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SAS announces Stockholm-Beijing route

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12:53 CEST+02:00
Scandinavian Airlines System (SAS) is to offer direct flights from Stockholm to Beijing starting in April 2007, the airline announced on Tuesday.

The company will operate the route four times a week, using an Airbus A340.

"This new connection has strong potential," said SAS head Lars Lindgren.

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