Posted on: 26 March 2015 by Ross McSweeny
Finnair’s board of directors has approved a €30 million investment programme to roll out in-flight Wi-Fi connectivity.
The airline’s on-board Wi-Fi service will launch this Autumn with the first Finnair A350 XWB aircraft. In 2016, in-flight Wi-Fi installations will begin on the carrier's A330 long-haul and European short-haul Airbus fleet.
The progamme of installation is expected to be completed in 2018.
“This investment will enable us to offer a wide array of new services to our customers, ranging from in-flight entertainment to in-flight sales and ancillaries,” says Pekka Vauramo, Finnair's CEO.