Finnair to start direct Mumbai-Helsinki flights12 June 2007
Finland’s national carrier Finnair is all set to start direct flights between Helsinki and Mumbai from June 27, Christer Haglund, senior vice president of the airline, said here Tuesday.
‘Starting from June 27, Finnair will connect Mumbai to Europe in the fastest and most convenient service five times a week with the most competitive return fares,‘ Haglund said at a news conference.
‘Apart from providing the latest wide-bodied Airbus A340 crafts, Finnair will cater to Indian tastes and preferences with Indian cabin crew, to make Indian passengers feel at home.‘
Haglund said Finnair has decided to focus on India as a major Asian hub of its operations.