- First transatlantic route from Hamilton to be operated by 737-800 to Ireland -
NEW YORK CITY (March 29, 2019) – Norwegian, the World’s Best Low-Cost Long-Haul Airline,will launch its inaugural flight from John C. Munro Hamilton International Airport to Dublin this Sunday, March 31. The airline’s first-ever transatlantic route from Canada will be summer seasonal, with flights operating four times weekly on a Boeing 737-800.
The aircraft replaces the Boeing 737 MAX aircraft originally scheduled to operate this new route.
Passengers on Norwegian’s flights are eligible to join Norwegian Reward, the airline’s award-winning loyalty program to earn CashPoints every time they fly, book a hotel or rent a car. Starting 2019, free WiFi will be available on transcontinental flights, another reason to fly the most-awarded low-cost airline, Norwegian.
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Min Kim | Min.Kim@norwegian.com
Norwegian is the world’s fifth largest low-cost airline and carried over 37 million passengers in 2018. The airline operates more than 500 routes to over 150 destinations in Europe, North Africa, Middle East, Thailand, Caribbean, North and South America. Norwegian has a fleet of more than 160 aircraft, with an average age of 3.8 years, making it one of the world’s youngest and “greenest” fleets.
Norwegian has been named the Most Fuel-Efficient Airline on Transatlantic Routes by the International Council on Clean Transportation (ICCT) twice. Norwegian has been voted ‘Europe’s Best Low-Cost Airline’ by passengers for six consecutive years at the SkyTrax World Airline Awards 2013-2018, along with being named the ‘World’s Best Low-Cost Long-Haul’ Airline’ for the past four years. Norwegian employs more than 11,000 people worldwide.