Spring 2020 – 72nd Meeting in Bodø, Norway

About the event

Our Hosts:         

Widerøe is the largest regional airline in Scandinavia, with a staff of 3,000 and a turnover of NOK 3.5 billion. The company carries around 2.8 million passengers annually and flies to 50 domestic and 8 international destinations.

In 2018 Widerøe was the launch customer for the brand-new Embraer 190-E2 aircraft. Widerøe is the first airline in the world to put the Embraer E190-E2 into commercial operations. Widerøes Flyveselskap AS was founded on February 19th, 1934 by five enthusiastic friends. Today the head office is located in Bodø, Norway.

Widerøe Aviation Academy, WAA

Widerøe Aviation Academy is Widerøes Flyveselskap’s section performing most parts of the training and we hold an EASA Part 147 Technical Training Approval, for Type Training.

The section consists of a total of 21 employees. The primary task of WAA is to provide classroom courses, e-learning and practical training in the Technical, Ground Handling and other Common courses.

In addition, the section is responsible for the company’s apprentices in aerospace, tourism, ICT and logistics. WAA is responsible for the recruitment of apprentices.

We have 8 classrooms in Bodø, one of them is virtual, one e-learning room, cabin simulator and flight training device, Dash 8 -300.

WAA offers up-to-date, cost-effective training, tailored to customer needs, with high educational quality.

WAA will, through its focus on continuous improvement of our products, be the preferred supplier of training, and thus contribute to growth in the Widerøe Group.

Event Location:

The 72nd GA will take place at the SCANDIC HAVET Hotel

Scandic Havet on Bodø Harbourfront


To book a room please use this link: Room Reservation

If you prefer to use the hotel website directly, you can use the code: BWID200420 to get the correct rate.



Monday 20 April: Workinggroupmeetings (For WG-members only) start at 14.00 hours.

Tuesday 21 April: As off 08.30 hours a check-in desk will be opened at the meeting venue where you can register and receive an information package.

Opening of meeting at 09.00, closure at about 17.00 hours, including buffet lunch.

18.15 hours  Departure for social event. Dresscode casual.

Wednesday 22 April: Opening of meeting at 08.30 hours, closure at 12.00 hours, Lunch at hotel afterwards.

Supervisorboardmeeting (For SB-members only) start at 14.00 hours.

Please check here for the agenda. – No agenda yet.



Date: 21 Apr 2020
End date: 22 Apr 2020
Organizer: Wideroe
Location: Bodo

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