Norse Atlantic Airways

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The same team behind Norwegian long haul are having another go.

Link provided by SPD Travels on Twitter:


Translated: A number of well-known investors, led by founder Bjørn Tore Larsen in the staffing company OSM, are starting a low-cost airline.

It reports NTB, which cites an announcement from the company.

Larsen joins Norwegian's entrepreneurs, Bjørn Kjos and Bjørn Kise, among others, when they together focus on long-haul flights through the low-cost airline Norse Atlantic Airways.
 

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More details in these articles from ch-aviation and RoutesOnline:


The airline will offer routes that have already proved to be popular for leisure and business travellers alike, including destinations such as New York, Los Angeles, Miami, London, Paris, and Oslo. More routes and destinations will be offered in line with customer demand,” the website said, adding that the airline will operate B787 aircraft.

“Tickets are expected to be available for sale in autumn 2021 and the first flight is expected to take off in December 2021,” the site elaborated.



The LCC’s founders said they are in talks with lessors to take 12 former Norwegian 787s, adding that nine have already been secured. The remaining three contacts are pending.
 

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The airline, which was founded in March and which includes some Norwegian (DY, Oslo Gardermoen) veterans and a number of its former aircraft, aims to fly initially point-to-point from London, Oslo Gardermoen, and Paris to Fort Lauderdale Int'l, Los Angeles Int'l, and New York.
 

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Let’s hope it works out. It’s nice to see a carrier choosing different airports to the usual ones.
 

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Norwegian startup Norse Atlantic Airways (Oslo Gardermoen) has announced the establishment of its US head office at Fort Lauderdale Executive and plans to launch non-stop transatlantic flights from Fort Lauderdale Int'l to Paris, London, and Oslo Gardermoen in 2022.
 

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Norse’s planned fleet of aircraft consists of 12 Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners and three Boeing 787-8 Dreamliners. The next deliveries will continue until April and all aircraft will be initially parked at Oslo Airport.
 

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They currently have a second 789 OE-LNN at BHX being worked on by STS in full livery due to become LN-FNI.

Information via the bhxmovements blog.
 
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