Large interest in AECO’s Svalbard Tourism Conference

September 9th, 2016

This week more than 100 participants were gathered in Longyearbyen, Svalbard to discuss the future of tourism in Svalbard and how to develop sustainable tourism in a vulnerable Arctic environment. “The potential for conflicts is large, but the conflict-level is low”, said Anders Anundsen, Norwegian Minister of industry and fishery, when he opened the conference. […]

Svalbard Conference opened by Norwegian Minister of Justice today

September 5th, 2016

The Norwegian Minister of Justice Anders Anundsen – the Svalbard responsible Norwegian Minister – opens AECO’s Svalbard Conference Friske Fraspark and states that the Norwegian government has a clear vision and policy for the further growth and development of tourism in Svalbard.   The Norwegian Minister of Justice Anders Anundsen   The Governor of Svalbard […]

AECO welcomes Aztec Lady and Swoop Antarctica as new AECO members

September 2nd, 2016

AECO is pleased to welcome Aztec Lady as a new provisional member. Aztec Lady is a French company making charter with the sailing yacht Aztec Lady in France, Norway (Lyngen Alpes), Svalbard (north west coast) and Greenland. Aztec Lady collaborate with Grand Nord Grand Large (already an AECO member) when selling their trips. The Sailing […]