Tag: Norway

Aviator extends partnership with SAS by adding 6 new stations in Norway

Aviator Airport Alliance, a full-range provider of aviation services at 15 airports across the Nordics, and Scandinavian Airlines (SAS), Scandinavia’s leading airline, have expanded their partnership scope. Having successfully supported the airline’s operations at Bergen (BGO), Tromso (TOS), ...

Avinor’s digital Remote Tower Centre is one step closer to multiple towers operations

The Norwegian Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) recently approved Advanced sequential operations at the world’s largest digital Remote Towers Centre operated by Avinor in Bodø, Norway. This is an important step towards multiple towers operations in 2024. Avinor operates a total of eight airpor...

Aviator expands market presence with SAS startups in Norway

Following a previously secured agreement with Scandinavian Airlines in late July 2020, Aviator Airport Alliance AB successfully launched the start-up of ground handling operations for the airline across multiple airports in Norway. Over the next 5-year period, commencing February 1st, 2021, Aviator ...

The World’s largest Remote Towers Centre opens in Norway

Aviation is the backbone of Norwegian infrastructure and ensures connectivity across vast distances. Avinor’s new Remote Towers Centre located in Bodø, north of the Arctic Circle, will play an important role in maintaining a sustainable aviation structure in the future. This is a result of the co...

Avinor receives NOK 15 million from Innovation Norway

This week, Avinor's project, "Automated Baggage Handling", was at the top of Innovation Norway's competition for innovation partnerships. The project receives a total of NOK 15 million in funding. "This award shows that the project is recognized as a very innovative project", says Ragnhild Hjerp...

Oslo Airport to take delivery of eight VDL articulated electric buses

Norway's busiest gateway for passenger traffic - Oslo Airport - is to take delivery of eight VDL Bus & Coach Citeas SLFA-181 electric buses - which is part of the airport's strategy to reduce its carbon emissions. The order will contribute to the further electrification of the airport. Oslo ...

Norway: All short-haul flights will be electric-powered by 2040

Norway has 'promised' that all short-haul flights leaving the country will be operated by electric aircraft in an ambitious drive towards changing the face of airline travel in Scandinavia. According to a feature on the BBC's futurenow section, the transport minister in the country, Ketil Solvik-...

Avinor to develop infrastructure at Oslo Airport

Avinor is to expand the area after the passport control at Oslo Airport, which it says will provide a significantly better service to people travelling to and from countries outside the Schengen Area. Construction work starts in early October this year and the expansion will be completed in the s...

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