The latest Airbus A340-300 Finnair has been withdrawn
The Airbus A340 aircraft have been replaced by the new Airbus A350 XWB aircraft!
On 1 February 2017, Finnair confirmed the operation of the last commercial flight with Airbus A340-300. For 11 years, Finnair had 7 aircraft in the fleet A340-300.
The last withdrawal from the commercial service, Airbus A340-300 (OH-LQE), operated the last flight (AY74) on 31 January 2017, on the route Tokyo Narita-Helsinki Vantaa.
The latest Airbus A340-300 Finnair
But the "career" of this plane does not stop here. Airbus A340-300 (OH-LQE) (plus other 3 A340 aircraft) will arrive in the new operator's fleet Air Belgium, which will begin operation this summer.
Airbus A340-300 (OH-LQE) is 8.6 years old. The first flight operated on 2 July 2008, and the delivery was made on 31 July 2008. Propulsion is provided by 4 CFM International CFM56-5C4 / P engines.
The plane was configured in 3 classes: 45 seats in Business Class; 40 of seats in Premium Economy and 172 of seats in Economy Class. As it flew in the Finnair fleet, the aircraft was painted in the "oneworld" livery and custom Finnair.
Photo cover via wikipedia!