SAS Defers Airbus Deliveries, Cites COVID-19 Impact

SAS signed a firm order for 35 A320neos in April 2018.
Credit: Airbus / C. Brinkmann
Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) has deferred eight Airbus A320neos and two A350-900s deliveries, citing the negative impact of COVID-19. However, the Star Alliance member said Aug. 25 that it remains “committed to achieving a single-type fleet operation by 2023, based on new Airbus aircraft.” “These...
Kurt Hofmann

Kurt Hofmann has been writing on the airline industry for 25 years. He appears frequently on Austrian, Swiss and German television and broadcasting…

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