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Kjos steps down as chief executive of Norwegian

Kjos steps down as chief executive of Norwegian

11 July 2019 Airline News

Bjørn Kjos has stepped down as the chief executive of Norwegian Air. The 72-year-old has led the organisation for 17 years, seeing it grow from a small regional airline to become one of the largest low-cost carriers in Europe.

Smedegaard nominated as Norwegian chairman

Smedegaard nominated as Norwegian chairman

16 April 2019 Airline News

Niels Smedegaard has been nominated for the role of chairman at Norwegian Airlines ahead of the annual general meeting on May 7th. Born in 1962, Smedegaard is currently the president and chief executive of DFDS.

Norwegian breaks passenger record in 2018 but clouds loom

Norwegian breaks passenger record in 2018 but clouds loom

7 January 2019 Airline News

Norwegian has reported its highest ever passenger figures in a single year, with more than 37 million travellers flying with the low-cost carrier in 2018. However, Norwegian also revealed today it made a loss of US$232 million for the October-December quarter from fuel hedging.