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BRIEF-Norwegian Air's Kjos says no intention to raise more equity

July 11 (Reuters) - Norwegian Air Shuttle ASA:

* NORWEGIAN AIR INTERIM CEO GEIR KARLSEN SAYS ON BOND MATURING IN DEC. 2019, SAYS THE KEY IS THAT NORWEGIAN AIR IS IMPROVING OPERATIONAL PERFORMANCE

* NORWEGIAN AIR INTERIM CEO, ON JOINT VENTURE, SAYS "THAT IS PROGESSING, WE ARE STILL HAVING A DIALOGUE WITH THE SAME PARTNER. WE DO EXPECT TO HAVE CLARITY ON THIS WITHIN WEEKS"

* NORWEGIAN AIR'S KARLSEN SAYS, ON JOINT VENTURE, WE HAVE RESTRUCTURED THE WHOLE ORDER, IT IS DOWN TO WHETHER WE CAN MATERIALISE ON THE STRUCTURE

* NORWEGIAN AIR'S KARLSEN SAYS OPTIMISTIC ON JOINT VENTURE TALKS, BUT THERE ARE NO GUARANTEES

* NORWEGIAN AIR'S KJOS SAYS WE HAVE NO INTENTION TO RAISE MORE EQUITY

* NORWEGIAN AIR'S KARLSEN WE MAY REFINANCE PART OF THE BOND Further company coverage: (Reporting by Gwladys Fouche)