Press release -
Norwegian's traffic figures May 2011
The total number of passengers flown in May 2011 was 1,374,474 compared to 1,185,373 last year, an increase of 189,101 passengers (16 %).
Compared to the same period last year:
- Total passenger traffic (RPK) increased by 13 %
- Total capacity (ASK) increased by 14 %
- The load factor was 76 %, down 1 p.p.
Please see the attached report and press release for further information.
Norwegian Air Shuttle ASA, commercially branded “Norwegian,” is a public low-cost airline noted on the Oslo Stock Exchange. The company is the second largest airline in Scandinavia, and has a route portfolio that stretches across Europe into North Africa and the Middle East. With competitive prices and customer friendly solutions and service, the company has experienced significant growth over the previous years. With more than 13 million passengers in 2010, Norwegian is the 3rd largest low-cost airline in Europe. Norwegian currently operates 57 aircraft on 238 routes to about 100 destinations and employs approximately 2 500 people.