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Norwegian is voted Europe’s Leading Low-Cost Airline 2015 by the World Travel Awards

Norwegian is voted Europe’s Leading Low-Cost Airline 2015 by the World Travel Awards

Press releases   •   Sep 06, 2015 07:00 BST

Norwegian was yesterday (Saturday, 5th September) named Europe’s Leading Low-Cost Airline 2015 by the renowned World Travel Awards, one of the travel industry's most prestigious awards.

Norwegian increases frequent flyer incentives for corporate customers

Norwegian increases frequent flyer incentives for corporate customers

Press releases   •   Sep 02, 2015 08:00 BST

Low-cost airline Norwegian has increased the amount of rewards companies can earn on all flights. Flights to long-haul destinations are also now included for the first time offering a huge boost to business travellers using Norwegian’s links to key business destinations like New York, LA and Boston.

Norwegian signs new landmark deals with tour operators worth over £15 million

Norwegian signs new landmark deals with tour operators worth over £15 million

Press releases   •   Aug 14, 2015 09:29 BST

Low-cost airline Norwegian, today signed a new deal that will provide more destinations for UK thrill seekers hoping to hit the ski slopes this winter.

Norwegian boosts its Reward scheme for frequent flyers

Norwegian boosts its Reward scheme for frequent flyers

Press releases   •   Jul 30, 2015 09:56 BST

Norwegian, recently voted ‘Europe’s best low cost airline’ and the ‘World’s best low cost long-haul airline’, has announced that members of its popular ‘Norwegian Reward’ loyalty programme can now collect CashPoints up to 30 days after departure.

Norwegian celebrates anniversary of low-cost flights to America and announces new route to Boston

Norwegian celebrates anniversary of low-cost flights to America and announces new route to Boston

Press releases   •   Jul 09, 2015 07:47 BST

Norwegian celebrated the first anniversary of its ground-breaking low-cost, long-haul flights between the UK and America today – by announcing a new route to Boston and confirming that summer 2015 is set to be a record breaker for the airline.

Norwegian to double flights between London Gatwick and Gothenburg this winter

Norwegian to double flights between London Gatwick and Gothenburg this winter

Press releases   •   Jun 22, 2015 12:18 BST

Low cost airline Norwegian is continuing its growth at London Gatwick by doubling the volume of flights on offer to Gothenburg this winter.

Norwegian reports higher load factor and continued traffic growth in January 2015

Press releases   •   Feb 05, 2015 07:00 GMT

Norwegian continues to grow in all markets. Norwegian carried more than 1.6 million passengers in January 2015, an increase of five percent compared to January last year. The load factor was 80 percent in January, up 5.2 percentage points.

Norwegian arrives Birmingham airport and launches new routes to Madrid, Barcelona and Malaga

Norwegian arrives Birmingham airport and launches new routes to Madrid, Barcelona and Malaga

Press releases   •   Dec 11, 2014 10:04 GMT

Norwegian continues to expand its route network in the UK and will for the first time offer non-stop service from Birmingham to Madrid, Barcelona and Malaga. The airline also adds Malaga as a new destination from Edinburgh.

Bjørn Kjos in the US: “We do what Obama wants – we create jobs for Americans and offer Americans cheap flights”

Bjørn Kjos in the US: “We do what Obama wants – we create jobs for Americans and offer Americans cheap flights”

Press releases   •   Nov 20, 2014 13:15 GMT

Today, Norwegian's CEO Bjørn Kjos will call on the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) to once and for all approve the application for a foreign air carrier permit for the company’s Irish subsidiary Norwegian Air International (NAI) in a speech in Washington D.C.

Norway’s first ever biofuel flight took off today

Norway’s first ever biofuel flight took off today

Press releases   •   Nov 11, 2014 15:47 GMT

Today, Norwegian is proud to carry out its first ever flight with biofuel. Norwegian’s flight DY631 from Bergen to Oslo took off this afternoon with almost 50 percent biofuel; a flight that emits over 40 percent less than an average flight with regular fuel.

Norwegian reports continued rise in passenger figures and solid load factor

Norwegian reports continued rise in passenger figures and solid load factor

Press releases   •   Nov 06, 2014 07:00 GMT

Norwegian’s passenger growth continued in October. The company carried more than 2.2 million passengers this month, an increase of 15 percent compared to the same month previous year. The load factor was 81.6 percent, up 2.3 percentage points.

