Category: Denmark

Greenland Express starts flying 0

Greenland Express starts flying

Greenland Express is a new airline hoping to revitalise air travel and tourism in the northern Danish outpost with low fares and a number of destinations. The airline will launch services on 17 June...

Airlines who still fly the MD-80 series 9

Airlines who still fly the MD-80 series

Another aircraft I noticed that is starting to slip from the radar (SAS retired their last example last month after a long association with the type) is the McDonnell Douglas MD-80 series. This stretched...

SAS buys A350s and more A330s 0

SAS buys A350s and more A330s

SAS Scandinavian Airlines has placed an order for Airbus A350XWB and A330 aircraft. The order comprises eight A350-900s, and four A330-300s. Currently, SAS operates a fleet of 19 A320 Family aircraft, four A330s and...

Qatar Airways 787s coming to Scandinavia 0

Qatar Airways 787s coming to Scandinavia

Qatar Airways has announced that it will introduce its Boeing 787s on services from Doha to Copenhagen, Oslo, and Stockholm Arlanda. The flights commence on 1st August to Stockholm, and 1st September to both...

SAS to retire last MD-82 in October 2

SAS to retire last MD-82 in October

SAS Scandinavian Airlines has announced that it will retire its last McDonnell Douglas MD-82 aircraft in October. It will reduce its remaining fleet of nine aircraft between now and 26 October, when the final...

TUI orders 60 Boeing 737 MAX aircraft 0

TUI orders 60 Boeing 737 MAX aircraft

TUI Travel, which operates leisure airlines in the UK, Germany, Belgium, Netherlands, Scandinavia, and France, has announced a commitment to purchase 60 Boeing 737 MAX 8 and 9 aircraft. This order will allow the...

Aviation in Denmark 3

Aviation in Denmark

I’d like to take a look at the country of Denmark and what aviation opportunities exist for aviation enthusiasts. Airports The main airport gateway to Denmark is Copenhagen Kastrup Airport, situated close to the...

SAS retiring the MD-87 in September 0

SAS retiring the MD-87 in September

SAS Scandinavian Airlines System are to retire their last McDonnell Douglas MD-87 aircraft in September. The airline currently only has one example still flying – OY-KHU (MSN 53336). However, historically the airline operated a large...