SAS CEO: Strike action is 'deeply damaging' to the company

30 April, 2019

SAS CEO Rickard Gustafson stated strike action taken by the Scandinavian pilot union on 26-Apr-2019 is "deeply damaging" to the company, adding it needs to "put an end to this conflict" (, 29-Apr-2019). Mr Gustafson said "I have instructed our negotiation team to continue to work on (our proposals) and see what more we can do to find constructive solutions within reason. We also need to survive after the conflict".