Sas Scandinavian Airlines News
SAS completes migration to Amadeus Altéa
Following a strategic partnership established in 2013 that saw SAS’ highly experienced revenue management experts join Amadeus, the airline has now completed its migration to Amadeus Altéa Revenue Management Suite. The migration lays the foundation for the most accurate and intelligent pricing of airline packages and offers.
SAS to begin Gothenburg-Stansted flights in October
London Stansted Airport has received a major boost with the announcement that Scandinavian flag carrier, SAS, will begin new flights to Gothenburg later this year. Scheduled to commence on October 26th, 2015, Scandinavia’s largest airline is returning to London’s third busiest airport after a 14 year absence.
SAS increases capacity to London
SAS is launching several all-new routes for its winter schedule. Larger aircraft will also be deployed on its existing routes from Copenhagen, Stockholm and Oslo to London Heathrow. The Gothenburg-London route will also switch from Heathrow to Stansted Airport.
SAS welcomes Google Street View to new long-haul cabin
Travellers 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 on board a long-haul aircraft, letting users experience what it is like to travel in SAS’s upgraded cabin. The new cabin interior that was launched in February.
SAS to launch new service to Hong Kong from Stockholm
SAS is opening ticket sales for its new direct flights between Stockholm and Hong Kong. The carrier will fly five times a week with good connections to and from Oslo and Copenhagen. SAS is the only airline that flies directly from Scandinavia to Hong Kong.
Amadeus goes the extra mile with Cabforce deal
Amadeus has closed the gap of the “first and last mile” of the air journey, by announcing the launch of the Amadeus Taxi & Transfer solution in partnership with Cabforce, with Scandinavian Airlines as launch partner. Airlines can now integrate a hassle free “one-stop-shop” in their website, offering a wider range of additional products and services to their customers to increase bookings and revenues.
Scandinavian Airlines arrives at Terminal 2, London Heathrow
Scandinavian Airlines has today become the latest airline to operate from Heathrow Terminal 2, with 21 flights to Scandinavia departing on its first day. To mark SAS being one of the original airlines at T2 in 1955 and to celebrate the airline’s first day at the new terminal, passengers on the first SAS flight to depart the new terminal at 06:40 flew onboard a retro-painted Airbus A-319 aircraft to Copenhagen.
SAS adds new route to Houston from Stavanger
Scandinavian Airlines is now connecting Houston, Texas, with Stavanger in Norway through six days a week non-stop air service. The initiative is expected to significantly strengthen the economic and cultural ties that already exist within the oil and gas industry in the regions.
SAS launches new flights to Copenhagen from Leeds Bradford
Scandinavian Airlines is expanding its regional network and launching a new direct route from Leeds Bradford International Airport to Copenhagen with operations scheduled to start March 31st next year. The service will operate two days a week – Monday and Friday – with a flight time to Copenhagen of just one hour 50 minutes.
Scandinavian Airlines launches Humberside route
Scandinavian Airlines is starting its new direct route between Humberside and Copenhagen. The flights to Copenhagen will operate once a day, five days a week – Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday.
Singapore Airlines expands codeshare agreement with SAS
Singapore Airlines and Scandinavian Airlines are expanding their codeshare agreement to cover more destinations in Europe, Southeast Asia, Australia and New Zealand.
Rolls-Royce wins $1bn order from Scandinavian Airlines System
Rolls-Royce has won an order worth $1 billion, at list prices, from Scandinavian Airlines System (SAS) for Trent XWB and Trent 700 engines and long term TotalCare® services.