Swedish regional airline NextJet files for bankruptcy

May 21, 2018 9:25 am

The Swedish regional airline NextJet has applied for bankruptcy and cancelled all flights as of Wednesday 16 May at 1pm. In a statement NextJet said: “We regret the situation. Pending the appointment of a receiver and may make decisions on the future of the company; customers who have booked a...

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Severe traffic disturbances in Sweden due to industrial 

June 13, 2016 12:09 pm

From SAS website (Updated 13:40 CET June 13) First of all, our sincere apologies to you if you are one many passengers that are affected by cancelled flights and delays due to the pilot strike. The strike causes severe traffic disturbances with cancellations and delays to, from and within Sweden. We...

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SAS pilots go out on strike after wage talks break down

June 12, 2016 10:29 am

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) – Pilots at Swedish airline SAS went on strike on Friday after wage talks broke down, affecting thousands of passengers as scores of domestic and European flights were canceled. “SAS pilots in the Swedish Airline Pilot’s Association working on short-haul flights with their home base at Arlanda are...

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Tech glitch grounds flights in Stockholm for hours

May 20, 2016 3:11 pm

STOCKHOLM: A technical glitch disrupted air traffic throughout Sweden and grounded flights to and from Stockholm for several hours on Thursday before being fixed, authorities said. “The technical problems with LFV (Sweden’s Civil Aviation Authority) radar facility is solved. The air traffic is back to normal. However there can be...

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Migrant crisis: Sweden border checks come into force

January 4, 2016 4:58 am

Sweden has introduced identity checks for travellers from Denmark in an attempt to reduce the number of migrants arriving in the country. All travellers wanting to cross the Oresund bridge by train or bus, or use ferry services, will be refused entry without the necessary documents. Rail commuters heading to...

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