Nova Airlines AB, operating as Novair, is an airline headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden. It operates [1 ] charter flights to the Mediterranean and the Canary Islands, as well as long-haul flights to Thailand, India and Vietnam. As of winter 2013, the airline also operates long-haul flights to the Dominican Republic, Mexico and Cuba. Its main base and hub of operations is Stockholm-Arlanda Airport, but the airline also operates from [2 ] Gothenburg-Landvetter Airport and Oslo Airport, Gardermoen using them as secondary hubs. [3 ]
History [ edit ]
Novair was established and started operations in November 1997 with services from
Stockholm to Phuket, Thailand and the Canary Islands of Spain on behalf of Apollo, a Swedish travel agency. Since 1997, the airline has operated several different types of aircraft, including Boeing 737-300, Boeing 737-800NG, Airbus A330 and Lockheed L-1011 TriStar. Between 2007-2011, the airline has also leased an Airbus A330 from Orbest and Air Europa. As of January 2001, the company is wholly owned by Kuoni Travel Group and have about 330 employees. [2 ]
Destinations [ edit ]
Novair operates flights mainly from
Stockholm-Arlanda Airport, Oslo Airport, Gardermoen and Gothenburg-Landvetter Airport to charter destinations on behalf of Apollo. The destinations vary depending on season. During the summer, Novair operate routes between Scandinavia and the Mediterranean and during the winter routes between Scandinavia and the Canary Islands, Asia and the Caribbean.
Novair offers three types of travel classes on its flights. All flights offer
Economy Class. The Airbus A321 also offers Novair Extra, equivalent to short/medium-haul type Economy Extra/Business Class, while the Airbus A330 offers Novair Excellence, equivalent to long-haul type Business Class.
As of December 2013, the Novair fleet consists of the following aircraft:
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