AeroTime Team

SAS postpones 10 Airbus A32neo, A350XWB aircraft deliveries

SAS Scandinavian Airlines has deferred deliveries of a total of 10 Airbus aircraft: 8 A320neos and two A350XWBs. Despite the postponed new aircraft arrivals, the airline remains hopeful of becoming a single-type operator by 2023. ...


Clement Charpentreau

One minute late SAS plane forces 158 passengers into quarantine

The 158 passengers on flight SK4700 between Nice, France, and Oslo, Norway, will have to isolate for ten days after losing a race against time. One minute before their arrival, Norwegian authorities marked France as a “red zone”....


AeroTime Team

Protesters glues to SAS ATR aircraft, delays flight SK2184

On June 29, 2020, the police were called to Angelholm Helsingborg Airport (AGH) as a group of people entered the runway, attempting to prevent a passenger plane from leaving. One protester glued themselves to a plane, a message by local police indicated. ...


Rytis Beresnevicius

SAS announces recapitalization plan; to raise $1.5 billion

Despite its earlier attempts to bolster liquidity and cut costs, SAS management realized that those measures alone were not enough to save the company. Now, a recapitalization plan aims to bring additional liquidity to the company....


Ina Hladyshava

SAS projects fall of air travel demand until 2022, cuts 5000 jobs

Having estimated the limited activity in the summer season amidst the restrictions, SAS initiated layoffs of its workforce, amounting to 5,000 employees. ...


AeroTime Team

SAS A350XWB embarks on another record flight SK7030

Having operated its longest flight ever, from Peru to Denmark, five days earlier, an Airbus A350XWB belonging to SAS Scandinavian Airlines embarked on another long-range journey to South America. On April 7, 2020, the airliner flew from Sweden to Peru, as it is understood to bring back stranded passengers.  ...


Rytis Beresnevicius

SAS announces new Transatlantic route with A321LR

The Scandinavian airline has announced the first new route with its Airbus A321LR. Starting September 2020, the carrier will connect Denmark's capital and Boston....


Rytis Beresnevicius

SAS sports new livery upon renewing its fleet

SAS has revealed a new livery, which will symbolize the airline's future, according to the CEO. However, the livery is eerily similar to quite a few operators' liveries around Europe: ...


AeroTime Team

Pilot strike costs SAS $68M, adds to pilling up losses

SAS estimates the impact from the previous pilot strike, lasting roughly a week, which includes the cost of over $68 million (650 million SEK), adding up to pilling losses in the second quarter of 2019.  ...


Clement Charpentreau

Airbus and SAS join forces to explore hybrid aircraft solutions

Airbus has signed a research agreement with SAS Scandinavian Airlines to cooperate on hybrid and electric aircraft and infrastructure requirements....