Air accord with SAS Braathens/Widerøe and Star Alliance

December 28, 2005, 14:00 CET

Hydro has entered into an agreement with SAS Braathens/Widerøe and Star Alliance for air transport in and out of Norway and Scandinavia, and from several European countries, including Germany.

The contract covers large parts of Hydro's air transport needs for the period 2006-2007. The deal has an estimated value of approximately NOK 570 million.

SAS Braathens and Hydro will continue their cooperation to develop technical/administrative solutions.

In addition to this main agreement, Hydro has entered into other accords with suppliers of air transport services in Norway and Europe.