Norwegian has confirmed it will continue to increase flights between the UK and Ireland to destinations across Scandinavia as the airline releases the summer 2022 flying programme.
In June, 225,509 passengers flew with Norwegian, which is approximately 100 per cent more than at the same time last year. The carrier operated just 15 planes last month, however.
The Amadeus solution will be embedded within the passenger self-service check-in experience, whether done through the airline app or website.
Geir Karlsen has been appointed new chief executive of Norwegian Air Shuttle, effective immediately. Karlsen has held the position of chief financial officer with Norwegian since early 2018.
Passenger numbers at the low-cost carrier have shown a noticeable increase in volume in line with vaccination roll-outs and changes to entry restrictions and quarantine regulations.
The company said it can now look ahead with a significantly strengthened balance sheet and a right-sized aircraft fleet, as well as a simplified and effective structure.
Traffic figures for Norwegian in April were significantly impacted by government travel restrictions and therefore low demand. Just 59,431 customers flew with the low-cost carrier last month.
Norwegian has updated the market on the forthcoming capital raise, setting an upper limit of NOK6 billion (£500 million). The low-cost airline said cash would be used to sharply reduce debt.
The court reached a positive conclusion after the creditors approved the Norwegian reorganisation plan in a reconciliation period that ended on Friday.
A High Court judge in Ireland has approved the next steps in the financial reconstruction of low-cost carrier Norwegian. The airline will now send the same proposal for voting in Norway.
Adrian Dunne will join Norwegian as the new executive vice president, operations. He has more than thirty years of experience as a leader within the aviation industry.
If the plan is approved by the Irish and Norwegian courts in the coming weeks, the company can continue the reconstruction processes and initiate a capital raise next month.