Norwegian News Stories
April 22, 2013
Low-cost carrier Norwegian Air Shuttle is launching a stand-alone cargo company to exploit the growing capacity of its network as it expands the number of routes it has around the world, the firm said on Monday.
April 18, 2013
Norwegian Air Shuttle said it wants to buy more planes to drive its fast growing business as it takes away market share from SAS and takes on the UK budget airlines.
February 15, 2013
Fast-growing budget airline Norwegian Air Shuttle made a surprise pretax profit for the normally weak fourth quarter.
February 8, 2013
Boeing told two European airlines on Friday their deliveries of 787 Dreamliner jets would be delayed, as investigations into the problems behind the grounded aircraft continue.
January 22, 2013
Boeing has told airlines it is confident of fixing battery problems on the 787 Dreamliner soon, the chief executive of Norwegian Air Shuttle said on Tuesday.
January 15, 2013
Norwegian Air Shuttle, which is set to receive its first Boeing 787 Dreamliner in just a few months, considers the recent mishaps with the aircraft type normal and has not lost its confidence, its CEO said on Tuesday.
November 13, 2012
When Scandinavian airline SAS cast off a tiny Norwegian partner carrier in 2002, few people thought it could survive, let alone threaten within a decade to bury its former master.
November 8, 2012
Budget carrier Norwegian Air Shuttle will launch long-haul operations next year with flights to Bangkok and New York, taking on battered Nordic carrier SAS on yet another front.
July 10, 2012
The battle between engine makers revved up at the Farnborough Airshow with Pratt & Whitney and CFM International announcing major orders for their key offerings for the narrow-body plane market.
June 9, 2012
Norwegian Air Shuttle signed a firm deal with Airbus for an order of 100 Airbus A320neo aircraft and also agreed an option on another 50 similar aircraft, it said on Friday.
February 2, 2012
Fresh from placing one of Europe's biggest ever aircraft orders, Norwegian Air Shuttle chief Bjoern Kjos predicted more airline collapses in Europe this year and said the airline stood ready to plug the gaps, while setting its sights on Asia.
January 25, 2012
Nordic budget carrier Norwegian Air Shuttle ordered 222 narrow-body aircraft worth a total of USD$21.5 billion at list prices on Wednesday, taking a big bet on Europe's recovery and hoping to further weaken struggling rival SAS.
- Paris Airshow Orders Top USD$100 Billion
- Engine Makers Paris Deals Hit USD$24 Bln
- Airbus Wins A350 Order From Air France-KLM
- Leasing Firm CIT Orders 30 Boeing 737 MAXs
- CFM Confirms AirAsia Order to Power A320s
- Airbus Gets USD$2.6 Bln Order From Sri Lankan
- Oman Air Orders Five Boeing 737-900ERs
- Boeing Launches 787-10 With USD$30 Bln Of Orders
- Airbus Wins USD$11 Bln EasyJet Order
- Nordic Aviation Orders 90 ATR Aircraft