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Norwegian unveils greater rewards for loyalty scheme members

Norwegian unveils greater rewards for loyalty scheme members

Press Releases   •   Dec 01, 2015 08:00 GMT

Norwegian, Europe’s third largest low-cost carrier, has introduced more benefits for members of its loyalty programme, Norwegian Reward.

Norwegian becomes first airline to offer live TV on European flights

Norwegian becomes first airline to offer live TV on European flights

Press Releases   •   Nov 23, 2015 12:53 GMT

Low-cost airline Norwegian today became the first airline to offer live TV on board European flights. Passengers using Norwegian’s free inflight WiFi can now watch Bloomberg Television and Norway’s TV 2 News live on the airline’s fleet of 87 WiFi equipped aircraft.

Norwegian and UNICEF to fly emergency aid to Syrian refugees

Norwegian and UNICEF to fly emergency aid to Syrian refugees

Press Releases   •   Oct 05, 2015 07:00 BST

- Norwegian launches “Help us fill a plane!” website to encourage UK passengers to make a donation to emergency flight

Norwegian voted Best in Europe at prestigious Passenger Choice Awards

Norwegian voted Best in Europe at prestigious Passenger Choice Awards

Press Releases   •   Sep 29, 2015 10:00 BST

Norwegian, the world’s fastest-growing airline, won two prestigious Passenger Choice Awards at the annual ​APEX Awards Ceremony last night during the ​APEX EXPO in Portland, Oregon. The airline won the categories Best in Region: Europe and Best In-flight Publication, for N by Norwegian Magazine. It was the second year in a row Norwegian was named Best in Region: Europe by passengers.

Norwegian announces plans for low-cost direct flights from Cork to Boston, New York and Barcelona

Norwegian announces plans for low-cost direct flights from Cork to Boston, New York and Barcelona

Press Releases   •   Sep 25, 2015 12:44 BST

- Cork to Boston services planned for May 2016 and Cork to New York planned for 2017 Norwegian, Europe’s third largest low-cost airline, has today announced plans to launch new direct low-cost transatlantic services from Cork to Boston and New York – the new routes will be the only transatlantic flights to operate from Cork Airport.

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.

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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.

Norwegian is yet again voted Europe’s best low-cost airline

Norwegian is yet again voted Europe’s best low-cost airline

Press Releases   •   Dec 04, 2014 17:20 GMT

Norwegian has once again been voted “Europe's best low-cost airline” - this time by AirlineRatings.com. The jury praises Norwegian’s ability to offer its passengers an innovative quality product and new routes at low fares. This is the second year running that Norwegian is awarded this international title by AirlineRatings.com.

Norwegian reports rise in traffic figures and high punctuality

Norwegian reports rise in traffic figures and high punctuality

Press Releases   •   Dec 04, 2014 07:15 GMT

Norwegian reports a traffic growth of 21 percent in November. The company carried more than 1.7 million passengers this month. The load factor was 79 percent, up 2.8 percentage points from the same month previous year.

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 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 record high passenger figures and solid load factor in July

Norwegian reports record high passenger figures and solid load factor in July

Press Releases   •   Aug 07, 2014 07:02 BST

Norwegian carried approximately 2.5 million passengers in July 2014, an increase of 17 percent compared to the same month previous year. This is the highest number of passengers Norwegian has carried in a single month. The load factor was 88.2 percent.

Norwegian launches more routes from London Gatwick

Norwegian launches more routes from London Gatwick

Press Releases   •   Jul 14, 2014 11:00 BST

Norwegian continues to expand its route network from London Gatwick by launching four new routes to Madeira, La Palma, Grenoble and Salzburg this winter. In addition, it increases the number of weekly departures on three other routes.

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.

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Norwegian’s new base in Madrid opened today

Press Releases   •   Jun 03, 2014 14:30 BST

Norwegian, along with representatives from Norwegian and Spanish authorities, today marked the opening of its newest base in Spain. It is strategically important for Norwegian to have a base in the Spanish capital in light of its presence in the Spanish market, as well as in terms of Norwegian’s international expansion.

Norwegian reports strong passenger growth and high load factor in April

Norwegian reports strong passenger growth and high load factor in April

Press Releases   •   May 09, 2014 07:02 BST

Norwegian carried almost two million passengers in April 2014, an increase of 17 percent compared to the same month last year. The load factor was 79.8 percent.

Norwegian reports continued passenger growth and high load factor

Norwegian reports continued passenger growth and high load factor

Press Releases   •   Mar 06, 2014 07:13 GMT

Norwegian carried more than 1.5 million passengers in February 2014, an increase of 22 percent compared to February last year. The load factor has also increased, despite strong capacity growth.

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Norwegian takes delivery of Boeing’s 1,000th 737-800 aircraft with Sky Interior

Press Releases   •   Feb 11, 2014 14:00 GMT

Today Norwegian took delivery of Boeing’s 1,000th 737-800 aircraft with the sleek Sky Interior. The interior is more spacious and comfortable and has more room for carry-on luggage.