Norwegian reports strong passenger growth and solid load factor

Norwegian reports strong passenger growth and solid load factor

Press releases   •   Oct 23, 2014 07:30 BST

Norwegian reports strong growth in all European markets with a capacity increase of 36 percent and a load factor of 85 percent in its third quarter results. The pre-tax result (EBT) was 505 MNOK, compared to 604 MNOK the same quarter previous year. The costs associated with wet-leasing replacement aircraft and a weak Norwegian Krone (NOK) significantly affected the figures.

Norwegian launches new US routes and more departures on existing connections between Europe and the US

Norwegian launches new US routes and more departures on existing connections between Europe and the US

Press releases   •   Sep 16, 2014 08:30 BST

Norwegian continues to expand its long-haul network with new routes and more departures on existing connections. A non-stop service will launch between London Gatwick and Orlando and between Copenhagen and Orlando. In addition, there will be more weekly departures between London Gatwick and New York (JFK), London Gatwick and Los Angeles (LAX), Oslo and LAX, as well as Stockholm and San Francisco.

Norwegian reports higher passenger figures and strong load factor in August

Norwegian reports higher passenger figures and strong load factor in August

Press releases   •   Sep 04, 2014 07:02 BST

Norwegian carried more than 2.3 million passengers in August 2014, an increase of 19 percent compared to the same month previous year. The load factor was 83.6 percent, up 4.4 percentage points.

Norwegian reports passenger growth and high on-time performance in May

Norwegian reports passenger growth and high on-time performance in May

Press releases   •   Jun 05, 2014 07:01 BST

Norwegian carried more than 2.1 million passengers in May 2014, an increase of 12 percent compared to the same month last year. The load factor was 77 percent. The strike threats from labor union Parat affected the company’s revenues this month, as many customers in Norway and Denmark refrained from booking flights due to fear of strike.

Norwegian reports a full year result of 437 MNOK in 2013

Norwegian reports a full year result of 437 MNOK in 2013

Press releases   •   Feb 13, 2014 07:30 GMT

Norwegian (NAS) today reported its fourth quarter and full year results for 2013. The company reports a pre-tax profit (EBT) of 437 MNOK. The company’s total fourth quarter result was -283 MNOK. The year has been characterized by strong passenger growth and international expansion, and additional costs related to the start-up of the long-haul operation.

Norwegian opens crew bases in New York and Fort Lauderdale, and hires American crew members

Norwegian opens crew bases in New York and Fort Lauderdale, and hires American crew members

Press releases   •   Jan 09, 2014 17:04 GMT

The European airline Norwegian will soon open its first crew base in New York. The next base in Fort Lauderdale will be opened during the first quarter of 2014. Norwegian is the first European carrier to establish crew bases in the Unites States and to offer several hundred jobs to American crew. Norwegian’s entry into the U.S. market will also create millions of jobs.

Norwegian establishes a new base in Barcelona and launches several new routes

Norwegian establishes a new base in Barcelona and launches several new routes

Press releases   •   Nov 28, 2013 12:00 GMT

Norwegian continues to expand in Europe and today, the company announced its plans to establish a new base in Barcelona, Spain, in spring 2014. Along with the new base, Norwegian will also launch new routes from Barcelona to Sandefjord Torp, Hamburg, Berlin and Warsaw.

Norwegian opens a new base in Madrid and continues to expand its Spanish route network

Press releases   •   Nov 11, 2013 12:30 GMT

Norwegian continues to expand in Europe and will open a new base of operations in Madrid in summer 2014. Along with the new base, the company also launches six new routes from Madrid to Oslo, Stockholm, Helsinki, Hamburg, Warsaw and London.

Norwegian Reports Continued Passenger Growth in October

Norwegian Reports Continued Passenger Growth in October

Press releases   •   Nov 06, 2013 07:00 GMT

Norwegian (NAS) carried close to two million passengers in October, an increase of 19 percent compared to the same month previous year. The company continues to take delivery of brand new aircraft, increase seat capacity, establish new bases in Europe and launch new routes.