Norwegian to offer free water on long flights

Carrier will also accept cash payments for other items

Reacting to negative press regarding its earlier refusal to give passengers water, food, or blankets on long-haul flights if passengers have only cash or the wrong credit cards to pay for them, Norwegian now says it will serve free drinking water on long-haul flights. It will also accept cash payments for food and other items.
“Of course, we’re very concerned about the well-being of our passengers,” airline spokesman Lasse Sandaker-Nielsen told the AFP news agency.
The changes will not affect short and medium-haul routes, on which Norwegian will continue to require credit cards.
The Local
[photo courtesy Norwegian]

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