Low-cost, long-haul carrier Norwegian Air Shuttle is operating a single Airbus A380 from Portuguese wet-lease specialist Hi Fly through Aug. 23 on its London Gatwick-New York JFK services to fill in for temporarily out-of-service Boeing 787s as they undergo Rolls-Royce Trent 1000 engine inspections. A Norwegian spokesperson declined to give specific numbers of 787s undergoing inspections, but confirmed the A380 will be used on the New York route to “avoid cancellations of our flights ...

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