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 new vision is to offer its passengers a unique Nordic experience. Finnair's mission is to offer the smoothest, fastest connections in the northern hemisphere via Helsinki and the best network to the world from its home markets.

Finnair's strategic objectives are to:

  • Double Asian traffic by 2020 from the 2010 level
  • Deliver a unique customer experience and achieve world-class operations
  • Create shareholder value
Finnair Group business areas are Airline Business and and Travel Services. At the end of 2014, Finnair employed 4,461 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.