The total number of passengers flown in August 2010 was 1,287,471 compared to 1,007,623 last year, an increase of 279,848 passengers (28 %).
Compared to the same period last year:
- Total passenger traffic (RPK) increased by 32 %
- Total capacity (ASK) increased by 35 %
- The load factor was 79 %, down 2 p.p.
Please see the attached report and press release for further information
Norwegian Air Shuttle ASA, commercially branded “Norwegian,” is a public low-cost airline listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange. The company is the second largest airline in Scandinavia, and has a route portfolio which spans across Europe and 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 10.7 million passengers in 2009, Norwegian is the 3rd largest low-cost airline in Europe. The turnover in 2009 was in excess of NOK 7.3 billion. Norwegian currently operates 52 aircraft on 239 routes to 94 destinations and employs approximately 2 000 people.