Finnair took delivery of a former Virgin Atlantic A340-300 last week that will be used on the Helsinki-Shanghai route. The second and third A340s will arrive over the next two years. It ordered nine A350s and three A340s in December (ATWOnline, Dec. 8, 2005). The current MD-11 fleet will be phased out by 2012. Separately, Finnair placed a second ATR 72 with Bravo Aviation in a transaction arranged by Skyways Aviation.
Subscribe to Access this Entire Article
"Other News - 06/20/2006" is part of ATW Plus, our online premium membership. Subscribing will provide you access to exclusive news, carefully researched airline financial, fleet and traffic data, plus the option to receive our popular, award-winning print magazine. To learn more, click here. If viewing via ATW Mobile, please login and click "Read web article" to view fully. Questions? ATWPlus@penton.com.