SAS Scandinavian Airlines will launch 21 new destinations beginning with the 2012 summer schedule. SAS has given no details on which routes will be added, but said it will also increase frequencies on its key Norwegian domestic routes. The changes will be part of SAS Group’s new 4Excellence program that aims to cut annual costs by 3%-5% (ATW Daily News, Sept. 15). "We expect a large proportion of the growth in the industry to come from leisure passengers," CEO Rickard ...

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