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Norwegian’s unit revenue increased by 18 percent in November

Norwegian’s unit revenue increased by 18 percent in November

Press releases   •   Dec 05, 2019 07:00 UTC

Norwegian’s traffic figures for November shows an increased unit revenue for the eighth consecutive month and was up 18 percent compared to the same month previous year. At the same time, the capacity was reduced, which is in line with the company’s strategy. The load factor was 83 percent, up by 4.2 percentage points.

Norwegian sells Argentinian subsidiary to JetSMART Airlines

Norwegian sells Argentinian subsidiary to JetSMART Airlines

Press releases   •   Dec 04, 2019 15:34 UTC

Norwegian Air Shuttle has signed an agreement for the sale of 100 per cent of its Argentinian subsidiary Norwegian Air Argentina (NAA) to JetSMART Airlines. “We’re taking necessary steps to return to profitability,” said acting CEO Geir Karlsen.

Jacob Schram appointed new CEO of Norwegian

Jacob Schram appointed new CEO of Norwegian

Press releases   •   Nov 20, 2019 10:37 UTC

Norwegian’s Board of Directors has today appointed Jacob Schram as CEO of Norwegian, starting January 1st 2020. Geir Karlsen will continue as CFO and Deputy CEO.

Norwegian launches eight new routes from Poland to Scandinavia

Norwegian launches eight new routes from Poland to Scandinavia

Press releases   •   Nov 12, 2019 08:00 UTC

Norwegian will open 16 new routes from Scandinavia this summer, half of which are from Poland. Passengers travelling from Gdansk, Poznan, Szczecin and Wroclaw will see new direct routes to the Scandinavian cities Oslo, Trondheim, Stockholm and Copenhagen. The first flight takes off on March 31st.

Norwegian has raised new capital

Norwegian has raised new capital

Press releases   •   Nov 06, 2019 11:56 UTC

Norwegian has raised NOK 2.5 billion in gross proceeds through a private placement and a convertible bond issue of USD 150 million. After the completion of the transactions, Norwegian is fully funded through 2020 and beyond.

Norwegian reports higher load factor and unit revenue in October

Norwegian reports higher load factor and unit revenue in October

Press releases   •   Nov 05, 2019 15:56 UTC

Norwegian’s traffic figures for October shows an increased unit revenue for the seventh consecutive month and was up six percent compared to the same month previous year. The load factor was up by more than two percent.

Norwegian Reward launches credit card in the U.S.

Norwegian Reward launches credit card in the U.S.

Press releases   •   Nov 05, 2019 11:30 UTC

Norwegian Reward partners with Synchrony and Mastercard to offer a credit card in the U.S. The goal is to offer an even better loyalty program in one of Norwegian’s most important markets.

The first flight from Palanga to Bergen has taken off

The first flight from Palanga to Bergen has taken off

Press releases   •   Oct 30, 2019 14:30 UTC

Norwegian has expanded its Eastern European network with the addition of a new non-stop service between Palanga and Bergen, Norway. The first flight has now taken off from Palanga International Airport.

The first flight from Gdansk to Bergen has taken off

The first flight from Gdansk to Bergen has taken off

Press releases   •   Oct 27, 2019 11:30 UTC

Norwegian has expanded its Eastern European network with the addition of a new non-stop service between Gdansk and Bergen, Norway. The first flight has now taken off from Gdańsk Lech Wałęsa Airport.

Norwegian reports its best ever quarterly result with a profit before tax of NOK 2.2 billion

Norwegian reports its best ever quarterly result with a profit before tax of NOK 2.2 billion

Press releases   •   Oct 24, 2019 05:00 UTC

​Norwegian’s third quarter results are characterized by improved profitability, higher unit revenue, lower unit cost and reduced growth, in line with the strategy. Profit before tax improved by 38 percent to NOK 2.2 billion compared to the same quarter last year.

Norwegian to establish a joint venture for parts of its aircraft fleet with China Construction Bank Leasing Corporation

Press releases   •   Oct 24, 2019 04:26 UTC

The purpose of the joint venture (JV) between Norwegian and China Leasing International Corporation DAC (CCBLI) will be to finance, own and lease aircraft that Norwegian has on order. The agreement will strengthen Norwegian’s financials considerably.

Norwegian reports increased passenger traffic and higher revenues in September

Norwegian reports increased passenger traffic and higher revenues in September

Press releases   •   Oct 04, 2019 06:14 UTC

Norwegian carried more than 3.3 million passengers in September. The unit revenue increased for the sixth consecutive month and was up by six percent compared to the same month previous year.

Norwegian’s loyalty programme reaches 10 million members – three new members every minute

Norwegian’s loyalty programme reaches 10 million members – three new members every minute

Press releases   •   Sep 27, 2019 06:00 UTC

Norwegian’s loyalty programme, Norwegian Reward, has reached 10 million members. So far in 2019, more than three new members signed up to the loyalty programme every minute.

Norwegian reports increased unit revenue and higher load factor in August

Norwegian reports increased unit revenue and higher load factor in August

Press releases   •   Sep 05, 2019 06:01 UTC

Norwegian carried more than 3.5 million passengers in August. The unit revenue increased by three percent and the load factor was 90 percent, up 0.4 percentage points.

Norwegian reports higher load factor in July

Norwegian reports higher load factor in July

Press releases   •   Aug 06, 2019 08:00 UTC

Norwegian carried more than 3.7 million passengers in July. The load factor was 93.5 percent, up half a percentage point.

CFO Geir Karlsen appointed interim CEO of Norwegian as Bjørn Kjos steps down

CFO Geir Karlsen appointed interim CEO of Norwegian as Bjørn Kjos steps down

Press releases   •   Jul 11, 2019 05:30 UTC

After 17 years as the CEO of Norwegian Air Shuttle, Bjørn Kjos (72) will leave the position and continue in a new role as an advisor to the Chairman, with effect from July 11th. Until Norwegian appoints a new CEO, CFO Geir Karlsen (54) will act as interim CEO, while Chairman Niels Smedegaard (57) will take on a more active role in the management.

Norwegian’s financial turnaround moves in the right direction: Increased revenue and reduced cost

Norwegian’s financial turnaround moves in the right direction: Increased revenue and reduced cost

Press releases   •   Jul 11, 2019 05:01 UTC

Norwegian’s second quarter results are characterized by reduced growth and improved profitability, in line with the company’s strategy. Despite the reduced production growth and grounding of the Boeing 737 MAX aircraft, the underlying operating result before ownership costs more than doubled from the same quarter in 2018.

Norwegian reports improved unit revenue and higher load factor in June

Norwegian reports improved unit revenue and higher load factor in June

Press releases   •   Jul 04, 2019 06:00 UTC

Norwegian carried almost 3.5 million passengers in June. The company’s unit revenue improved by 10 percent compared to the same month previous year.

Norwegian announces new two routes from Reykjavik to the Canary Islands

Press releases   •   Jun 13, 2019 07:30 UTC

Norwegian is delighted to offer Icelanders two new route announcements from Reykjavik to Las Palmas and Tenerife.

Norwegian is voted Europe’s Leading Low-Cost Airline 2019 for 5th consecutive year

Norwegian is voted Europe’s Leading Low-Cost Airline 2019 for 5th consecutive year

Press releases   •   Jun 09, 2019 07:00 UTC

Norwegian has been named Europe’s Leading Low-Cost Airline 2019 for the fifth consecutive year at the 26th annual World Travel Awards, one of the travel industry's most prestigious awards.