Summer Program: SAS opens 15 new routes

SAS is continuing to expand and strengthen its holiday destination offer to Scandinavian frequent flyers. When the 2017 summer program starts, SAS will open six new all year routes from Scandinavia. SAS is also increasing flights to Spain, Portugal and Croatia, adding over 330,000 seats in its summer program. Altogether, SAS will open 15 new … [Read more…]

SAS celebrates 70 years in the sky

Tomorrow, August 1st, SAS celebrates 70 years as pioneers in the sky. The first flight, Stockholm to New York, took place on September 17th the same year. August 1, 1946 was the starting point for Scandinavia’s preferred airline through the merger of the Norwegian, Danish, and Swedish international airline operations. On September 17 of the … [Read more…]

SAS ready for take-off to Los Angeles

Today, SAS’ very first flight from Stockholm to Los Angeles takes off. It is SAS’ 5th direct route to the US and a part of the airline’s major long distance investment. The route Copenhagen – Boston will start up in the end of March and in September SAS will start operating to Miami from both … [Read more…]

SAS traffic figures – December 2015

• Scheduled traffic (RPK) increased 7.9% and the capacity (ASK) was up by 12.7%. • The load factor decreased by 68.2 p.u. to 3.1%. • SAS carried 1.9 million scheduled passengers in December, up 2.1%. • The preliminary currency adjusted yield and PASK were down 9% and 13% in December 2015. The nominal yield and … [Read more…]

SAS traffic figures – April 2015

• SAS carried a total of 2.2 million passengers in April, down 9.6%. • The total traffic (RPK) decreased by 11.7%. • The total capacity (ASK) was reduced by 0.1%. • The total load factor decreased by 9.2 p.u. to 70.1%. • The currency adjusted yield and PASK were up 8.1% and 13% respectively in … [Read more…]