Siberian Corridor access continues to elude low cost long haul giant Norwegian Air

Norwegian’s hopes to expand its network east into Asia remain blocked by a decades old agreement between Soviet Union and Norway, Sweden, Denmark. The agreement,…..

Electrifying commercial aviation: How close are we?

From its inception, the growth and profitability of commercial aviation has relied heavily on environmentally damaging fossil fuels. As the impact of these fuels on…..

Airline Insight: Widerøe

Each day this year The Blue Swan Daily uses the extensive insights available to CAPA – Centre for Aviation members to deliver a data snapshot on the…..

A third runway is under consideration at Oslo gateway as Scandinavian airports continue to vie for regional dominance

Avinor, the state-run operator of most of Norway’s airports, has presented a draft concept for implementation of a possible third runway at Oslo Gardermoen Airport as…..

Oslo aims to develop a ‘sustainable’ airport city

With the inexorable rise of the Airport City and the associated ‘Aerotropolis’ there is an increasing degree of commentary on the sustainability of such creations,…..

Sweden has strong sense of sustainability with natives willing to pay more to travel with sustainable initiatives

Netherlands national carrier KLM Royal Dutch Airlines has published results of a second annual survey on how Scandinavians consider the environmental impact of aircraft and…..

Airline Insight: SAS Scandinavian Airlines

Each day this year The Blue Swan Daily uses the extensive insights available to CAPA – Centre for Aviation members to deliver a data snapshot on the…..

Who wins when a big LCC exits an airport? A short case study from Norway

Just over a year ago, on 01-Nov-2016, Moss Rygge Airport, one of two commercial airports serving the region to the south of Norway’s capital, Oslo,…..

Domestic Norwegian Bergen – Tromsø route to be world’s first for Embraer E2 family

After being confirmed as the launch customer for the new Embraer E190-E2 jet, Norwegian regional carrier Widerøe has announced it will introduce the type into…..

Avinor seeks to build new airports in remote locations as tourism trends change

Norwegian airport operator Avinor has been talking about airport infrastructure and capacity expansion strategy in remote northwest Norway where it has pursued an “aggressive” strategy…..