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Bigger plane with extra seats makes NextJet’s route between Oulu, Luleå and Tromsø more attractive.
March 25, 2018
Flying to 41 regional airports in Norway, Widerøe har for before Second World War connected the remotest corners of Norway. In April, the airline gets its first jet.
March 15, 2018
72-hours visa-freedom and new multi-million cruise port are of little help. Murmansk gets only half the number of port calls this season compared with 2015.
February 07, 2018
Starting in Norway, the voyages to Franz Josef Land have to make port calls in Murmansk both in and out of Russian waters.
February 05, 2018
With tens of small airports and many short-haul flights, northern Norway is ideal for introduction of electric passenger aircrafts.
January 18, 2018
Northern Russia could again be connected with Norway as Nordavia draws a new route map from Murmansk.
January 17, 2018
Cruise liner announces first purpose built luxury cruise vessel to put the top of the world on its itinerary.
December 18, 2017
Visitors from the People’s Republic pour in, but the Arctic region of Murmansk won’t benefit, says controversial Member of Parliament Vitaly Milonov.
November 24, 2017
Snow is more popular than ever. About 600 charter flights are landing at Finland’s three northernmost airports in the months ahead.
November 21, 2017
Plans for direct routes from Asia to Arctic Norway will be put on halt.
November 10, 2017
Lindblad Expeditions' new cruise vessel, to be built in Norway, gets very high ice class for access deep into polar regions.
November 08, 2017
Finland launches mobile app making your drive through Lapland much safer.
November 07, 2017
Rovaniemi, capital of Finnish Lapland, has just 60,000 permanent residents but attracts half a million visitors a year, with double-digit growth for a third year running – with most tourists arriving during the winter.
November 01, 2017
Regional carriers Nordavia and Red Wings join forces, become Russia’s 10th biggest air company.
November 01, 2017
Rovaniemi, Kittilä and Ivalo set new passengers record. And that is before the Santa Claus and skiing season starts.
October 19, 2017
From October, international charter traffic can only in exceptional cases land at Svalbard.
October 03, 2017
The new route will connect northern Norway with Finnair’s Asian network.
October 03, 2017
The country’s government wants to make the untouched areas of the Taymyr Peninsula a new and exclusive destination.
July 17, 2017
The MSC «Preziosa» this week brought more that 3,500 tourists to Longyearbyen. It is the biggest ship ever in the Norwegian Arctic port.
June 23, 2017
King Crab safari in Norway's northern waters is a fantastic tourist experience, says Prime Minister Erna Solberg.
June 13, 2017
Cruise ships will make 360 port calls to Northern Norway and Svalbard this season bringing in some 100,000 passengers.
June 07, 2017
Russia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs has informed Norway that Orenburzhye airlines is ready to start flights. Aviation authorities at Tromsø airport, though, haven’t been contacted.
June 06, 2017
Saariselkä ski resort in Finnish Lapland still has 50-100 cm snow.
June 06, 2017
With ice on the rivers, the interest in going for fly fishing on the Kola Peninsula is limited.
May 19, 2017

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