Press releases

April 2015

SAS traffic figures – March 2015

• SAS carried a total of 2.5 million passengers in March, up 6.1%. • The total traffic (RPK) increased by 1.8%. • The total capacity (ASK) was reduced by 2.2%. • The total load factor...Read more

Explore SAS’s new cabin using Google Street View

You can now take a close look around SAS’s new long-haul cabin using Google Street View. SAS is the first airline in Europe to offer a virtual tour onboard a long-haul aircraft, letting users experience...Read more

March 2015

SAS launches its summer timetable

SAS is launching its summer timetable for 2015 with a number of new destinations from Scandinavia. Eleven new routes are being launched and many popular summer destinations are also returning. Read more

SAS traffic figures – February 2015

According to plan, SAS continued to reduce the overall capacity during the winter program 2014/2015 and, as a result, total capacity was reduced by 3.5% in February 2015.Read more

Interim Report November 2014 – January 2015

Market position strengthened in a seasonally weak quarter. Income before tax and nonrecurring items: MSEK -829 (-1,169). Revenue: MSEK 8,371 (7,871)Read more

London Heathrow and Star Alliance take joint accolade

London Heathrow and Star Alliance have won the World’s Airport of the Year at Air Transport World’s (ATW) 41st Annual Airline Industry Achievement Awards, honoured jointly for their collaborative work on ...Read more

February 2015

SAS transfers an additional landing and take-off right (”slot-pair”) at London Heathrow

SAS has entered into a slot transaction with Turkish Airlines that will take over one afternoon slot-pair at London Heathrow from SAS at the beginning of the winter traffic program on 25 October 2015....Read more

Lars Sandahl Sørensen joins SAS Group Management

Lars Sandahl Sørensen is returning to SAS as new Group Director and COO, (Chief Operating Officer), SAS. Lars Sandahl will join on 1 May 2015.Read more

Resolutions approved by the 2015 Annual General Shareholders’ Meeting of SAS AB (publ)

The Annual General Shareholders’ Meeting on Thursday, 19 February 2015, approved the motion put forward by the Nomination Committee regarding the re-election of Fritz H. Schur, Monica Caneman, Carsten...Read more

The all-new SAS long haul cabin has lift off

The first SAS aircraft with the new long haul cabin took off today. Flight SK909 from Copenhagen bound for Newark has a new design, new seats, new infotainment system and onboard WiFi.Read more

SAS onboard reading goes digital

SAS is increasing the number of digital newspapers available to download in the SAS app. A variety of national and international newspapers are available to download from the SAS Newsstand up to 22 hours...Read more

SAS traffic figures – January 2015

• SAS carried a total of 1.7 million passengers in January, unchanged versus last year. • The total traffic (RPK) decreased by 1.4%. • The total capacity (ASK) was reduced by 3.5%. •...Read more

SAS transfers a landing and take-off right (”slot-pair”) at London Heathrow and generates a positive earnings impact of MUSD 60

SAS has entered into a slot transaction with a major international air carrier that will take over one slot-pair at London Heathrow from SAS at the beginning of the summer traffic program. Read more

SAS completes acquisition of Cimber

SAS is completing the acquisition of Cimber after meeting all of the terms of the transaction, including approval from the Danish Competition and Consumer Authority. Read more

January 2015

SAS opens ticket sales – Ready for take off to Hong Kong

Today, 29 January, SAS opens ticket sales for its new direct flights between Stockholm and Hong Kong. SAS will fly five times a week with good connections to and from Oslo and Copenhagen. Read more

SAS delivers world class punctuality – again

SAS was the second most on time of all global airlines in 2014 - 0,04% behind the winner. And compared with other major European airlines, SAS was the third most punctual, with 88.62% of the company’s...Read more

Improved service concept on long haul flights in SAS Business

On 28 January, SAS is launching an improved service concept in SAS Business on all its long haul flights. Customers will enjoy a restaurant experience in the air with an even greater number of choices,...Read more

SAS launches Café Lounges

SAS will open its new Café Lounge concept at Trondheim and Tromsø Airport, Norway, during April and May. SAS Café Lounges will complement existing SAS lounges and are designed for...Read more

SAS’s first new long haul cabin set to enter service

SAS is updating its long haul fleet with a new design, new seats, new entertainment system and WiFi onboard. The first updated aircraft will enter service in mid February 2015 offering SAS customers a...Read more

SAS’ Annual Report 2013/2014

The Board of Directors of SAS AB has held a meeting where the annual report for November 2013 – October 2014 for SAS and the parent company SAS AB was presented and approved. The annual report is now a...Read more

SAS AB (publ) announces notice to the Annual General Meeting on 19 February 2015

Shareholders in SAS AB (publ) are hereby invited to attend the Annual General Meeting on Thursday 19 February 2015. The Annual General Meeting will be held at 3 p.m. at SAS head office, Frösundaviks...Read more

Change in SAS Group Management

Senior Vice President and General Counsel Mats Lönnkvist will retire and leave SAS Group Management on March 1st 2015.Read more

SAS traffic figures – December 2014

• SAS carried a total of 1.9 million passengers in December, up 7.1%. • The total traffic (RPK) increased by 0.2%. • The total capacity (ASK) was down by 1.5%. • The total load factor...Read more

Changes in the Nomination Committee for SAS AB

At the Annual Shareholders' Meeting in SAS AB on 18 February 2014, members for the SAS AB Nomination Committee were appointed. Information about the Nomination Committee's composition was published through...Read more