has ordered 14 wide-body aircraft in total; three of which are already in service. The 787-9 is larger than the 787-8 that Norwegian currently operates on its long-haul routes.
Press Releases • Feb 12, 2014 16:20 EST
Today Irish authorities issued an air operator’s certificate (AOC) and operating license to Norwegian’s subsidiary Norwegian Air International Limited, which is based in Dublin.
Press Releases • Feb 11, 2014 14:00 EST
Today Norwegian took delivery of Boeing’s 1,000th 737-800 aircraft with the sleek Sky Interior. The interior is more spacious and comfortable and has more room for carry-on luggage.
Press Releases • Feb 06, 2014 08:00 EST
Norwegian carried more than 1.5 million passengers in January 2014, an increase of 24 percent compared to January last year. The load factor increased despite major capacity growth.
Press Releases • Jan 31, 2014 06:00 EST
Norwegian continues to expand internationally and is currently establishing new crew bases in New York and Fort Lauderdale. More than 5,500 Americans are competing for 300 jobs as cabin crew on Norwegian's routes between the U.S. and Europe and Asia. “We’ve encountered a luxury problem,” said Norwegian’s HR Director, Gunnar Martinsen.
Press Releases • Jan 15, 2014 10:50 EST
Norwegian has been awarded “Best European low-cost airline” by AirlineRatings.com. The jury praises Norwegian’s ability to offer its passengers an innovative quality product at a low fare.