Norwegian Air Shuttle ASA has entered into a Letter of Intent to lease one new Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner long haul aircraft from ILFC. The aircraft is the third leased Dreamliner from ILFC, and the sixth Dreamliner on order for Norwegian.
Norwegian will take delivery of the aircraft in early 2014. The lease term is 12 years.
The Letter of Intent is entered into as part of Norwegian's set up for Long Haul operations.
For further information please contact:
CFO Frode Foss, +47 91 63 16 45
Investor Relations Karl Peter Gombrii, +47 92 82 29 69
Norwegian Air Shuttle ASA, commercially branded “Norwegian,” is a public low-cost airline noted on the Oslo Stock Exchange. The company is the second largest airline in Scandinavia, and has a route portfolio that stretches across Europe into North Africa and the Middle East. With competitive prices and customer friendly solutions and service, the company has experienced significant growth over the previous years. With more than 13 million passengers in 2010, Norwegian is the 3rd largest low-cost airline in Europe. Norwegian currently operates 59 aircraft on 261 routes to 100 destinations and employs approximately 2 500 people.