Widerøe was the global launch operator of the Embraer E2 in 2018. Andreas Spaeth takes the jump seat on a flight crossing the Arctic Circle to find out how the jet has settled in at the Norwegian carrier.
It’s a relatively mild late summer day in Bergen, Norway’s second biggest city. Situated on the picturesque but notoriously damp west coast, it is officially one of Europe’s most rainy cities. Not today, however. Azure blue skies greet passengers at Flesland Airport, some ten miles south of the downtown district.