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Two years to go – the expansion project is on track!

Apr 27, 2015 11:49 BST Oslo Lufthavn AS (Gardermoen, 27 April 2015) After breaking ground in 2011, over two-thirds of the expansion project encompassing new taxiways and aprons, a new arrivals and departures hall, new railway station and new pier is finished. When the "new" Oslo Airport opens its doors on 27 April 2017, its annual capacity will have been increased to 28 million passengers.

Apr 09, 2015 14:52 BST Flight Delay Refunds Even if the airliners do not mention it, all passengers are entitled to a compensation for flight delays. With the Easter weekend coming up and summer only a month away, holiday travellers are expected to fly in hordes in and through all parts of Europe.

Mar 09, 2015 10:29 GMT Flight Delay Refunds Europe airlines including Ryanair, Flybe, Jet2 and WizzAir, are finding excuses to delay and even avoid paying compensation to passengers who have had to deal with long flight delay. The four budget carriers have allegedly approached a judge - who had earlier ruled in favour of the passengers - to delay the judgement until the European Court of Justice rules on an ongoing case in the Dutch courts.

Updated: Strike among Norwegian pilots

Feb 28, 2015 08:56 GMT Oslo Lufthavn AS After negotiations between the carrier Norwegian and the Norwegian Pilot Union failed to result in an agreement, 70 Norwegian pilots are on strike as of Saturday 28th of February.

Possible strike among Norwegian-pilots from Saturday 28th of February

Feb 27, 2015 11:44 GMT Oslo Lufthavn AS If negotiations between the carrier Norwegian and the Norwegian Pilot Union fails to result in an agreement by midnight 27th of February, 70 Norwegian pilots will go on strike by the early hours of Saturday 28th of February.

Political strike will affect air traffic

Jan 28, 2015 08:46 GMT Oslo Lufthavn AS The Norwegian Confederation of Trade Unions (LO), Confederation of Trade Unions (YS) and Unio have announced that they will conduct a political strike on Wednesday, 28 January between the hours of 14.00 and 16.00. The strike will disrupt air traffic at Oslo Airport on Wednesday afternoon.

Union strike will affect air traffic on the 28th of January

Jan 26, 2015 12:45 GMT Oslo Lufthavn AS Due to a political union strike, the air traffic to and from Avinor’s airports will be affected on Wednesday the 28th of January between 2:00-4:00 PM.

Traffic growth at Oslo Airport

Jan 14, 2015 10:07 GMT Oslo Lufthavn AS Passenger traffic to and from Avinor airports increased by 2.7 per cent in 2014, with passenger numbers totalling more than 50 million. Meanwhile, a levelling off trend is apparent - and some places have seen a slight reduction in the number of passengers. Traffic at Oslo Airport grew 4.8 per cent last year compared with 2013.

Dohop’s flight whitelabel powers over 2000 travel sites

Nov 25, 2014 11:47 GMT Dohop Dohop's flight whitelabel program has grown over the last years and now powers more than 2000 travel sites worldwide. These include destination-specific sites and sites that have a complete travel package, independently branded.

First hub in the world with regular bio-fuel deliveries

Nov 19, 2014 10:23 GMT Oslo Lufthavn AS Avinor's Oslo Airport will become the world's first hub to receive regular deliveries of bio-fuel.