Articles Tagged ‘Oslo’

Norwegian unveils ‘New Norwegian’ amid continued existential challenge

Norwegian unveils ‘New Norwegian’ amid continued existential challenge

As Norwegian says it’ll run out of cash in mid-May, the carrier reveals New Norwegian, its survival plan. We see what it’ll do.

Norway’s Avinor scraps charges at 44 airports; RDC Aviation charts savings with AirportCharges tool

Norway’s Avinor scraps charges at 44 airports; RDC Aviation charts savings with AirportCharges tool

We are delighted to announce our new partnership with RDC Aviation, with the first article showing that Norwegian will save €4,780 per B787-8 turnaround.

SAS to restart Lakslev after a 17-year gap

SAS to restart Lakslev after a 17-year gap

Following Norwegian’s end, SAS will operate Oslo – Lakslev non-stop from 17 April, the first time it has done so in 17 years.


Airbus Airport-Devoted Conference, ACI Oslo: Aer Lingus to explain how “A321LR unlocks new city pairs”

Airbus Airport-Devoted Conference, ACI Oslo: Aer Lingus to explain how “A321LR unlocks new city pairs”

Aer Lingus’ Lander Dominguez, Director of Fleet Assets, is the latest to join the Airbus’ airport-devoted conference: “New possibilities for airports by Airbus,” at ACI Airport Exchange, hosted by Avinor Oslo Airport. The airline’s “North Atlantic Hub at Dublin” plans are vitally relevant to both North American and European airports.

30-Second Interview – Bernard Lavelle, Aviation Business Development Director, London Southend Airport

30-Second Interview – Bernard Lavelle, Aviation Business Development Director, London Southend Airport

anna.aero’s Chief Analyst Nick Preston paid a visit to London Southend last week to see it welcome its latest carrier, Air Malta. While on site, there was also an opportunity to discuss the airport’s plans for future growth and network expansion with its Aviation Business Development Director, Bernard Lavelle.

Norway traffic down 0.5 million; Oslo Gardermoen commands 47% of passengers as Ryanair is granted slots at country’s biggest airport

Norway traffic down 0.5 million; Oslo Gardermoen commands 47% of passengers as Ryanair is granted slots at country’s biggest airport

It was recently revealed by various sources that Ryanair had been granted four daily slots at Oslo Gardermoen for a thrice-daily service to London Stansted and a daily operation to Vilnius. Norway’s largest airport recorded a rise in traffic over the past 12 months of 1.6%, one of only a few airports in the nation to report […]


Scandinavian Airlines targets long-haul growth in 2016; many new US services confirmed; Gothenburg Airport is fastest-growing presence

Scandinavian Airlines targets long-haul growth in 2016; many new US services confirmed; Gothenburg Airport is fastest-growing presence

SAS survived a near-death experience in 2012 and is once again profitable. We look at how the Star Alliance carrier has grown capacity at its three major hubs in the last few years and what seasonality issues it faces.

Norwegian closing the gap on SAS; new long-haul flights increase pressure on Scandinavia's biggest airline

Norwegian closing the gap on SAS; new long-haul flights increase pressure on Scandinavia’s biggest airline

Less than a year ago SAS’ future was in doubt. Despite its precarious financial position, very few routes were axed, and plenty have been added. But Norwegian is growing fast and competing on all of SAS’ major routes. We reveal at which major airports Norwegian is now bigger than SAS.

Norway's airports grew by 10% in 2011; Norwegian and SAS dominate international routes but Ryanair growing fast

Norway’s airports grew by 10% in 2011; Norwegian and SAS dominate international routes but Ryanair growing fast

Norway appears to have suffered less economically than many other European countries in the last few years, as reflected by the country’s airport passenger statistics. But which country markets have grown fastest during the last three years and which airlines are driving that growth?


SAS expands summer service to Spanish beaches and Croatia; ASKs up 10% despite 2% reduction in flights

SAS expands summer service to Spanish beaches and Croatia; ASKs up 10% despite 2% reduction in flights

Analysis of schedule data reveals that SAS appears to have re-discovered Spanish beach destinations and Croatia. The airline’s average sector length is up 8.5% this summer as ASKs increase 10% despite 2% fewer flights? Which regional Norwegian airports have seen significant ASK growth this summer?

Norwegian relocates secondary Oslo flights from Rygge to Torp

Norwegian relocates secondary Oslo flights from Rygge to Torp

Oslo is fortunate to be served by three airports, but how have Norwegian and Ryanair grown services from the two secondary airports in recent seasons? How has traffic grown at all three Oslo airports in 2011?

Norwegian reveals plans for 34 new routes next summer

Norwegian reveals plans for 34 new routes next summer

Norwegian has announced 34 new routes starting next summer from nine Nordic airports. But which non-Nordic airport will benefit most? And why is anna.aero’s Deputy Editor particularly pleased?