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Air traffic increases 4 per cent in first half

Jul 14, 2014 13:04 BST Oslo Lufthavn AS Passenger traffic to and from Avinor airports went up four per cent in the first half of 2014 compared with the same period last year. In June, traffic increased by a whopping 6.5 per cent, with Oslo Airport reporting a 9.7 per cent rise.

Continued growth in air traffic as passenger numbers increase in May

Jun 12, 2014 08:00 BST Oslo Lufthavn AS International traffic increased by 3.7 % in May compared to May last year, while domestic traffic experienced a growth of 1.5 %.

Aircraft fuel consumption can be reduced by 15 per cent

May 27, 2014 08:00 BST Chalmers University of Technology Two aircraft engine concepts, geared turbofan and open rotor, can enable a significant reduction to aircraft fuel consumption. With open rotor, the potential reduction is 15 per cent. These are the findings of Linda Larsson at Chalmers University of Technology, who has analysed and evaluated the two concepts.

May 21, 2014 00:00 BST VisitScotland VisitScotland welcomes new flight route between Edinburgh and Philadelphia

Apr 07, 2014 17:15 BST Dohop - Tur-retur fra Oslo til Barcelona, London og Paris til under 1,500 kr - Europas kulturhovedstad kommer billigst ut En ny internasjonal undersøkelse viser at nordmenn foretrekker storbyferie over solferie. Dohop utførte en prisundersøkelse på flyselskaper som flyr til de fem mest populære storbydestinasjonene fra Oslo i april og mai. Undersøkelsen ble gjennomført 2. april 2014.

No more “final boarding calls” for passengers

Apr 03, 2014 14:33 BST Oslo Lufthavn AS As a result of feedback from both employees and passengers at Oslo Airport, a decision has been made to implement multiple measures to reduce the noise in the terminal. One of the measures is to end making final calls for passengers.

Øyvind Hasaas new Managing Director of Oslo Airport

Mar 26, 2014 12:18 GMT Oslo Lufthavn AS The Board of Directors at Oslo Airport has appointed Øyvind Hasaas as new Managing Director. Hasaas (57) is currently CEO of solar cell manufacturer REC Solar ASA. He is a business economist and has broad industrial and market experience from major international corporations such as REC and Hydro.

Emirates opens route to Norway

Mar 13, 2014 14:46 GMT Oslo Lufthavn AS Emirates will start operating flights directly to and from Oslo Airport on Tuesday, 2 September this year. “This is one of the fastest-growing airlines in the world and we have been working to get this service in place for a long time,” says Nic. Nilsen, managing director of Oslo Airport.

Halfway to doubling our size – and right on track

Feb 27, 2014 10:00 GMT Oslo Lufthavn AS (Gardermoen, 27 February 2014) After breaking ground in 2011, construction of the new departures and arrivals hall, new railway station and new pier has reached the halfway mark. When the expansion project is completed in April 2017, the capacity of Oslo Airport will rise to 28 million passengers, compared with the current 23 million.

Prisundersøkelse på flybilletter fra Oslo til populære destinasjoner i påsken

Feb 25, 2014 15:43 GMT Dohop Dohop utførte en prisundersøkelse på flyselskaper som flyr fra Oslo til populære destinasjoner i mars og april i år. Undersøkelsen ble gjennomført 24. februar 2014. - 20% prisøkning på flybilletter siden januar i år - Gjennomsnittspris tur-retur til Spania i påsken er 2,239 kr (inkludert alle avgifter og 1 kolli) - 1 av 4 nordmenn reiser utenlands i påskeferien