8 Airbus A350-900 XWB
The Airbus A350-900 XWB has approximately 20 percent higher passenger capacity than the existing A340/A330 fleet. The A350 is a completely new aircraft type incorporating advanced aerodynamics and the latest materials and system technology available.
The A350 offers up to 30 percent lower fuel consumption per passenger seat. It also features more comfort, larger windows and a quieter cabin resulting in reduced noise by half compared with the A340.
The A350 will be delivered to SAS starting in 2018.
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4 Airbus A330-300 Enhanced
SAS will increase its efficient A330 fleet from four to eight aircraft by ordering four of the A330-300 Enhanced.
The improvements include a new cabin interior, a 2 percent fuel burn reduction and a huge increase in range, making it a capable aircraft for the entire SAS network. The A330-300 Enhanced will be delivered to SAS starting in 2015.
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Upgrade of 7 Airbus A330/A340
We will upgrade up to seven selected A330/A340 in our fleet.
The upgrade will consists of new seats throughout the cabin, including fully flat seats in SAS Business, and a new high-definition full video on demand inflight entertainment system for all passengers.
The cabin upgrade is expected to be completed in 2016.