There was a special surprise waiting for travellers at Helsinki Airport when Finnair flight crew organised a Christmas carolling flashmob at gate 28.
Christmas in the Skies
BA Makes Ready for the Big Holiday
British Airways expects a busy holiday travel season with more than 5,500 U.S. customers travelling to London on Christmas Eve on one of 28 flights out of its 21 U.S. gateway cities. The airline expects 35,000 additional passengers flying globally on Christmas Day.
The FAA reports that NextGen flight management technology has helped Santa double his gift-delivery capacity this year.
Besides the traditional Santa One sleigh, a new Candy Cane One will provide extra room to accommodate increased production levels at the North Pole.
Since 1983, Finnair has capitalised on its Lapland connections to woo Mr. Ho-Ho-Ho. This year, two Finnair Airbus 321 Sharklet aircraft will fly special Christmas livery in honour of its special relationship with the Big Man In Red.