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(Updated 17OCT19 10.45 CET)
Suspension of train connections to/from Frankfurt airport
From 25OCT19 to 26OCT19 between 19:30PM until 14:30PM, trains will not run to/from Frankfurt airport and Frankfurt city centre. On 26OCT19 from 2:30AM to 9:30AM, services on all lines to and from Frankfurt (M) main station will be suspended. This is also applicable for the S-Bahn (S-Train) tunnel main line.
Extensive alternate railway services have been planned and will be announced in time on electronic media. The timetable changes for this period are already updated on www.rmv.de, www.bahn.de and are also available in the apps.
FRA Airport security checks
Due to long security queues, especially during weekends, local FRA passengers need to allow minimum one and a half hour before the STD for the security checks.
New Zealand introducing the New Zealand Electronic Travel Authority (NZeTA) effective 01OCT2019
Effective 01OCT2019 the New Zealand Government is introducing the New Zealand Electronic Travel Authority (NZeTA). Visitors from 60 visa waiver countries, transit passengers from 24 transit visa waiver countries, all airlines crew members (except those with Australian or New Zealand citizenship) and Australian Permanent Residents, must hold an NZeTA before they travel to New Zealand. More information can be found via the New Zealand Immigration website
Apple MacBook Pro batteries onboard
A limited number of batteries in Apple 15-inch MacBook Pro devices sold between September 2015 and february 2017 are defective and will
be replaced by Apple.
Passengers should check the Apple support webpage for details, as the faulty devices can only be identified via their serial numbers.
In general lithium batteries that are damaged, defective or recalled are not allowed onboard an airplane
Groundwork at Arlanda Airport 01APR19-30OCT19
Groundwork at Terminal 5 at Arlanda airport will affect aircraft parking stands. Aircraft will not be able to park at the stands included in the work. Passengers flying out of the gates affected will therefore travel by bus to their plane. This work is a preventive measure to ensure the bearing capacity of the surfaces the plane is parked on .
It is important that you arrive well in advance at the gate and for pre-boarding the bus, in order to avoid delays. Read more on Swedavia's website
No Boeing 737 Max 8 in SAS fleet
SAS has no aircraft type Boeing 737 Max 8 in the fleet.
You can find more information regarding the SAS fleet here: https://www.sasgroup.net/en/the-fleet/
Milan - closure of Linate airport 27JUL19-27OCT19
Due to runway maintenance, Linate Airport will be closed from 27JUL19 to 27OCT19. Because of this, all our flights to/from Linate Airport in this period are cancelled. Passengers booked to/from Linate will be rebooked to Malpensa (MXP) by SAS. We apologize for the inconvenience.