Widerøe’s Flyveselskap briefed the business on present developments, gasoline costs and its 4 new worldwide routes:
The gasoline worth and the weak krone pose main price challenges and are demanding for the business. Widerøe has secured 60% of its gasoline consumption over the subsequent 12 months. The airline has lowered manufacturing throughout essentially the most demanding winter months to satisfy an anticipated lowered demand all through the winter.
In the identical method as plenty of different corporations, Widerøe’s Flyveselskap experiences main challenges with deliveries of spare elements. This leads to poor regularity on particular person days and will increase downtime for plane which can be due for inspection or restore. The corporate works intently with our elements suppliers to shorten the supply time and guarantee secure supply sooner or later.
“October was considerably weaker than deliberate. The market is characterised by a scarcity of predictability, even when the reserving sample is starting to method a standard scenario. This winter goes to be demanding, and we’ve taken the steps crucial to satisfy this, says CEO of Widerøe Stein Nilsen. We count on an enchancment in the direction of the summer time and the summer time program will replicate this”, concludes Nilsen.
Nonetheless, the need to journey is way from gone and Widerøe’s Flyveselskap is planning for one more sturdy summer time. The corporate is subsequently growing capability on plenty of routes from spring. As well as, Widerøe is beginning 4 new direct worldwide routes from Bergen. On this method, the funding in Bergen is strengthened, and offers extra journey alternatives for everybody who makes use of Bergen as a hub.
The brand new worldwide routes are:
– Bergen to Liverpool – begin on March 31, 2023, flights on Mondays and Fridays
– Bergen to Hamburg – begin on March 30, 2023, flights on Thursday, Saturday and Sunday.
*From Might – additionally flights on Tuesdays
– Bergen to Dublin – begin on April 27, 2023, flights on Thursday and Sunday.
– Bergen to Munich – begin on April 28, 2023, flights on Monday and Friday
The already established path to Billund might be elevated from twice every week to day by day from the tip of March. All routes could have good connections to Widerøe’s different route community.
Prime Copyright Picture: Wideroe (Widerøe’s Flyveselskap AS) Embraer E190-E2 (ERJ 190-300STD) LN-WEC (msn 19020011) SEN (Keith Burton). Picture: 951887.
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