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Whew, it’s over! Norwegian Air strike ends a week before masses begin arriving for eclipse


Everybody can now just start worrying about whether the sky will be clear.

Norwegian Air resumes Svalbard flights despite strike


Norwegian Air resumed flights between Oslo and Longyearbyen despite a week-long pilots’ strike that is grounding virtually all of the airline’s flights in Scandinavia.

Norwegian Air halts flights in Norway, Sweden and Denmark due to strike; may affect Svalbard starting Friday


A pilots’ strike at Norwegian Air that resulted in the cancellation of nearly all Scandivian flights Wednesday, affecting about 35,000 people, could have major consequences for Svalbard beginning Friday.

Strikers planning to put work in a brief deep freeze

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It may be -20C and gusty, but a group of folks standing around outside will be burning hot.