SCANDINAVIAN AIRLINES NEWS

 

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 ...

SAS Scandinavian Airlines takes delivery of first A320neo

Air Transport World  2016-10-26 14:04:00

SAS Scandinavian Airlines has taken delivery of its first of 30 A320neo aircraft, becoming the first airline in Scandinavia to operate the type. read more

Sweden, Norway sell 7% of SAS Scandinavian Airlines

Air Transport World  2016-10-18 13:51:00

Sweden and Norway have each reduced their shareholding in SAS Scandinavian Airlines, after jointly selling 7% of the airline. read more

SAS Scandinavian Airlines posts stable income for 3Q

Air Transport World  2016-09-12 20:16:00

SAS Scandinavian Airlines recorded net income of SEK805 million ($94 million) for the third quarter of its financial year ended July 31, marginally up on the SEK800 million earned for the year-ago period. ...

Ek to lead European operations for Scandinavian Airlines

Breaking Travel News  2016-09-09 09:22:18

Scandinavian Airlines has appointed Niko Ek to the role of regional general manager, Europe. EK is responsible for leading the UK team, based in London, and staff in Europe. Moving to his new role from ...

SAS Scandinavian Airlines invests in cabin, Wi-Fi upgrades

Air Transport World  2016-09-08 20:17:00

SAS Scandinavian Airlines will invest SEK500 million ($52.5 million) over the next three years to upgrade its short- and medium-haul Airbus A320 fleet with full cabin upgrades and onboard Wi-Fi services ...

SAS Scandinavian Airlines sells remaining Widerĝe stake

Air Transport World  2016-06-30 15:28:00

SAS Scandinavian Airlines has completed its divestment of shares in Norwegian regional airline Widerĝe.read more

SAS pilots agree on labor deal, end strike

Air Transport World  2016-06-14 19:21:00

Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) has agreed on a new collective bargaining agreement with Swedish pilot union SPF, drawing an end to a strike that started June 10.read more

Scandinavian Airlines pilots' strike enters its fourth day

Air Transport World  2016-06-13 09:19:00

Strike action by some 400 Swedish pilots at Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) showed no sign of ending June 13, as the carrier announced that 230 flights affecting 27,000 passengers would be affected.read more

SAS Swedish short-haul pilots go on strike

Air Transport World  2016-06-10 17:14:00

SAS Scandinavian Airlines? Sweden-based short-haul pilots walked out after salary negotiations ended without agreement.read more

SAS Scandinavian Airlines reports mixed half-year results

Air Transport World  2016-06-10 16:20:00

SAS Scandinavian Airlines posted a loss after tax of SEK75 million ($9.3 million) for the first half of its financial year, substantially reduced from a loss of SEK361 million for the same period last ...

SAS, Norwegian pilots agree to labor deal

Air Transport World  2016-06-09 16:40:00

Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) has reached a last-minute labor deal with Norwegian short-haul pilots, averting one set of potential strike action.read more

SAS pilot talks enter extra time as strikes loom

Air Transport World  2016-06-09 12:07:00

Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) is facing the threat of two walkouts, as it seeks to hammer out labor deals with its Norwegian and Swedish pilots.read more