SAS Return to Africa for Winter 2023/24 With Service to Agadir, Morocco
SAS will resume service to Africa for the winter 2023/24 season with service to Agadir in Morocco from both Copenhagen and Stockholm. The routes will be operated weekly on Saturdays from November 4, 2023 through March 2024.
On Wednesday (May 10, 2023), SAS announced their return to Africa for the winter 2023/24 season with service to Agadir, Morocco from both Copenhagen and Stockholm. The routes will operate once weekly on Saturdays from November 4, 2023 through March 2024 with convenient daytime departures and arrivals. Agadir service will be operated with a fuel-efficient 180-seat Airbus A320neo configured in two classes, namely SAS Plus and SAS Go. Agadir is known for its long beaches, warm winter weather and beautiful scenery. The vibrant area also offers numerous activities such as golf and great surfing, as well as exquisite Moroccan cuisine.
In Wednesday’s announcement, SAS’ EVP and Chief Commercial Officer, Erik Westman, said,
“We are excited to see the world traveling again and it’s with great pleasure we can offer new destinations this coming winter. Adding beautiful Agadir to our network means we will fly to Africa again for the first time in decades.”
SAS is the leading airline in Scandinavia, typically carrying over 30 million passengers annually from its main hubs in Copenhagen, Oslo and Stockholm to destinations in Europe, the U.S. and Asia. The company has targeted a reduction in carbon emissions by 25 percent by 2025, compared to 2005 levels, and hopes to transition to 100% biofuel for domestic flights by 2030. SAS also offers ground handling services, technical maintenance and cargo services. The carrier is a founding member of the Star Alliance, which celebrated their 25th anniversary in 2022.