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SAS

IATA Code
ICAO Code
IATA Prefix
Callsign
SK
SAS
117
 

Scandinavian Airlines Airbus A319-100
Scandinavian Airlines (SAS)
Frösundaviks Allé 1
SE-195 87 Stockholm
SWEDEN

Tel.: +46 8 797 0000
Fax: +46 8 797 1515
Email:
Website: www.flysas.com

Type: Scheduled, international, domestic, pax, cargo
Owner: Private investors (50%); Swedish govt (21.4%); Danish govt (14.3%); Norwegian govt (14.3%)
Shareholdings: Wideroe (100%); Blue1 (100%); SAS Cargo (100%); Scandinavian Airlines Sverige (100%); Air Greenland (37.5%); Spanair (10.9%); Estonian Air (10%); SAS Norge (100%); Scandinavian Airlines Danmark (100%)
Employees: 12,651
Base: Copenhagen (CPH)
Hubs: Oslo (OSL); Stockholm (ARN)
ops start: September 1946
Alliances: Star Alliance; Aeroflot, airBaltic, Atlantic Airways (Faroe Is), Cimber Sterling, City Airline, Estonian Air, Icelandair, Luxair, OLT Express, Rossiya, S7 Airlines, Shanghai Airlines, Skyways, Wideroe
Executives:
  • 7 x Airbus A340-300 (+1 planned)
  • (8) Airbus A350 (planned)
  • 4 x Airbus A330-300 (+4 planned)
  • 1 x Boeing 767-300
  • 4 x Airbus A319-100
  • 10 x Airbus A320-200 (+3 planned)
  • (30) x Airbus A320 Neo (planned)
  • 8 x Airbus A321-200
  • 2 x Boeing 737-400
  • 5 x Boeing 737-500
  • 28 x Boeing 737-600
  • 26 x Boeing 737-700 (+5 planned)
  • 30 x Boeing 737-800 (+2 planned)
  • 12 x Bombardier CRJ900 (+2 planned)
  • 8 x McDonnell Douglas MD-80 (+8 parked)
  • 4 x Bombardier CRJ100/200
President & CEO:
CFO:
COO:
EVOP Sales & Marketing:
Rickard Gustafson
Goran Janson
Flemming Jensen
Roald Elvind

Name Alias
IATA
Code
ICAO
Code
Country Base Dates
SAS Scandinavian Airlines System
SK
SAS
Sweden Copenhagen/Stockholm-Arlanda/Oslo/Tromsö 1946-
Formed by integration of Sweden's ABA, Norway's DNL and Denmark's DDL, in ratio 3/7, 2/7, 2/7. Formed SAS Commuter in 1989, based Copenhagen. Aborted Alcazar merger project (30%) with KLM, Swissair, AUA in 1993. Entered Star Alliance partnership in 1997. Formed single Stockholm-based holding company in 2001, replacing multinational shares (50% owned by Denmark, Norway and Sweden governments). Formed WOW alliance with Singapore AL Cargo and Lufthansa Cargo in 2002. Split into 4 separate divisions (Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Intercontinental) in 2004. Take-over negociations with Lufthansa ongoing during 2008, later abandonned. Announced in 3/10 integration of all ops under a single AOC. 14.29% stake by Norway government planned for resale (announced 4/11). Entered financial problems and was temporarily expected to close down ops on 19/11/12.
DNL Det Norske Luftfartselskap/Norwegian Airlines Norway Oslo 1927-1946
ops integrated into SAS in 1946. Renamed SAS Norge in 1997.    
ABA Aktiebolaget Aerotransport/AB Aerotransport/Swedish Air Lines Sweden Stockholm-Bromma 1924-1948
Formed by the Swedish government with technical assistance from SILA/Svensk Interkontinental Lufttrafik. Merged with SILA and integrated into SAS on 1/8/1948. Renamed SAS Sverige in 1997.
DDL Det Danske Luftfartselskap/Danish Airlines Denmark Copenhagen 1918-1946
ops integrated into SAS in 1946. Renamed SAS Danmark in 1997.    

Date
Aircraft
Registration
Location
Country
Fatal
Damage
27-Oct-07 DHC-8-402 Q400 LN-RDI København-Kastrup Airport (CPH) Denmark
0
substantial
12-Sep-07 DHC-8-402 Q400 LN-RDS Vilnius Airport (VNO) Lithuania
0
w/o
09-Sep-07 DHC-8-402 Q400 LN-RDK Aalborg Airport (AAL) Denmark
0
w/o
08-Oct-01 M87 SE-DMA Milano-Linate Airport (LIN)  Italy
110+ 4
w/o
24-Nov-93 M87 SE-DIB Kobenhavn-Kastrup Airport (CPH) Denmark
0
substantial
27-Dec-91 M81 OY-KHO near Gottröra Sweden
0
w/o
23-Feb-87 DC-9-41 SE-DAT Trondheim-Værnes Airport (TRD) Norway
0
w/o
28-Feb-84 DC-10-30 LN-RKB New York-John F. Kennedy International , NY (JFK) USA
0
substantial
25-Jan-74 SE-210 Caravelle III OY-KRA Stockholm-Arlanda (ARN) Sweden
0
w/o
30-Jan-73 DC-9-21 LN-RLM Oslo-Fornebu Airport (FBU) Norway
0
w/o
19-Apr-70 DC-8-62 SE-DBE Roma-Fiumicino Airport (FCO) Italy
0
w/o
13-Jan-69 DC-8-62 LN-MOO 11 km  W off Los Angeles, CA USA
15
w/o
08-Feb-65 Douglas DC-7C SE-CCC Tenerife-Norte Los Rodeos Airport (TFN) Spain
0
w/o
19-Jan-60 SE-210 Caravelle I OY-KRB ca 10 km SW of Ankara-Esenboga Airport (ESB) Turkey
42
w/o
28-Nov-57 Douglas DC-6B SE-BDP Norrkoping Airport (NRK) Sweden
0
w/o
16-Nov-52 Shorts S.25 Sandringham 6 LN-LAI Bangui Central African Rep.
?
w/o
01-Apr-51 Douglas C-47A-90-DL SE-BBM Stockholm-Bromma Airport (BMA) Sweden
0
w/o
22-Jan-49 Douglas C-47A-20-DK SE-BBN Luleå-Kallax Airport (LLA) Sweden
w/o
04-Jul-48 Douglas DC-6 SE-BDA Northwood United Kingdom
32
w/o