Norwegian

Former Norwegian Boeing 787 Captain: We still had hope

The news that Norwegian would end its long-haul operations rocked a fair share of people. Philippe Duforest, a now-former Boeing 787 Captain, was one of them....


Norway keen to provide Norwegian Air Shuttle with support

Norwegian and the government of Norway have come to an agreement, as the state is willing to provide aid to the airline. However, there are conditions....


BREAKING: Norwegian ends long-haul operations to re-focus

The low-cost long-haul dream is dead for Nowegian, as the company cuts its trans-Atlantic services as they are no longer viable under the new business plan....


What does the future hold for Norwegian? [audio]

The Oslo Stock Exchange announced that share trading for Norwegian was halted “in anticipation of an announcement from the company,” on November 18, 2020....


Norway government cuts financial support for Norwegian Air

The Norwegian government will not provide additional financial support to its largest airline. Hard-hit by the coronavirus crisis, Norwegian Air is now facing an uncertain future....


Ailing Norwegian Air Shuttle gets Europe’s best LCC award

World Travel Awards (WTA), a global initiative to reward excellence in travel and tourism, announced the winners of its Europe 2020 competition. Having survived a near-death experience during the COVID-19-related downturn in air travel demand, the budget air carrier Norwegian Air (DY) was ranked as the Leading Low-Cost Airline of 2020 for the sixth year in a row....


Two ex-Norwegian Air Boeing 787 finds new home at Italian airline

Neos Air (NO), an Italian leisure airline, reached an agreement with Norwegian Air Shuttle (DY) consisting of the purchase of two Boeing 787-9 aircraft, which are previously stored in Oslo, Norway....


Ex-Norwegian Air Shuttle investor to launch new Norwegian carrier

While Norwegian Air Shuttle is still attempting to claw its way out of a financial pit of despair, a team led by Erik G. Braathen, one of the initial investors of Norwegian Air, plans to establish a new Norway based air carrier....


Next step for struggling Norwegian Air Shuttle: nationalization?

The government of Norway considers taking a stake of Norwegian Air as a measure to temporarily nationalize the air carrier while it is still unable to claw its way out of a financial pit of despair. ...


Norwegian Air Shuttle desire new crisis assistance

Norwegian Air Shuttle is still unable to claw its way out of a financial pit of despair. The airline claims it will need a new rescue package despite the already-secured €285 million (NOK3 billion) state aid guarantee....