Posts Tagged ‘airport’

Growth and development at Helsinki Airport

Growth and development at Helsinki Airport

The new A350 fleet will mean notable growth for Finnair. We will increase both our long-haul and short-haul traffic with the aim of providing our customers with fast and versatile connections worldwide. The development of Helsinki Airport supports this need. In the autumn, Finnair became the first European airline to roll out the new Airbus

Heavy metal midsummer

Heavy metal midsummer

It was one of the busiest summer Thursdays at Helsinki-Vantaa airport. It was Thursday before the midsummer weekend which really starts the holiday season here. It also used to be a busy weekend if you were in a local happening band – it was the busiest weekend for the summer festival season. Like I said

More smiles at HEL airport

We’ve been busy celebrating! Each month brings new smiles on passengers faces as Finnair Plus offers absolutely fabulous cakes at HEL airport. Check your travel plans and make sure you join us for final celebration on December 20th.    

Meet us in Chongqing!

  Finnair’s live promotion takes place at Chongqing airport, where our friendly promoters give insight into Finnair at the stand this month. We”re the first airline offering direct route from Chongqing to Europe. Guests may take part to a lucky draw to win flights or have a chance to win points when joining Finnair Plus. Come and

Finnair’s Service Angels out and about in Düsseldorf and Berlin

Service Angels work at Düsseldorf and Berlin airports in Spring 2012. The Service Angels’ job is to solve passengers’ problems both big and small, while at the same time conjuring up memorable experiences. Queuing for check-in or security goes quicker when sweetened with a gift of chocolate or brightened with an exchange of travel stories.

Working as an angel – a Finnair service angel

Service Angels were Finnair’s summer trainees, whose job was to guide and serve passengers at Helsinki Airport, thus bringing them peace of mind. Read more about their interesting summer job!

What sells in Asia?

Flights to Finnair’s newest destination, Singapore, will start in May 30th, 2011. Petteri Kostermaa, Finnair’s new appointment as head of its Singapore sales unit, has the task in his new post of selling the tickets of a relatively unknown European airline. What sales assets will Finnair use to attract customers at the new destination?

Positive energy

I’ve got a long flight ahead of me. There is still plenty of time before departure from Helsinki Airport, so I decide to pay a visit to the Finnair Spa & Saunas located between gates 36 and 37. Just entering the spa environment relaxes me: the gently splashing fountain, the cold water wave pool, the bubbling mineral water waves and the warm steam of the sauna are inspiring and the aroma of herbs eases the mind.

Developing service is a never-ending story

As of March, our long haul fleet will be Europe’s youngest, with an average aircraft age of 3 years. The latest Airbus A330-300 offers completely flat beds for all 45 passengers in Business Class.

Via Helsinki – more efficient and enjoyable connections

Next week, on Thursday 27 August, the first phase of a new 150 million euro terminal complex will be opened at Helsinki-Vantaa Airport to serve long-haul route and non-Schengen customers. This is the first step towards a big change that will lies ahead in the autumn. Next Thursday, a customer arriving at the terminal will