Press releases • Dec 03, 2016 11:30 EST
Norwegian announces it will open two additional pilot and cabin crew bases in the United States next year. The decision follows yesterday’s final approval of a foreign carrier permit for Norwegian Air International (NAI) by the US Department of Transportation (DOT).
Press releases • Dec 02, 2016 21:41 EST
Press releases • Nov 28, 2016 06:00 EST
Norwegian announces it will launch a weekly nonstop route from Orlando to Paris on July 31, 2017. The airline will also increase frequencies on all existing routes. Beginning the last week of July 2017, service between New York and Paris will operate daily; service from Los Angeles will operate four times per week; and service from Fort Lauderdale will operate twice per week.
Press releases • Nov 14, 2016 10:30 EST
Norwegian awarded the distinction of ‘Best Low Cost Airline – Europe’ by Airline Ratings, the world's best one-stop airline safety and product rating review website, for the fourth consecutive year.
Press releases • Nov 04, 2016 08:00 EDT
Norwegian carried almost 2.8 million passengers in October, an increase of 16 percent compared to the same month previous year. The load factor was 88.4 percent, an increase of 0.6 percentage points. Norwegian’s long-haul routes had a load factor of 95 percent and a 56 percent passenger growth.
Press releases • Oct 31, 2016 08:00 EDT
Norwegian launches its third nonstop destination from Las Vegas’ McCarran International Airport to London on October 31, followed by nonstop service to Oslo on November 1.
Press releases • Oct 20, 2016 07:30 EDT
Norwegian Air today reported its best quarterly results ever. The net profit was 993 million Norwegian kroner ($122 million), an improvement of NOK 160 million compared to the same quarter the previous year. The load factor was 91 percent and the performance was positive in all markets, with Spain boasting the strongest passenger growth.
Press releases • Oct 11, 2016 06:00 EDT
Norwegian, the World’s Best Low-Cost Long-Haul Airline and Europe’s Best Low-Cost Airline, has announced its intent to recruit and hire American pilots for its crew base at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport. The airline aims to hire a large pool of American pilots over the next few years to ensure adequate staffing for its aggressive aircraft delivery schedule.
Press releases • Oct 06, 2016 10:30 EDT
Norwegian carried almost 2.8 million passengers in September, an increase of 14 percent compared to the same month previous year. The load factor was almost 90 percent, up 1.2 percentage points. Norwegian’s long-haul routes had a load factor of 96 percent and a 50 percent passenger growth.
Press releases • Sep 12, 2016 08:00 EDT
Three million passengers in three years shows solid demand for and success of low-cost, long-haul flights.
Press releases • Sep 07, 2016 15:00 EDT
Norwegian today announced it will launch flights from four cities in the United States – Fort Lauderdale, Los Angeles, New York City/Newark and Oakland/San Francisco - to Barcelona, Spain, in June 2017. Norwegian will also add service from Oakland/San Francisco to Copenhagen, Denmark, offering five nonstop routes to Europe from the Bay Area by next spring.
Press releases • Sep 06, 2016 09:00 EDT
Norwegian carried almost 2.9 million passengers in August, an increase of 12 percent compared to the same month previous year. The load factor was unchanged at 90 percent. The load factor on the company’s intercontinental operation was 96 percent.
Press releases • Aug 04, 2016 06:00 EDT
Norwegian carried more than 2.9 million passengers in July, an increase of nine percent compared to the same month previous year. The load factor was 94.6 percent, up 0.8 percentage points.
Press releases • Jul 28, 2016 06:00 EDT
Norwegian today launches its first flight from the United States to Paris’ Charles de Gaulle Airport. The airline’s first-ever nonstop flight to Paris from the U.S. departs from New York City’s John F. Kennedy International Airport this evening, followed by service from Los Angeles International Airport starting July 30 and from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport on August 4.
Press releases • Jul 14, 2016 12:07 EDT
Norwegian (NAS) today reported its second quarter results for 2016. The pre-tax result (EBT) was NOK 930 million (£83million); doubling the profit from last year’s result of NOK 456 million. The load factor for this period was 88 percent. In two years, the load factor has increased with eight percentage points. The overall performance was positive in all main markets during the second quarter.
Press releases • Jul 14, 2016 09:00 EDT
Norwegian’s subsidiary, Arctic Aviation Assets Ltd (AAA), has placed a new order of 30 Airbus 321LongRange aircraft.
Press releases • Jul 13, 2016 15:00 EDT
Norwegian signs charter contracts with Apple Vacations and Funjet Vacations to operate routes from the United States to the Caribbean and Mexico.
Press releases • Jul 12, 2016 07:43 EDT
Norwegian named the ‘World’s Best Low-Cost Long-Haul Airline’ for the second consecutive year and ‘Best Low-Cost Airline in Europe’ for the fourth year in a row at the renowned Skytrax World Airline Awards.
Press releases • Jul 06, 2016 02:00 EDT
The company carried more than 2.8 million passengers this month, an increase of 317,821 passengers from the same month previous year. The load factor was 90.2 percent, up 2.2 percentage points.
Press releases • Jun 30, 2016 17:30 EDT
The United States Department of Transportation has today announced it will continue to review the foreign air carrier permit application for Norwegian Air Shuttle’s British-based subsidiary, Norwegian UK (NUK), to operate flights between the United States and Europe. Norwegian UK’s application thereby remains pending, but Norwegian is confident that it will receive its permanent authority.