The Small Airline with the Big Heart

Delivery of the first E190-E2 marks the start of an exciting new chapter for Norwegian regional carrier Widerøe, as Airliner World’s James Ronayne finds out.

The Small Airline with the Big Heart

Delivery of the first E190-E2 to Widerøe marked the start of jet operations for the first time in the airline’s history.
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When Widerøe received its first Embraer E190-E2, it was a significant moment in more ways than one. Not only was the Norwegian carrier taking centre stage as the launch operator for the E2 family, it was also embarking on jet flying for the first time in its 84-year history.

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