Tag / low-fare airline
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.
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 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 • 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.