Norwegain continues to expand after a profitable 2009

Copyright Photo: Alejandro Hernandez Leon. Pictured at Gran Canaria, Boeing 737-8JP LN-DYB (msn 39163) was acquired on October 8, 2009 but never carries the tail likeness of Norwegian writer Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson (1832-1910). Winner of the 1903 Nobel Prize in Literature laureate, Bjørnson is considered one of "The Great Four" Norwegian writers.

Norwegian Air Shuttle ( continues to expand and add new routes in Scandinavia especially Sweden. The fast-growing low-fare airline will add a weekly Stockholm (Arlanda)-Tel Avia route in March followed by new Helsinki service from both Stockholm (Arlanda) and Oslo.

The company reported its best yearly financial results in 2009 when it posted a net profit of over $75 million.