Notice convening an extraordinary general meeting in SAS AB by qdk21196

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Notice convening an extraordinary general meeting in SAS AB (publ)
Notice is hereby given to the shareholders of SAS      reregistration of such shares and notification of
AB (publ) (the “Company”) that an extraordinary        participation in the general meeting must be made
general meeting will be held on Tuesday 6              well in advance and not later than on 25 October
November 2001.                                         2001 at 15.00 to Unibank A/S at the above address.
                                                       Forms of notification and proxy are available from
The general meeting will be held at 16.00 at Berns     Unibank A/S.
Hotell, Kammarsalen, Berzelii Park,
Näckströmsgatan 8, Stockholm. Shareholders are         In connection with reregistration the financial
also entitled to attend the general meeting via        institution in Denmark, with which the shareholder’s
telecommunication link at 16.00 in Bella Center,       shares are registered (and custody account
Center Boulevard 5, 2300 Copenhagen S (the             number) must be stated.
Congress entrance) and at 16.00 at Clarion Hotel
Royal Christiania, Buskop Gunnerus gate 3, Oslo.       Shareholders whose shares are already registered
                                                       in their own names with VPC AB in Sweden may
Registration of participation at the general meeting   give notice of their participation in the general
ends when the general meeting starts.                  meeting later, however, not later than on 30
                                                       October 2001 at 16.00 as stated above.
Notice to shareholders registered with the
Swedish Central Security Depository (“VPC              Shareholders registered with VPS in Norway
AB”) (other than shareholders registered with
the Danish Central Security Depository (“VP”)          Shareholders who wish to attend the general
or the Norwegian Central Security Depository           meeting must contact Christiania og Kreditkasse
(“VPS”))                                               ASA (K-Bank) by letter to Verdipapirseksjonen, PO
                                                       Box 1166 Sentrum, NO-0107 Oslo or by fax
Shareholders who wis h to attend the general           +47 22 48 63 49 not later than 25 October 2001 at
meeting must be registered in the Company’s            15.00. Otherwise, participation is subject to the
register of shareholders maintained by VPC AB on       following terms:
26 October 2001.
                                                       Shareholders who wish to attend the general
Shareholders whose shares are registered in the        meeting must be registered in the Company’s
name of a nominee have to reregister their shares      register of shareholders maintained by VPC AB in
temporarily in their ow n names to be entitled to      Sweden on 26 October 2001.
attend the general meeting. Such reregistration
must have been completed with VPC AB by 26             Shareholders who have acquired their shares in
October 2001. Consequently, the shareholder must       Norway must therefore request K-Bank to have
inform the nominee well in advance of that date.       their shares reregistered temporarily in their own
                                                       names with VPC AB in Sweden to be entitled to
Notification of participation must be made to the      attend the general meeting. Request for
Company not later than on 30 October 2001 at           reregistration of such shares and notification of
16.00 at the address: SAS AB, (publ), att: Investor    participation in the general meeting must be made
Relations, Agneta Kampenborg Ekström/STOUU,            well in advance and not later than on 25 October
SE-195 87, Stockholm or by tel +46 8 797 41 99 or      2001 at 15.00 to K-Bank at the above address.
fax +46 8 797 51 10.                                   Forms of notification and proxy are available from
                                                       K-Bank.
Shareholders registered with VP in Denmark
                                                       Shareholders whose shares are already registered
Shareholders who wish to attend the general            in their own names with VPC AB in Sweden may
meeting must contact Unibank A/S by letter to          give notice of their participation in the general
Company Services H.H., PO Box 850, DK-0900             meeting later, however, not later than on 30
Copenhagen C, by tel +45 33 33 33 01 or fax            October 2001 at 16.00 as stated above.
+45 33 33 10 31, not later than on 25 October 2001
at 15.00. Otherwise, participation is subject to the   Instructions common to all shareholders
following terms:
                                                       When giving notice of their participation in the
Shareholders wishing to attend the general meeting     general meeting, shareholders should state the
must be registered in the Company’s register of        address at which they want to participate.
shareholders maintained by VPC AB in Sweden on
26 October 2001.                                       Shareholders whose shares are registered in more
                                                       than one country should state this when giving
Shareholders who have acquired their shares in         notice of participation.
Denmark must therefore request Unibank A/S to
have their shares reregistered temporarily in their    Shareholders or representatives of shareholders
own names with VPC AB in Sweden to be entitled         may be accompanied by two persons as a
to attend the general meeting. Request for             maximum. Such persons accompanying
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shareholders wil be admitted to the general
meeting, provided that the shareholder notifies the        12.     Closing of the general meeting.
Company of the number of companions as
described above regarding notification of
shareholders’ participation in each country.               Draft resolutions etc

