Tag: Nordics

Finnair increases revenue and passenger traffic in Q1

Finnair increases revenue and passenger traffic in Q1

Finnair has reported its revenue increased by five per cent year-on-year (YOY) in the first quarter (Q1) and the number of passengers reached a quarterly record. For the quarter ending 31 March, the Helsinki-based carrier’s revenue was €672.9 million, up on the €641.1 million in Q1 last ye...

Finnair appoints new CCO and SVP of strategy

Finnair appoints new CCO and SVP of strategy

Helsinki-based Finnair has today appointed two new members to its executive board. Ole Orvér has been appointed as chief commercial officer, and Nicklas Ilebrand as senior vice president, strategy. Both will start in their roles on 1 May, 2019. Orvér has a long international career in severa...

Neste and Air BP ready to deliver sustainable aviation fuel to Sweden

Neste and Air BP ready to deliver sustainable aviation fuel to Sweden

Renewable products producer Neste and Air BP have entered into an agreement to deliver sustainable aviation fuel to airline and airport customers in Sweden in 2019. The two companies announced in 2018 their plans to explore and develop supply chain solutions for delivering sustainable aviation fu...

Finnair opens new route to Trondheim in cooperation with Wideroe, adds flights to Tromso

Finnair opens new route to Trondheim in cooperation with Wideroe, adds flights to Tromso

Finnair continues to expand its network in the Nordics and opens a new year-round route to Trondheim (Norway) in June 2019 and has also added flights to Tromso (Norway). The Trondheim-Helsinki route will be operated by Norwegian regional airline Wideroe five days a week, with a Bombardier Dash-8 ...

Finnair sees passenger traffic grow 4% in February

Finnair sees passenger traffic grow 4% in February

Finnair has reported in February it carried 995,100 passengers – a year-on-year (YOY) rise of four per cent more than in the corresponding month of 2018. 2019 has started positively for the Helsinki-based airline with capacity growth to Europe and Asia, the airline's key markets, boosting traff...

Finnair to renew entire cabin of its ATR fleet

Finnair to renew entire cabin of its ATR fleet

Helsinki-based carrier Finnair is to renew the entire cabin of its ATR aircraft and introduce a new Premium Economy cabin class for its long-haul fleet. The ATR aircraft are currently used for domestic flights in Finland, on flights to the Baltics, to Gdansk in Poland and to Stockholm’s Bromma...

Finnair’s passenger traffic up 8.2% in October

Finnair’s passenger traffic up 8.2% in October

Helsinki-based airline Finnair carried 1,141,700 passengers in October - 8.2 per cent more than in the corresponding month of 2017. The number of passengers continued to grow in European and domestic traffic, which grew year-on-year (YOY) by 11 per cent and 8.3 per cent. Long-haul growth was roug...

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