Finnair Adds New European Routes in S16

Finnair in summer 2016 season is introducing 4 new scheduled routes in Europe, while 8 charter/leisure routes will be converted to scheduled service. Planned operation as follow.

eff 04APR16 Helsinki – Billund 1 daily Embraer E170
AY699 HEL0805 – 0855BLL E70 x246
AY699 HEL1610 – 1700BLL E70 246

AY700 BLL1210 – 1455HEL E70 x246
AY700 BLL2010 – 2255HEL E70 246

eff 18APR16 Helsinki – Edinburgh 3 weekly A319, up to 4 weekly in peak summer season
AY927 HEL0830 – 0910EDI 319 14
AY927 HEL1630 – 1710EDI 319 7
AY927 HEL1720 – 1800EDI 319 3

AY928 EDI0950 – 1440HEL 319 14
AY928 EDI1815 – 2305HEL 319 7
AY928 EDI1840 – 2330HEL 319 3

Day 3 operates from 22JUN16 to 10AUG16

eff 01JUN16 Helsinki – Longyearbyen/Svalbard 3 weekly Embraer E190 until 28AUG16
AY689 HEL2345 – 0155+1LYR E90 136
AY690 LYR0245 – 0645HEL E90 247

eff 20JUN16 Helsinki – Pula 2 weekly A319
AY185 HEL0745 – 0940PUY 319 1
AY185 HEL1735 – 1930PUY 319 5

AY186 PUY1030 – 1425HEL 319 1
AY186 PUY2025 – 0020+1HEL 319 5

Following service previously operated as leisure charter routes will be converted to scheduled service in Summer 2016 season:
eff 02MAY16 Helsinki – Preveza 2 weekly A321
eff 07MAY16 Helsinki – Thira/Santorini 1 weekly A321Sharklet until 01OCT16
eff 14MAY16 Helsinki – Rimini 1 weekly A320
eff 01JUN16 Helsinki – Mytilene 1 weekly A319 (Certain dates operated by A320)
eff 03JUN16 Helsinki – Varna 1 weekly A319 (Certain dates operated by A320)
eff 04JUN16 Helsinki – Verona 1 weekly A319
eff 21JUN16 Helsinki – Zakinthos 1 weekly A319
eff 23JUN16 Helsinki – Skiathos 1 weekly A319


ASM PurpleASM is hosting a special training event in December to mark its 25th anniversary in route development. The two-day event will play host to an impressive line-up of senior airline, airport and Industry speakers around the theme of 'If route development was perfect, what would it look like?'. 

Speakers include:

  • Gabriel Schmilovich Isgut, director network strategy, Vueling
  • Leon Verhallen, head of aviation development, Brussels Airport 
  • Laurie Berryman, former meneral manager UK and Ireland, Emirates.

Delegates will have the opportunity to network, socialise and discuss their opportunities with the respective speakers throughout the event.

Places are limited so please click on the following link to find out more details and book your place on what promises to be a fantastic conversation.

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