Finnair in Brief
Finnair is one of the most innovative, safest and longest-operating airlines in the world. The airline specialises in flights between Asia and Europe. The growing Asian markets, fast flight connections and competitiveness form the foundation of Finnair's growth strategy.
Finnair's mission is to offer the smoothest connections in the northern hemisphere via Helsinki and the fastest and best network to the world in its home market, as well as to create value for shareholders by providing an attractive return on investment.
Finnair's strategic objectives are to:
- Double Asian revenues by 2020 from the 2010 level
- Grow traffic via Helsinki by utilising Finland's geographic location
- Create shareholder value and be an attractive investment.
Finnair Group business areas are Airline Business and and Travel Services. At the end of June 2014, Finnair employed 5,200 employees. The subsidiaries provide support services to the Airline or operate in closely related areas.
Finnish government is a major shareholder with a 55.8 per cent holding. Other shareholders include public bodies, financial institutions, private companies and households.