Award tickes for CPH-LAX released (2019-10-13)
SAS even released tickets 1 year ahead. This site won't find tickets beyond 330 days so use SAS own service to find these.
New domain name and server (2019-09-28)
I moved the site to a new server and registered the domain name awardhacks.se. Calls to the old site will be redirected to here.
Still no blackout for summer 2020 (2019-09-05)
If SAS follows their pattern all these tickets will disapear at once at some point.
SAS moves Los Angeles flight from Stockholm to Copenhagen (2019-09-05)
CPH-LAX will replace ARN-LAX from January 2020. No award tickets released yet, but you can create an alert.
SAS begins their A350 service 28 Jan 2020 (2019-06-17)
CPH-ORD and CPH-PEK will be first to get the new A350. Layout is still undisclosed but there will be 40 seats in Business. Use the new Equpment-filter to search for these flghts.
All availabilities for summer 2019 has been withdrawn (2019-06-02)
There has been quite a lot of tickets for summer 2019 released but suddenly they were all revoked. There is now not a single ticket in any class for the period 30 June - 15 August.
End of Blackout (2019-05-22)
The blackout is over and tickets for +329 days are now released again. The blackout was 3-13 April.
Blackout for Easter 2020 (2019-05-19)
No tickets for 5 April or later has been released in any class. Probably a Easter blackout.
New layout (2019-03-10)
I've migrated the site to latest the Microsoft stack (.Net MVC core 3.0 preview 3). During this i also used the latest layout templates. Let me know if something broke...
AwardHacks *A award search (2019-02-24)
Fetching all routes for Star alliance would put a huge load on the SAS API so I have no plan of doing that. I'm however developing a feature that allows you to search two weeks at the time. Output is grouped by cabin class. *A search .
One million searches performed (2019-02-14)
Since the release in September 2017, one million searches has been performed on this site. List views and alert generation excluded.
Award space for Easter 2019 now released (2019-02-07)
There are quite a lot of options for going from Scandinavia before Easter but hard finding seats back the week after.
New search filters (2019-02-07)
I've added some new features
- Weekday filters
- Open jaw: Will include trips like ARN-EWR-CPH
Christmas 2019 (2019-01-28)
Still no blackout for +329days and tickets for 24/12 was released today. Flying home for Christmas?
Star alliance search (2019-01-28)
The SAS Star alliance award search was taken down for maintenance a few weeks ago. It's still down and no official info about when it will be rereleased. The Console app will return an error in star mode.
Easter blackout 2019 (2019-01-28)
Tickets for 10-28 April was released about 300 days ahead but then withdrawn in September 2018. The period i still in blackout but I expect some tickets to be released later on.
Release schedule (2019-01-28)
There is still a big spike +123-125 days and some activity 0-123. The 90d spike seems to be totaly gone.