Shareholders who are represented by proxy must             2.      Election of the chairman of the meeting
provide such person with a written proxy. The                        Claes Beyer
original completed form of proxy should, well in
advance of the general meeting, be forwarded to            9.      Election of members of the Board of
the Company at one of the addresses stated in this                 Directors
notice convening the meeting. Representatives of a                 In pursuance of Article 6 of the Articles of
legal person should, furthermore, submit a certified               Association, the Board of Directors elected
copy of the completed registration form or similar                 by the general meeting comprises six
documentation.                                                     members. A proposal for the members to
                                                                   be elected to the Board of Directors for the
In connection with the general meeting a list will be              period until the end of the next annual
made of the participating shareholders, proxies and                general meeting will be announced later.
companions including details as to the number of
shares and votes each shareholder and proxy may            10.     Election of a nomination committee for the
exercise (list of voting power ). A list of                        coming election of members of the Board of
shareholders who have given notice of their                        Directors
participation, proxies and companions including the                In pursuance of Article 13 o) of the Articles
details described (list of registered participants) will           of Association, the nomination committee
be distributed at the entrance.                                    for the coming election of the Board of
                                                                   Directors is to be elected at the annual
Proposed agenda                                                    general meeting. The Board of Directors
                                                                   proposes that the general meeting should
1.     Opening of the general meeting                              now elect a nomination committee to
                                                                   nominate members of the Board of
2.     Election of the chairman of the meeting                     Directors before the next annual general
3.     Drawing up and approval of a list of votes                  meeting. The proposed members of such
                                                                   nomination committee will be announced
4.     Approval of the agenda                                      later.
5.     Election of two persons to take the minutes
                                                                 __________________
6.     Questions as to the legality of the notice
       convening the meeting                                     Stockholm, October 2001
                                                                 The Board of Directors
7.     The report of the President and CEO
8.     Resolution of remunerations to the members
        of the Board of Directors
                                                                 The complete proposals for decision stated
9.     Election of members of the Board of                       under item 9 “Election of members of the
        Directors                                                Board of Directors and item 10 “Election of a
                                                                 nomination committee” will, when made
10.    Election of a nomination committee for the                available to the Company, be notified in the
        coming election of members of the Board of               usual manner and be available at the
        Directors                                                Company’s address: Frøsundaviks Allé 1,
11.    The proposal of the shareholder Sveriges                  Solna, Stockholm, on the Internet at
        Aktiesparares Riksförbunds for resolution                www.scandinavian.net under Investor
        on an independent auditor:                               Relations, and from Unibank A/S, Company
                                                                 Services H.H. Helgeshøj Alle 33, 2630
       In its capacity as a shareholder of SAS AB                Taastrup and from Christania Bank og
        (publ), Sveriges Aktiesparares Riksförbund               Kreditkasse ASA (K-bank),
        ( " "Akiespararna) requests that an                      Verdipapirseksjonen, Essendropsgaten 7,
        independent audit should be made of                      Oslo. The proposals will also be sent to
        certain circumstances in the SAS Group in                shareholders requesting it.
        pursuance of section 21 of part 11 of the
        Swedish companies Act. In the opinion of                 The general meeting premises will open at
        the "Aktiespararna" , an independent                     15.00 in Stockholm, Copenhagen and Oslo.
        auditor should be appointed to identify the
        extent to which the actions of the Board of              This is an unauthorised translation of the
        Directors and the President and CEO in                   Swedish notice to the extraordinary general
        relation to the unlawful restrictive trade               meeting in SAS AB. In the event of any
        agreement between SAS and Maersk Air                     discrepancies, the Swedish original version
        A/S have caused losses to the Company                    shall have precedence.
        and its shareholders and whether the
        Company can hold the President and CEO
        and the Board of Directors responsible.

								
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