Norwegian Introduces Fourth American Tailfin Hero: Babe Ruth
Norwegian announces its fourth American tailfin hero, Babe Ruth, whose likeness is adorned on the tail of Norwegian’s twentieth Boeing 787 aircraft, which will take flight in a few days.
Norwegian Adds Two More Dreamliners to its Fleet
Norwegian has signed an agreement to lease two new Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners to be delivered in spring 2018. With this new agreement, the company’s long-haul fleet will consist of 42 Dreamliners by 2020. Norwegian also exercises 8 of its 100 Boeing 737 MAX8 purchase options.
Norwegian Expands U.S. Footprint with the Addition of Nonstop Flights from Las Vegas to Oslo
Norwegian is launching direct service from Las Vegas to Oslo and increasing the frequency of its Los Angeles to Oslo flights for the 2016 winter season.
Norwegian to Offer Direct Flights from the U.S. to Paris
- Flights from New York, Los Angeles and Fort Lauderdale to Paris to launch in July - Norwegian offers more nonstop European destinations and routes from the U.S. than any other European airline
Norwegian’s Caribbean and Spanish routes contribute to continued traffic growth and higher load factor in January
New routes from the U.S. to the Caribbean and domestic routes in Spain had a positive effect on passenger figures in January. Norwegian carried more than 1.7 million passengers last month, a considerable increase compared to January last year. The load factor was 81.7 percent, up 1.7 percentage points.
Norwegian Adds Oakland/San Francisco Bay-London Service, Increases LA-London Flights and Moves Forward Boston-London Launch
Norwegian will significantly increase flights from the United States to one of its biggest European hubs: London Gatwick. The airline announced today that it will connect San Francisco Bay Area and London with thrice-weekly service commencing on May 12, 2016. In May 2016, Norwegian will also increase flights from Los Angeles to London Gatwick by adding a fourth weekly flight on May 10.
Norwegian more than quadruples its current long-haul fleet with a new order of 19 787-9 Dreamliners
Norwegian Air continues to expand its international operations by signing an agreement to purchase 19 new Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners, more than quadrupling its current long-haul fleet to 38 aircraft within the next five years. The new order will enable the company to launch even more long-haul routes and expand its existing network in the coming years.
Norwegian Announces Flights to London from Boston
– Norwegian to launch service from Boston to London in 2016 – – Expansion in Boston includes flights to Guadeloupe and Martinique starting December 2015 –
Norwegian reports rise in traffic figures and high punctuality
Norwegian reports a traffic growth of 21 percent in November. The company carried more than 1.7 million passengers this month. The load factor was 79 percent, up 2.8 percentage points from the same month previous year.
Norwegian offers improved service to customers with premium tickets
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.
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.
Norwegian reports record high passenger figures and solid load factor in July
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.