Articles Tagged ‘Finnair’

Ryanair welcomes over 30 new aircraft in first four months of 2016; Airbus and Boeing deliver 106 units in April

Ryanair welcomes over 30 new aircraft in first four months of 2016; Airbus and Boeing deliver 106 units in April

The Irish carrier last month heralded the arrival of its 400th 737 from the North American manufacturer. After delivering 54 aircraft in March, Boeing has opened up a strong lead over its European counterpart of 53 units for the first four months of the 2016 delivery race.

South American fiesta of FTWAs this week

South American fiesta of FTWAs this week

It’s not often that we receive an FTWA from South America, indeed prior to this week we had received just three so far this year. Yet this week we have had five – the most of any region! See if any of these entries can emulate Quito Airport back in February which won its week […]

Finnair expands its Asian offering

Finnair expands its Asian offering

Finnair begins services from Helsinki to Fukuoka and Guangzhou – also adds weekly service to Santorini from the Finnish airport.


Viennese fire fighters in a whirl after Arch of Triumph win

Viennese fire fighters in a whirl after Arch of Triumph win

Vienna’s triumphant fire crew celebrates last week’s win for the Air India inaugural – the Austrian capital’s first ever victory in the competition. 10 airports vie for honours in this week’s Arch of Triumph battle.

Finnair launches service to Scottish capital

Finnair launches service to Scottish capital

Finnair begins a thrice-weekly service between Helsinki and Edinburgh onboard its A319 fleet – becomes third UK destination after London Heathrow and Manchester.

Vote for the best Cake of the Week - choose the best from the 41 baked beauties from the start of S16

Vote for the best Cake of the Week – choose the best from the 41 baked beauties from the start of S16

Boy oh boy! Have we got a baked bonanza for you. Due to our Easter vacation, we have the first two weeks of S16 rolled into one giant Cake of the Week public vote competition. It’s your airport’s chance for gastronomic route development glory…so mobilise your fans and followers to get voting now!!


Vote for the best of 36 S16 Fire Truck Water Arches – get voting now

Vote for the best of 36 S16 Fire Truck Water Arches – get voting now

Splash the route launch cash! The world’s airport firefighters have been busy with their ceremonial hosing down of inaugural aircraft this week, to bring you our twice-yearly public vote for the Arch of Triumph. So while the hoses are drying in the station, get the crews voting to be the best of the best.

Finnair finds its way to Billund

Finnair finds its way to Billund

Finnair begins a daily service to the Danish city from Helsinki using its E190 fleet.

Finnair enlightens Enontekiö with capital connection

Finnair enlightens Enontekiö with capital connection

Finnair begins a weekly service from Helsinki to Enontekiö in Northern Finland.


Norway traffic down 0.5 million; Oslo Gardermoen commands 47% of passengers as Ryanair is granted slots at country’s biggest airport

Norway traffic down 0.5 million; Oslo Gardermoen commands 47% of passengers as Ryanair is granted slots at country’s biggest airport

It was recently revealed by various sources that Ryanair had been granted four daily slots at Oslo Gardermoen for a thrice-daily service to London Stansted and a daily operation to Vilnius. Norway’s largest airport recorded a rise in traffic over the past 12 months of 1.6%, one of only a few airports in the nation to report […]

Japan Airlines rebuild continues although weekly seats falling; Haneda-Fukuoka still # 1 route

Japan Airlines rebuild continues although weekly seats falling; Haneda-Fukuoka still # 1 route

Resuming routes after a 14-year break, like Tokyo to Dallas/Fort Worth, is a sure sign of route network recovery for Japan Airlines, the nation’s flag carrier and second largest airline. anna.aero jumps into JAL’s data to find out its most important operations and city pairs.

easyJet confirms it is to add an eighth aircraft to its Edinburgh base

easyJet confirms it is to add an eighth aircraft to its Edinburgh base

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, London Southend Airport celebrates being named the ‘Best airport in the UK’ in the under 3 million passengers category by the Airport Operators Association, while Finnair begins A350 operations to China. More news also from SAS, Wizz Air and KLM.