Press release -
TUI contract widened
Norwegian Air Shuttle ASA and Nordiska Fritidsresegruppen/TUI Nordic, a subsidiary of the world’s largest travel company TUI Travel Plc, have agreed to widen the scope of the existing agreement for the transportation of Star Tour/ Fritidsresor/ TUI Nordic Finnmatkat customers originally entered into on January 14 2010. The agreement now also includes the summer season 2012 with more than 900 flights with an approximate additional contract value of MNOK 450.
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 close to 16 million passengers in 2011, Norwegian is the 3rd largest low-cost airline in Europe. Norwegian currently operates 62 aircraft on 294 routes to more than 114 destinations and employs approximately 2 500 people.