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Norwegian 737-800 plane featuring Greta Garbo

Norwegian Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Ålesund

A Norwegian Boeing 737-800 was forced to return to Ålesund after an engine failure minutes after take-off. To say it's been a tough year for Norwegian would be an understatement. With financial problems, engine issues and fleet...
Blue stripe on SAS airplane engine

Biofuel Blend Required for Airlines in Norway

From January 2020, aviation fuel suppliers in Norway must blend 0.5% biofuel into their jet fuel. The new practise will meet new legislation in Norway. The government hopes the policy will increase supply and demand, and...
SAS planes at Oslo Airport in Norway

SAS: Environmental Fees Can Increase Emissions

Fuel tankering is a practice whereby airlines fill the aircraft with more fuel than necessary. This avoids buying more expensive fuel later, but leads to large, unnecessary greenhouse gas emissions. A Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) spokesperson has...
Norwegian Air plane taking off in Norway

Norwegian Launch Seven New Routes From Norway

After a year of cuts, Norwegian is finally investing in its home market. The carrier announces 16 new direct routes from Scandinavia, seven of them from Norway. 2019 has been a year of change like no...
Norwegian Boeing Aircraft

Norwegian Miss Out On Millions As Norway Armed Forces Contract Goes To SAS

It's more bad news for Norwegian as the airline loses Norway's biggest single customer contract to domestic rivals SAS. The Norwegian Armed Forces is ditching Norwegian for the transportation of its staff and military personnel, according...
Norwegian Air Boeing 787 Dreamliner

Norwegian Cuts Dozens of Flights in Europe

Following through on its shift in strategy from growth to profitability, Norwegian cancels a range of European routes. Norwegian Air has announced significant changes to its European short-haul network for the upcoming 2019/2020 winter season. Many...
Subtle new SAS livery

SAS Unveils New-Look Aircraft Livery

Scandinavian Airlines reveals a new-look for their aircraft that will be rolled out over the coming six years. For the first time in 21 years, SAS has refreshed its visual identity and unveiled a new look...
Krakow Main Square in Poland

Kraków Calling: Five New Wizz Air Routes From Norway

Budget airline Wizz Air has announced five new routes between cities in Norway and Kraków in the south of Poland. European low-cost carrier Wizz Air is to launch direct flights to/from Kraków from five Norwegian cities....
SAS aircraft taking off from Amsterdam

SAS Launch Stavanger to Manchester Route

Scandinavian Airlines will operate a new service linking western Norway with northern England from November 2019. The new Manchester to Stavanger service will operate twice-weekly year-round. The Monday and Friday flights will use one of the...
Norwegian Air Boeing 787 Dreamliner

Bits Of A Norwegian Boeing 787 Fall From The Sky In Rome

Small fragments of a Norwegian long-haul plane's engine fell from the sky as the plane hit technical trouble and was forced to make an emergency landing in Rome, Italy. The news just keeps on getting worse...