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    Struggling Norwegian paid managers $3.5 million in bonuses

    The post Struggling Norwegian paid managers $3.5 million in bonuses appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Norwegian Air has come under fire from politicians who accuse the Oslo-based airline of exercising “poor judgement” by awarding $3.5 million in management bonuses just as the carrier emerged from bankruptcy protection and restructuring. Norwegian has laid off thousands of workers in the last year and asked shareholders to bear a significant financial burden. Lawyers for Norwegian, on the other hand, claim the bonuses were necessary to keep key managers on board who the board feared would leave just as their skills were needed the most. Former CEO Jacob Schram is…