Avinor awards contract for air traffic control services to Saerco

Avinor’s board of directors has decided to award a 5-year contract for air traffic control services at Ålesund and Kristiansand airport to Spanish company Saerco. Four bidders took part in the competition, where quality and price had equal emphasis. Saerco won with the highest score on quality and the lowest price. This entails annual savings […]

Oslo Airport to test autonomous snowplows

Avinor is to test two autonomous snowplows at Oslo Airport in Norway this winter. The project is one of the first globally where large machinery will operate autonomously to keep snow away from airport areas. Testing will take place under normal winter operations, starting in early 2019 and lasting until April. The goal is to […]

Airport Strike Threatens to Ground 30,000 Passengers in Norway Today

The Norwegian airport operator Avinor is currently in negotiations with unions representing airport employees. If an agreement had not be reached by the deadline of midnight last night, June 16, about 300 airport personnel will go on strike today, Friday 17 June at 11 a.m. If that happens the result is that nine of 46 […]