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Norway to sell shares of SAS

Minister of Trade and Industry says time and price were both right The Local Minister of Trade and Industry Torbjørn Røe Isaksen said that the government’s decision to sell its shares in joint Scandinavian...

Norway SAS

SAS increasing capacity

SAS is expanding its Scandinavian network The Local Scandinavian Airlines, SAS, released its 2016/2017 winter program on May 25, which will open “up to 470,000 more seats to travelers in Scandinavia than last year.”...

Norwegian Air faces resistance in US

The low-cost airline’s attempt to expand into the American market has met opposition from carriers and pilots Molly Jones Norwegian American Weekly Norwegian Air Shuttle has made a name for itself by offering extremely...

Affordable travel for all

  Proof is in the savings: Norwegian shows how smart new technology can lower travel costs Christy Olsen Field and Kelsey Larson Norwegian American Weekly Norway’s high cost of living can cause a lot...

Norwegian flew 150,000 more passengers in December

Norwegian continues to experience a considerable passenger growth in December. Close to one million passengers flew with the airline in December, an 18 percent increase compared to the same month the previous year. The...

Judgment in compensation suit against SAS

Borgarting court of appeals today rendered its judgment on the case between Norwegian Air Shuttle ASA and SAS Scandinavian Airlines Norge AS and SAS AB (publ.). In Norwegian’s claim against SAS the court ruled...

25 percent passenger growth for Norwegian Air in February

“This month’s strong passenger growth is very satisfactory, particularly taking into consideration that February is a seasonally weak month. We are continuously renewing our fleet with more Boeing 737-800 aircraft. The new aircraft have...

Air traffic on the rise

A total of slightly more than 2.7 million passengers traveled through Avinor’s airports in January, which is an increase of 4.2 percent compared to January 2009. International traffic is experiencing the strongest increase, with...