Norwegian Air International has based craft and crew at various US airports, is flying increasing numbers of routes and is buying craft to cover them. Photographer: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

Trade union opposition to Norwegian Air International has not gone away. From the point at which the Scandinavian-owned, Irish-registered carrier soug(...)

Norwegian Air wants to launch cheap flights between Europe and North America. Photograph: iStock

Peter DeFazio, the US congressman opposed to Irish-based Norwegian Air International launching cheap transatlantic flights, accepted $140,000 (€126,3(...)

Washington’s department of transportation has stymied Norwegian’s plans by so far refusing to grant it a foreign carrier’s permit

US congressman Peter DeFazio’s claims about Norwegian Air International in a letter to EU transport commissioner Violeta Bulc echo most of those alrea(...)

Irish-based Norwegian Air International originally intended launching the Boston service from the Irish airports in April.

Plans for cheap flights from Cork and Shannon to Boston could be grounded until next year as a dispute over the proposals between the the European Uni(...)