Norwegian Air International (NAI), the long-haul arm of low-cost carrier (LCC) Norwegian Air Shuttle, claimed European Commission support Tuesday in its efforts to gain US approval to fly between Europe and the US. Some US and European carriers and trade unions have complained that NAI is setting up under a “flag of convenience” by registering itself in Ireland to avoid Norway’s strict social and employment legislation, a charge the airline denies. The carrier notified the ...

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