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2017: More than 4 percent growth in air traffic. The North continues to increase

2017: More than 4 percent growth in air traffic. The North continues to increase

Press Releases   •   Jan 11, 2018 07:11 GMT

Almost 53 million passengers travelled via Avinor’s airports in 2017. That is a 4.1 percent increase from the year before.

Avinor nets Norwegian network increase

Avinor nets Norwegian network increase

News   •   Dec 20, 2017 09:51 GMT

Avinor’s largest airline partner Norwegian celebrates continued strong demand by basing another four 737-800s at Oslo Airport next summer, adding one million additional seats to its capacity.

​Avinor welcomes Widerøe’s widening network

​Avinor welcomes Widerøe’s widening network

Press Releases   •   Dec 14, 2017 13:56 GMT

As of next summer, Bergen will launch three times weekly services to Billund (25 June), Hamburg (14 August) and Munich (13 August), while Kristiansand will welcome a four times weekly service to London Stansted (14 August).

​Passenger growth in November

​Passenger growth in November

Press Releases   •   Dec 13, 2017 07:41 GMT

The number of passengers who travelled via Avinor airports increased by 3.2 per cent in November compared with the same month last year. A total of 2.66 million passengers travelled via the airports during this period.

​The Norwegian Air Sports Federation and Avinor band together to buy Norway's first electric aircraft

​The Norwegian Air Sports Federation and Avinor band together to buy Norway's first electric aircraft

Press Releases   •   Nov 24, 2017 10:10 GMT

The aircraft is set to be delivered in summer 2018 and will primarily be used for demonstration purposes.

Avinor in  third quarter - Operating well and new terminal in Bergen

Avinor in third quarter - Operating well and new terminal in Bergen

Press Releases   •   Nov 22, 2017 14:36 GMT

Q3 characterised by increase in passengers, stable operations and the opening of a new terminal at Bergen Airport Flesland.

Growth in passenger numbers for October

Growth in passenger numbers for October

Press Releases   •   Nov 14, 2017 06:29 GMT

A huge 4.8 million passengers travelled through Avinor airports in October, representing growth of 4.7 per cent compared with the same month last year. The growth was evenly distributed, with 4.7 per cent for domestic flights and 4.8 per cent for foreign travel.

Avinor and Widerøe write aviation history with world’s first E190-E2 commercial flight

Avinor and Widerøe write aviation history with world’s first E190-E2 commercial flight

News   •   Oct 20, 2017 11:39 BST

Avinor’s Bergen and Tromsø airports will welcome the new 114-seat jet in a world first with airline partner Widerøe next April.

Avinor announces sizzling summer with SAS

Avinor announces sizzling summer with SAS

News   •   Oct 20, 2017 07:55 BST

Looking ahead to sunnier times, Avinor confirms 11 new routes and multiple frequency increases with SAS next summer.

Air traffic increased by 2.6% in September

Air traffic increased by 2.6% in September

Press Releases   •   Oct 12, 2017 08:14 BST

A total of 4,810,992 passengers travelled through Avinor's 45 airports in September. Oslo Airport's cargo figures show an enormous increase of 44% compared with the same month last year (August figures).

Asia moves that bit closer to Bergen and Tromsø

Asia moves that bit closer to Bergen and Tromsø

News   •   Oct 05, 2017 09:01 BST

Avinor’s Bergen and Tromsø airports welcome Finnair’s two new routes to its Helsinki hub, opening the door to more one-stop Asian destinations from the Norwegian regions.

Tromsø Airport tied to Poland

Tromsø Airport tied to Poland

Press Releases   •   Sep 21, 2017 07:25 BST

Avinor’s Tromsø Airport sees year-round Polish connection as new airline partner Wizz Air announces flights to Gdansk.

A good August for the Norwegian aviation industry

A good August for the Norwegian aviation industry

Press Releases   •   Sep 12, 2017 13:17 BST

Traffic across Avinor's airports has increased by 4.7% compared to August last year, with internal growth at 3.3% and international growth at 6.8%. Almost 4.9 million passengers travelled through Avinor's 45 airports in August.

 New report: 30 percent of aviation fuel could be sustainable by 2030

New report: 30 percent of aviation fuel could be sustainable by 2030

Press Releases   •   Aug 18, 2017 08:00 BST

New aircraft and sustainable biofuels will play a vital role in making air travel more environmentally-friendly. In 2030, 30% of all the fuel used at Norwegian airports could be sustainable, provided that the authorities and politicians are in agreement. These were the findings of a new report that was presented at the Arendalsuka arena this week.

​The new Bergen Airport, Flesland is officially open

​The new Bergen Airport, Flesland is officially open

Press Releases   •   Aug 17, 2017 12:02 BST

The new Bergen Airport was officially opened today. The new terminal, which opened on time and within budget, has capacity for 10 million passengers per year.

​Biofuel now available at Bergen Airport

​Biofuel now available at Bergen Airport

News   •   Aug 17, 2017 10:30 BST

​Avinor in the second quarter: Big events for the first half of the year at Avinor

​Avinor in the second quarter: Big events for the first half of the year at Avinor

Press Releases   •   Aug 16, 2017 17:39 BST

Avinor's operating income for the first half of 2017 was NOK 5,595 million compared to NOK 5,043 million in the corresponding period in 2016. Profit after tax was minus NOK 230 million for the first half of the year compared with NOK 346 million for the corresponding period in 2016.

A record summer for Norwegian aviation

A record summer for Norwegian aviation

Press Releases   •   Aug 14, 2017 06:47 BST

Close to 5 million passengers travelled to and from Avinor's 45 airports in July, which is an increase of 5.9 per cent compared to July last year.

Records in June and good figures for the first six months — an excellent trend for Norwegian aviation

Records in June and good figures for the first six months — an excellent trend for Norwegian aviation

Press Releases   •   Jul 12, 2017 07:29 BST

In the first six months of this year, Avinor airports handled 25.6 million passengers — an increase of 4.3 per cent on last year. In June, Avinor handled more than 5 million passengers for the first time.

Stavanger seals Budapest service

Stavanger seals Budapest service

News   •   Jun 28, 2017 08:00 BST

Avinor’s Stavanger Airport will add Budapest to its destination map with its existing airline partner Wizz Air next year.