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Finnair's new regular fare structure and regulations apply to tickets issued from 1 April 2020.
Finnair's new change/cancellation/no-show fee policy applies to tickets issued from 4 February 2020. The fees are charged in euro (€) and their amount is converted into Korean Republic won (₩) for the transaction.
By bringing your personal headphones on our A350 aircraft, you can help us to reduce the amount of waste produced during the flight.
In addition to London, our off-airport baggage collection and check-in service with AirPortr is now also available in Manchester.
Swish is finally available on!
This August, Finnair flew its first “Push for Change” biofuel flights from San Francisco to Helsinki. The initiative aims to decrease carbon emissions.
The travel kit for our Economy Comfort customers renews from July 23 on. We upgrade the travel kit contents and introduce some sustainability improvements. The kit itself will be a carton box featuring artworks done exclusively for Finnair by a Finnish designer Reeta Ek.
The expansion of Helsinki Airport's border control opens in early July. The expansion includes updates and changes especially for customers arriving from outside the Schengen area.
Our whole narrow-body Airbus fleet is now equipped with internet connection. It means you can enjoy the best in market in-flight connectivity onboard our European flights.
We are introducing a codeshare cooperation together with Shanghai-based Juneyao Air and China’s largest carrier, China Southern Airlines.
Vipps is now available on!
We expand our inflight entertainment offering for the summer season May-August. You can now enjoy audiobooks on all our Airbus flights with Internet connection within Europe and to/from intercontinental destinations.
We are making changes in our check-in and bag drop services for Economy Class customers at Helsinki Airport from May 7 onwards.
Since 12 February 2019, our 31 narrow-body Airbus aircraft equipped with internet connection have had a wider selection of digital newspapers.
The German Jet Airliner Crash Data Evaluation Centre (JACDEC) evaluates the safest airlines in the world annually and gives them a separate safety index. In the 2019 listing Finnair holds the top position with a safety index of 93.91%.
To encourage booking extra baggage well in advance before travel, the fees for prepaid baggage for flights within Europe, Russia and Middle East have been adjusted as of 10th of December.
When the weather gets colder, and many are travelling with winter coats and in general more baggage, the limited space for carry-on baggage onboard our aircraft tends to fill up or even run out entirely.
Finnair will renew the entire cabin of its ATR aircraft, and introduce a new Premium Economy cabin class for its long-haul fleet.
Finnair has been awarded a 2019 Five Star Global Airline rating by the Airline Passenger Experience Association (APEX).
We are renovating the Non-Schengen area lounge starting in October 2018. Renovation will go on until May 2019 when we can give you an even better lounge experience.
Finnair has appointed Topi Manner (MSc.Econ) as Finnair’s CEO as of 1 January 2019.
Surf the internet also on our European flights: by the end of the summer 2018, over half of our Airbus fleet will be equipped with internet connection. You can try out the connection free of charge on selected routes during the testing period from July until mid-September.
For the ninth consecutive year, Finnair has been named Northern Europe’s Best Airline by Skytrax at the World Airline Awards event in London.
We have agreed on a new codeshare cooperation with Cathay Pacific Airlines, based in Hong Kong, on routes operated by Cathay Dragon between Hong Kong and selected destinations in Asia.
Finnair’s CEO, Pekka Vauramo, has given notice of his resignation from the company to join Metso Corporation as their new CEO.