Braathens SAFE Airlines

Braathens

Braathens SAFE Airlines
Braathens SAFE Airlines Information
Braathens SAFE Airlines Destinations
Braathens SAFE Airlines Fleets & Accidents

Braathens SAFE Airlines Information

IATA
BU
ICAO
BRA
Callsign
Braathens
Founded 26 March 1946
Commenced Operations 30 January 1947
Ceased Operations 1 May 2004
Hubs Oslo Airport, Fornebu (1946–98)
Oslo Airport, Gardermoen (1998–2004)
Stockholm-Arlanda Airport (1997–99)
Frequent-Flyer Program Wings
Alliance KLM–Northwest (1997–2001)
SAS Group (2001–04)
Fleet Size 26 (2004)
Destinations 19 (2004)
Parent Company Ludvig G. Braathens Rederi and KLM (–2001)
SAS Group (2001–)
Headquarters Oslo, Norway
Key People Ludvig G. Braathen
(founder and CEO 1946–76)
Bjørn G. Braathen
(CEO 1976–89)
Erik G. Braathen
(CEO 1989–1999)
Arne A. Jensen
(CEO 1999–2001)
Website www.braathens.no

Braathens SAFE Airlines Destinations

City Country IATA ICAO Airport Begin End
Aalborg Denmark AAL EKYT Aalborg Airport 1960 1960
Alta Norway ALF ENAT Alta Airport 2002 2004
Alesund !Ålesund Norway AES ENAL Ålesund Airport, Vigra 1958 2004
Alicante Spain ALC LEAL Alicante International Airport 2000 2004
Amsterdam Netherlands AMS EHAM Amsterdam Schiphol Airport 1949* 2002*
Bangkok Thailand BKK VTBD Don Mueang International Airport 1949 1954
Barcelona Spain BCN LEBL Barcelona International Airport 2000 2004
Bardufoss Norway BDU ENDU Bardufoss Airport 2002 2004
Basra Iraq BSR ORMM Basra International Airport 1949 1954
Bergen Norway BGO ENBR Bergen Airport, Flesland 1958 2004
Bodø Norway BOO ENBO Bodø Airport 1967 2004
Bombay India BOM VABB Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport 1949 1954
Billund Denmark BLL EKBI Billund Airport 1989 2002
Cairo Egypt CAI HECA Cairo International Airport 1949 1954
Farsund Norway FAN ENLI Farsund Airport, Lista 1955 1992
Geneva Switzerland GVA LSGG Geneva Cointrin International Airport 1949 1954
Gothenburg Sweden GOT ESGG Gothenburg-Landvetter Airport# 1998 2004
Halmstad Sweden HAD ESMT Halmstad Airport 1997 2004
Hamar Norway HMR ENHA Hamar Airport, Stafsberg 1956 1958
Harstad/Narvik Norway EVE ENEV Harstad/Narvik Airport, Evenes 1994 2004
Haugesund Norway HAU ENHD Haugesund Airport, Karmøy 1984 2004
Hong Kong Hong Kong HKG VHHH Kai Tak Airport 1949 1954
Jonkoping !Jönköping Sweden JKG ESGJ Jönköping Airport 1997 1999
Karachi Pakistan KHI OPKC Jinnah International Airport 1949 1954
Kirkenes Norway KKN ENKR Kirkenes Airport, Høybuktmoen 2002 2004
Kolkata India CCU VACC Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport 1949 1954
Kristiansand Norway KRS ENCN Kristiansand Airport, Kjevik 1955 2004
Kristiansund Norway KSU ENKB Kristiansund Airport, Kvernberget 1970 2004
Lakselv Norway LKL ENNA Lakselv Airport, Banak 2002 2004
London United Kingdom LCY EGLC London City Airport# 1998 2004
London United Kingdom LGW EGKK London Gatwick Airport 1992 1998
London United Kingdom STN EGSS London Stansted Airport 1998 2002
Longyearbyen Norway LYR ENSB Svalbard Airport, Longyear 1987 2002
Luleå Sweden LLA ESPA Luleå Airport 1997 1999
Málaga Spain AGP LEMG Málaga Airport 2000 2004
Malmö Sweden MMX ESMX Malmö-Sturup Airport 1991 2004
Molde Norway MOL ENML Molde Airport, Årø 1972 2004
Murmansk Russia MMK ULMM Murmansk Airport 1993 2000
Newcastle United Kingdom NCL EGNT Newcastle Airport 1991 2002
Nice France NCE LFMN Côte d'Azur International Airport 1996 2004
Notodden Norway NTB ENNO Notodden Airport, Tuven 1956 1958
Oslo Norway FBU ENFB Oslo Airport, Fornebu† 1949 1998
Oslo Norway OSL ENGM Oslo Airport, Gardermoen† 1998 2004
Reykjavík Iceland KEF BIKF Keflavík International Airport 1952 1961
Rome Italy FCO LIRF Leonardo Da Vinci International Airport 1949* 2002*
Roros !Røros Norway RRS ENRO Røros Airport 1957* 1999*
Saint Helier Jersey JER EGJJ Jersey Airport 1996 2002
Sandefjord Norway TRF ENTO Sandefjord Airport, Torp 1960* 1999*
Stavanger Norway SVG ENZV Stavanger Airport, Sola 1949 2004
Stockholm Sweden ARN ESSA Stockholm-Arlanda Airport† 1995 2000
Stockholm Sweden BMA ESSB Stockholm-Bromma Airport# 1998 2004
Sundsvall Sweden SDL ESNN Sundsvall-Härnösand Airport 1997 1999
Tonsberg !Tønsberg Norway ENJB Tønsberg Airport, Jarlsberg 1952 1958
Tromsø Norway TOS ENTC Tromsø Airport 1967 2004
Trondheim Norway Trondheim Airport, Lade 1953 1956
Trondheim Norway TRD ENVA Trondheim Airport, Værnes 1956 2004
Umeå Sweden UME ESNU Umeå Airport 1997 1999

Braathens SAFE Airlines Fleets

  • 4 Boeing 737-400
  • 13 Boeing 737-500
  • 9 Boeing 737-700

Braathens SAFE Airlines Historic Fleet

Manufacturer Model Quantity Introduced Retired
Douglas C-54 Skymaster 6 1947 1966
Douglas C-47 Dakota 2 1947 1964
de Havilland DH.114 Heron 7 1952 1960
Fokker F-27 Friendship 8 1958 1977
Douglas DC-6A/C 1 1961 1965
Douglas DC-6B 7 1962 1973
Fokker F-28 Fellowship 6 1969 1986
Boeing 737-200 20 1969 1994
Boeing 767-200 2 1984 1986
Boeing 737-400 7 1989 2004
Boeing 737-500 17 1990 2004
Fokker 100 5 1997 1999
Boeing 737-300 1 1997 1999
Boeing 737-700 13 1998 2004
British Aerospace 146-200 10 1998 2001

Braathens SAFE Airlines Accidents

Accident Date Accident Type Killed
7th November 1956 crashed in Hummelfjellet The captain and one passenger
23 December 1972 fatal accident killed 40 people
21 June 1985 hijacked by a drunk man No one was killed