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  • SAS governments prepare financial support for carrier


    Sweden's government is preparing to submit a parliamentary bill proposing SKr749 million ($111 million) in financial support for SAS Group after the struggling...


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  • SAS governments prepare financial support for carrier


    Sweden's government is preparing to submit a parliamentary bill proposing SKr749 million ($111 million) in financial...


  • Spanair looks to lease aircraft to replace 717s


    <p>Star Alliance carrier Spanair plans to retire its Boeing MD-80 fleet by the first quarter of 2012 and is looking to...


  • SAS Group to remove MD-90s through lease to US carrier


    <p>SAS Group is to withdraw its Boeing MD-90 aircraft from its fleet after reaching a lease agreement with a US carrier...


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  • SAS lines up 737-600s to replace Blue1 717s

    News | 18 Dec 2014 14:38 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​SAS Group expects the Boeing 717 fleet of Finnish division Blue1 to be succeeded by Boeing 737-600s.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/SAS-lines-up-737-600s-to-replace-Blue1-717s-407266/
  • New SAS measures include shedding all Blue1 717s

    News | 18 Dec 2014 10:40 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​SAS Group’s Finnish subsidiary Blue1 is to shed all of its remaining Boeing 717s under a new set of efficiency measures predicted to generate SKr2.1 billion ($275 million) in earnings.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/New-SAS-measures-include-shedding-all-Blue1-717s-407253/
  • Cimber to shut down after SAS ends contract

    News | 29 Sep 2014 14:11 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Danish regional carrier Cimber is preparing to cease operations in April next year after its main customer, SAS Group, opted against renewing its contract.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Cimber-to-shut-down-after-SAS-ends-contract-404244/
  • SAS halving Blue1 staff under new cost measures

    News | 10 Sep 2014 08:59 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​SAS Group’s restructuring measures at Finnish division Blue1 will include shedding 50% of the company’s personnel.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/SAS-halving-Blue1-staff-under-new-cost-measures-403534/
  • Blue1 to slash 717 fleet under new SAS plan

    News | 20 Jun 2014 10:52 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​SAS Group’s Finnish division Blue1 is to shed nearly half of its fleet under a capacity reorganisation programme being implemented later this year.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Blue1-to-slash-717-fleet-under-new-SAS-plan-400632/
  • INTERVIEW: SAS chief executive Rickard Gustafson

    News | 24 Mar 2014 10:56 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Copenhagen’s mid-November chill could hardly have been more suitable as an atmosphere in which to play out the endgame of a Scandinavian political-corporate drama. But this tightly-wound finale hadn’t been lifted from the closing pages of a Nordic thriller, nor were its actors performing for a television audience. They were fighting a real-life, minute-by-minute battle to bring SAS Group back from the brink of collapse.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/INTERVIEW-SAS-chief-executive-Rickard-Gustafson-396819/