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Rytis Beresnevicius

Norwegian announces restart of international services

With an ever-increasing demand for air travel and intensifying competition, Norwegian has decided to ramp-up its operations as well and expand its network within Europe....


Rytis Beresnevicius

“Hibernating” Norwegian doubles losses in Q1

Unsurprisingly, the long-haul low-cost airline, Norwegian, posted a net loss in Q1 2020. The airline, which is currently in hibernation, despite a fresh round of liquidity, is still expecting  very challenging months ahead....


Rytis Beresnevicius

Norwegian secures $300 million state aid guarantee

The struggling Norwegian seemingly is seeing the first glimpse of light at the end of the tunnel, as the airline received additional liquidity. Its management, though, warns that this is not the end of the road....


Rytis Beresnevicius

How COVID-19 exacerbated Norwegian’s wrong $100 million bet

With the coronacrisis in full swing, airlines around the world are looking around on ways to save cash. And in an unexpected turn of events, Norwegian could have shot itself in the foot with a bet that has gone $100 million-wrong....


Rytis Beresnevicius

Norwegian Air Shuttles offered $276 million aid package

Norwegian Air Shuttle, including SAS and Widerøe, have received offers from the Norwegian government to receive state aid packages in the form of a state loan guarantee to improve the financial situation of the airlines and to ensure connectivity from and in Norway....


Clement Charpentreau

Airbus issues safety bulletin for three helicopter types

Following the crash of a helicopter that killed six people at the end of August in Norway, Airbus Helicopters issued an emergency alert service bulletin for an immediate visual inspection of recently delivered aircraft. This is the second safety bulletin issued by the helicopter manufacturer in a month....


AeroTime Team

Rolls Royce joins Widerøe’s electrical aircraft program

Rolls-Royce and Widerøe announced joining forces on a research program that ultimately strives to develop an electrical aircraft concept. Widerøe is yet another Norwegian company exploring the options of green aviation....


AeroTime Team

US, EU authorities remove wet leasing time limits

The United States, European Union, Iceland, and Norway sign an agreement, removing time constraints on aircraft wet leasing. ...


Clement Charpentreau

Russia denies interfering with GPS signal over Israel airport

Multiple complaints have been made by Israeli and foreign pilots throughout June 2019 regarding interruptions in GPS reception during take-off and landing at Tel Aviv’s Ben Gurion International Airport. Accused by Israeli authorities, Russia denied being behind the disruptions....


Clement Charpentreau

Pilot training school turns electrical

The Norwegian group OSM Aviation announced on April 11, 2019, an order of 60 eFlyer 2 electric aircraft, manufactured by Bye Aerospace....