Scandinavian LCC Norwegian Air Shuttle is offering staff part-time working and unpaid leave in a bid to get around a temporary crew surplus at London’s Gatwick Airport. The surplus is caused by wet-leasing aircraft following ongoing issues with the Rolls-Royce Trent engines that power its Boeing 787s. Norwegian has wet-leased four aircraft to cover capacity shortfall for the summer season because between two and four of 13 Gatwick-based 787s are out of action at any one time for ...

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