Starting flights from London to Rio de Janeiro at the end of March.
Norwegian launches a new direct route between London Gatwick and Rio de Janeiro on Tuesday. The route will be Norway first to Brazil.
The very first route will be March 31, next year.
Norwegian wants four flights a week to the big city. The company maintains that the travels are well-stocked with Norway's Oslo flights.
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"Rio de Janeiro has long been a search-even route that we strongly believe in. It is with pleasure that we launch our first route to Brazil.We look forward to South America even more accessible to European travelers and, no less, offer Brazilian cheap airline tickets to Europe, "says Nororghians CEO Gregor Kjos in a message.
Brazilian authorities also welcome the route.
"Brazilian start-up in Brazil will be of great importance to tourism in Brazil." More affordable tickets are crucial to increasing the number of visitors, creating new jobs and strengthening the Brazilian economy, "said Brazilian tourist minister Vikicius Lumertz in a statement.
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