EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Norway
Region: Norge
Location of affected unit(s): Norway


Sector: Transportation / storage
Transportation and storage
51.10 - Passenger air transport

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 02-02-2023
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 01-04-2023
Planned Job Creation: 200

Additional Information

The Scandinavian air passenger company Scandinavian Airlines (commonly known as SAS) will hire 200 cabin crew that lost their jobs after the bankruptcy of Flyr on January 31st (Flyr 2023 - NO). The process of acquiring more employees has been ongoing for a while in SAS, in connection with the company working to increase capacity after the pandemic. The company will primarily hire cabin crew, but pilots will also be considered. 

SAS is a Scandinavian flagship company established in 1946. SAS has been in economic difficulties after the pandemic, but has launched a rescue plans and is now preparing for the summer season.