Monday 18th Dec 2017 - Logistics & Supply Chain

SAS extends contract with Kuehne + Nagel

SAS Scandinavian Airlines has extended its contract with Kuehne + Nagel for global external logistics services until 2020.

K+N operates at several strategic airside locations globally and is responsible for international transport of spare parts for the SAS aeroplane fleet.

It provides a 24-7 service for delivery of spare parts, ranging from aircraft engines to bolts of cockpit windows.

Gustav Johansson, strategic relationship manager of SAS, said: “Our partnership with Kuehne + Nagel ensures a smooth and innovative supply chain, which is extremely important for airlines.

“Within the aerospace industry, delays or errors can cause very high costs, and the reliability and professionalism of our logistics provider is key to our success.”

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