SCANDINAVIAN AIRLINES NEWS

 

SAS, Norwegian pilots agree on labor deal

Air Transport World  2017-09-15 17:44:00

Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) has reached an agreement with the two unions representing its Norwegian flight deck personnel, staving off the threat of imminent industrial action.read more

SAS faces Norwegian pilot strike

Air Transport World  2017-09-11 15:02:00

Pilots working for Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) in Norway have rejected a pay offer and called for strike action, just days after the airline sealed an agreement with its Danish flight-deck crews.read more

SAS confirms Heathrow base details

Air Transport World  2017-07-06 16:12:00

Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) has confirmed that London Heathrow Airport will be the first base outside Scandinavia to be used by its new, Ireland-based operating unit.read more

CEO: SAS on track to open bases in London, southern Spain

Air Transport World  2017-06-09 18:26:00

SAS Scandinavian Airlines is on track to launch two bases in London and southern Spain, with a total of nine aircraft, which are expected to operate at a 30% lower cost compared to SAS mainline operations. ...

SAS raises $75 million from Heathrow slot sale

Air Transport World  2017-03-27 18:18:00

Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) has sold two pairs of London Heathrow slots to an undisclosed buyer, raising $75 million from the transaction.read more

SAS Scandinavian Airlines finds new capacity provider

Air Transport World  2017-03-23 20:27:00

Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) has concluded an agreement with Estonia?s Regional Jet O, to partly replace short-haul capacity being lost by the downsizing of current provider Jet Time Regional Jet O will ...

SAS Scandinavian Airlines doubles net loss in 1Q

Air Transport World  2017-03-08 16:54:00

SAS Scandinavian Airlines has reported a SEK556 million ($61.7 million) net loss for the November to January quarter, more than doubling the SEK246 million loss it posted in the year-ago period.read more

SAS Scandinavian Airlines traffic climbs in January as yields fall

Air Transport World  2017-02-08 14:52:00

Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) has reported that yields are at ?historically low levels? in its marketplace, as a result of higher fuel prices, an unfavorable exchange rate for the Swedish krona against the ...

SAS Scandinavian Airlines looks southwest in search for new bases

Air Transport World  2017-02-01 19:23:00

SAS Scandinavian Airlines? focus on frequent travelers appears to be paying off, but more needs to be done to cut costs in an increasingly competitive environment, according to president and CEO Rickard ...

CityJet acquires Cimber; orders up to 10 CRJ900s

Air Transport World  2017-01-24 10:55:00

Irish regional airline CityJet is to acquire Scandinavian Airlines? (SAS) Danish regional subsidiary Cimber and has signed a conditional purchase agreement for six Bombardier CRJ900s, plus four options.read ...

SAS defers delivery of its first A350

Air Transport World  2016-12-19 16:40:00

Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) has deferred delivery of its first Airbus A350 from 2018 to 2019, pushing back some of its prepayment commitments.read more

SAS, Singapore Airlines extend codeshare agreement

Air Transport World  2016-12-16 16:32:00

Star Alliance members SAS Scandinavian Airlines and Singapore Airlines (SIA) are expanding their codeshare cooperation as part of a joint venture (JV) agreement that was signed in 2012.read more

SAS to open European bases under cost reduction plan

Air Transport World  2016-12-14 17:10:00

SAS Scandinavian Airlines plans to open aircraft bases in Europe within the next 12 to 15 months, as it seeks to cut costs to appeal to leisure travelers.read more

SAS posts $142 million full-year profit

Air Transport World  2016-12-13 19:19:00

SAS Scandinavian Airlines reported a full-year net income of SEK1.3 billion ($142 million), up 38.2% from a SEK 956 million profit in the year-ago period. read more

SAS Scandinavian Airlines open to sell Cimber

Air Transport World  2016-12-13 15:20:00

SAS Scandinavian Airlines has said it would be willing to sell Danish regional Cimber as part of a shift to externally wet lease regional flights.read more

SAS Scandinavian Airlines executes leaseback on more aircraft

Air Transport World  2016-12-01 18:47:00

SAS Scandinavian Airlines has secured financing of five Airbus A320neos through a sale and leaseback agreement with Jackson Square Aviation. read more

Danish charter carrier Jet Time downsizes business, staff

Air Transport World  2016-12-01 17:07:00

Denmark-based charter airline Jet Time has discontinued its cargo and ACMI business units for SAS Scandinavian Airlines in an effort to save the carrier. read more

SAS studies possible leisure-oriented offshoot

Air Transport World  2016-11-22 18:46:00

Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) is exploring the possibility of creating a new subsidiary that would tap into the growing European leisure sector.read more

UK investment firm acquires 51% of Swiss airline PrivatAir

Air Transport World  2016-10-28 13:36:00

UK-based SilverArrow Capital Group has acquired a 51% majority share in Swiss airline PrivatAir, which operates premium flights for Lufthansa and SAS Scandinavian Airlines.read more

SAS takes delivery of first A320neo

Breaking Travel News  2016-10-27 08:12:57

Scandinavian Airlines has taken delivery of its first A320neo aircraft, becoming the first airline in Scandinavia to operate the world?s most fuel efficient single aisle aircraft. The plane is the first ...