A Primera Air 737-800 (Photo: Ken Fielding/ [CC BY-SA 3.0 ( or CC BY-SA 3.0 (], via Wikimedia Commons)

Primera Air Makes Changes to Transatlantic Offering Two Weeks Before Launch

The Nordic low-cost airline that aims to provide low-cost nonstop transatlantic service with its fleet of A321neo and LR aircraft has just hit a speedbump two weeks before its first scheduled flight from London’s Stansted Airport to Newark’s Liberty International Airport. The aircraft that was supposed to provide the service, the A321neo, has not yet been delivered to Primera Air, leading the airline to wet-lease a Boeing 757 to make the transatlantic hop in its place. The aircraft substitution primarily…