Finnair yesterday (22MAR17) made additional changes to planned summer 2017 season to North America, including Chicago and Miami, as well as removal of Airbus A340-300 schedule.
Previous update for Miami in mid-January 2017, sees the airline schedules 3 weekly Helsinki – Miami route with A330-300, switching to A340-300 from 01JUN17 to 28SEP17. Based on the announcement, the airline will suspend this route during from 01MAY17 to 30SEP17.
Previously planned schedule as follow.
AY007 HEL1650 – 2040MIA 343 247
AY008 MIA2230 – 1530+1HEL 343 247
For Helsinki – Chicago O’Hare route, May 2017 schedule previously sees 4 weekly A340-300 and 1 weekly A330-300, has been revised to 3 weekly with A330-300 only.
AY009 HEL1735 – 1845ORD 333 147
AY010 ORD2200 – 1450+1HEL 333 147
This latest adjustment officially marks the end of Finnair’s A340-300 operation, which the airline operated last scheduled flight on 31JAN17, Tokyo Narita to Helsinki.