Scanair: Rise of the SunJet

From the early 1960s, Scanair carried passengers from Denmark, Norway and Sweden to their holiday destinations. Barry Lloyd remembers the airline which was a regular sight for many years at airports in the Mediterranean and beyond.

Scanair operated six DC-10-10s, including SE-DHS, and one DC-10-30 in the late 1980s and early 1990s.
Paul Link

Scandinavian Airlines System (SAS) is a well-known carrier, operating both short-haul and long-haul scheduled routes to major cities around the world. Initially, these were primarily aimed at business travellers, but in the 1960s, there was a growing trend for the residents of northern Europe to want holidays in the Mediterranean.

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