Traffic figures at Norwegian show that the number of passengers has remained stable over the second month of the year. Bookings were also at the highest level since the start of the pandemic.
Traffic figures for January show that almost 640,000 passengers flew with Norwegian. This represents a significant increase compared to the same month last year.
Norwegian has announced it will add a twice-weekly direct flight between Manchester and Trondheim in Norway from August 15th. The destination is currently the European Region of Gastronomy.
Monthly traffic figures for December show that more than 930,000 passengers flew with Norwegian. However, the figure was hit by new Covid-19 travel restrictions.
New figures from Norwegian reveal the carrier welcomed over one million passengers in November for the second consecutive month. In addition, the load factor in November was 76 per cent.
Norwegian has continued to selectively grow its fleet and has entered into an agreement to lease two Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft. They will fly during the summer season.
Hans-Jørgen Wibstad has been appointed chief financial officer of low-cost carrier Norwegian. He will take up the position no later than June next year.
Norwegian has reported a net a profit of NOK169 million (£14 million) for the third quarter of financial 2021. The figure compares to a loss of NOK980 million for the same period last year.
Traditional booking patterns are beginning to return, while the carrier said it was seeing more people planning ahead and booking to travel to popular city break and winter sun destinations.
Manchester Airport will welcome back Norwegian today, as the airline resumes its twice weekly service to Oslo. The carrier becomes the sixteenth airline to operate from the new terminal two.
The number of future bookings has continued to increase in line with an expanding route network as more people are fully vaccinated and EU countries accept Covid-19 certificates for travel.
Norwegian has reported a profit before tax of NOK1,590 million (£133 million) for the first half of 2021 as the aviation sector begins to reopen in Europe.