Finnair Cargo has passed IATA’s Center of Excellence for Independent Validators in Pharmaceutical Logistics program (CEIV Pharma). Finnair had joined the program under the successful Brussels Airport CEIV Pharma Community approach, as Brussels is Finnair Cargo's 2nd hub.
Finnair will build a brand new cargo terminal at Helsinki Airport. The work will start in spring 2015, and the new state-of-the-art terminal, with warehouse automation to ensure efficient and high quality operations, is planned to be opened in 2017.
Finnair continues flights to Tel Aviv on winter season
Due to the good reception of Tel Aviv flights Finnair continues to serve the destination also on winter season. Starting November Finnair serves Tel Aviv with two weekly flights, on Mondays and Fridays, as on ongoing summer season, but the schedule is modified to increase connectivity from European and Asian flights. Tel Aviv is operated with Airbus 320 aircraft.
Dubai five times a week
During the winter season Finnair offers five scheduled flights a week to Dubai. In addition, on Tuesdays Finnair operates one charter flight. Dubai is served by Finnair's AirbusA321ER, which will join the fleet in autumn.
Read more: Finnair press release 19 June 2013