For Scandinavia’s largest airline, there is plenty to celebrate. Capacity conditions for SAS are extremely favorable with rivals missing their MAXs. LCC predators like Ryanair, easyJet, and Wizz Air have their attention focused on markets other than Europe’s Nordic region. And best of all, Norwegian is suddenly shrinking drastically after years of hyperactive growth. Oh yeah, and Wow Air, Primera, and NextJet — all Nordic-based airlines — exist no more.
But don’t pop the champagne just yet.
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