For the third consecutive year, SAS is Europe's most punctual airline, according to the American company FlightStats.
FlightStats, sources and statistics on punctuality
The figures in the statistics are taken from FlightStats Analytics, and is based on a 15-minute arrival punctuality. FlightStats documents the results of 150,000 flights every day. They provide statistics and analysis, and real time status of flights, to millions of travellers worldwide. For more information about Flight Stats, see www.flightstats.com. For more information about FlightStats' poll "On-Time Performance Service Awards", visit http://opsawards.flightstats.com.
SAS punctuality in recent years:
2011: Europe's most punctual throughout the year. The world's most punctual in July and August.
2010: Europe's most punctual throughout the year. The world's most punctual in August.
2009: Europe's most punctual throughout the year. Third place in the world.
Source: FlightStats.com 2011