Scandinavian Airlines regrets to confirm that one of its aircraft, a Dash 8-400 (Q400) with flight number SK1209 from Copenhagen to Aalborg was involved in an accident at Aalborg Airport, at 16:10 hrs local time today.
SK 1209 is a code-share* flight with Spanair, BMI and Lufthansa.
Although no further details of the accident are available at the moment we can confirm that there where 69 passengers and 4 crew onboard. We can confirm that 5 passengers have been lightly injured during evacuation.
SAS is doing everything possible to help all passengers.
The media information center can be contacted at the following number: +45 32 32 31 35
* Code- share - When two or more airlines state their flight number in the timetable for the same flight, while only one of the airlines operates the flight. SAS Group Corporate Communications.
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