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  Blue1 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Blue1 is an airline based in Helsinki, Finland.
It is a regional airline feeding into the Scandinavian Airlines System (SAS) network via Stockholm and Copenhagen from five cities in Finland.
In January 2004, when the first low cost regional airline in Finland, Flying Finn went bankrupt, the airline was rebranded as Blue1.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Blue1   (273 words)

  
 Star Alliance   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Blue1 was founded as Air Botnia in 1988.
In March 2000, the organizations of Blue1 and SAS Finland were brought together under one roof with a joint administration.
In September 2003 Blue1 was presented with the prestigious "Airline of the Year 2003/2004 Bronze Award" by the European Airlines Association ERA.
www.staralliance.com /star_alliance/star/content/blue1home.html   (331 words)

  
 STT Pressi.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Blue1 offers it passengers the possibility to travel direct to other parts of the world, giving Finnish travelers an alternative - the possibility to travel abroad without the need to fly via Helsinki.
As a result of high flight frequency, Blue1 is able to offer a large amount of choice and customers are able to travel according to their individual requirements.
It is estimated that Blue1 will have 340 employees at the end of the year, compared with 40 in 1998.
www.pressi.com /int/release/74309.html   (695 words)

  
 Blue1   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Blue1 is a Finnish airline and a SAS Group Company.
Blue1 has joined Star Alliance, the world's largest global airline alliance, which gives the Finnish travelers convenient access to a network of more than 750 destinations worldwide.
Blue1, with 500 employees, has more than 120 daily flights in and out of Finland (Helsinki, Oulu, Tampere, Turku and Vaasa) to both Scandinavia and Europe.
www.selector.fi /seeker/tp.php?klient_id=38698&tp_id=111   (173 words)

  
 Blue1 to become *Associate?
With Blue1, Star Alliance now implements its regional membership strategy, which is part of the alliance’s mission to serve more places, more often than any other alliance,” said Jaan Albrecht, CEO, Star Alliance.
In 2004 Blue1 is expected to carry more than 1 million passengers between Finland and Scandinavia and Europe.
Blue1, as the first regional member, joins South African Airways and TAP Air Portugal as future members of the alliance.
www.flyertalk.com /forum/showthread.php?t=320282   (687 words)

  
 Blue1 expanding heavily: new aircraft, new destinations
Blue1, the fastest growing airline in Finland, continues its expansion program in connection with the summer traffic program starting March 2006.
Blue1 suuntaa voimakkaasti Euroopan markkinoille ja aloittaa maaliskuussa 2006 säännölliset lennot Helsingistä seuraaviin Euroopan kaupunkeihin: Ateena, Barcelona, Dublin, Düsseldorf, Lontoo, Madrid, Nizza, Pariisi, Rooma, Varsova ja Zürich.
Last time I was attending the Blue1 customer meeting (EBGs invited to give their opinion about the new service concept) they told that they are very proud to be full-service airline.
www.flyertalk.com /forum/showthread.php?t=502787   (992 words)

  
 Passenger Opinions about Blue1
Have flown with Blue1 dozens of times from HEL to HAM, GOT, OSL, CPH and they've never let me down yet: always on time, nice meals and excellent drink selection for such short flights, FA's professional, genuinely friendly and very attentive.
It was the first time but not the last time we use Blue1.
I flew with Blue1 in May CPH-HEL and it was a great flight.
www.airlinequality.com /Forum/blue1.htm   (1074 words)

  
 CNN.com - Finnish SAS pilots warn of strike - Jan 31, 2005
Blue1 has one of the youngest fleets in Europe consisting of 14 aircraft.
Blue1 said on Monday the trade union representing the pilots threatened to go on strike initially on February 15, starting at 0500 Finnish time for seven hours, with another strike to follow on February.
Their average monthly salary is over 4,300 euros ($5,606), said Peter Forsstrom, head of employers' lobby Palvelualojen toimialaliitto, which represents Blue1 in the matter.
edition.cnn.com /2005/TRAVEL/01/31/bt.sas.pilot.strike   (220 words)

  
 news - Blue1 expanding heavily: new aircraft, new destinations
Blue1 will go heavily in on Europe with daily connections to such destinations as London, Zurich and Warsaw but also with flights to tourist destinations in southern Europe such as Athens, Rome, Nice and Barcelona.
Blue1 expands on the European market by introducing scheduled flights starting from March 2006 to:
Blue1 is already the biggest operator between Finland and Scandinavia, we have a firm grip of the Finnish domestic market and now our next step is Europe.
www.noticias.info /Asp/aspComunicados.asp?nid=127398   (353 words)

  
 Blue1 reports passenger traffic up by 25% in October 2005. | Business
Blue1 reports passenger traffic up by 25% in October 2005.
Scandinavian airline group SAS reported on Monday (7 November) that its Finnish subsidiary Blue1's total passenger traffic (RPK) had increased by 25% in October 2005, as compared to October 2004.
"Blue1 reports passenger traffic up by 25% in October 2005." is an article from the Business category.
www.allbusiness.com /periodicals/article/600147-1.html   (295 words)

  
 business.iafrica.com | business news Star Alliance okays SAA's membership
South African Airways (SAA), TAP Air Portugal and Finland's Blue1 will join the Star Alliance network by 2005, increasing its membership to 19, the international airline partnership said on Saturday.
The addition of SAA and TAP will extend the world's biggest airline network to Latin America and Africa, executives from the group's members, including Singapore Airlines, said in a press conference in Singapore.
Blue1 will be Star Alliance's first regional member, a newly created position that is open to airlines that receive sponsorship from a full member of the network before applying for membership.
business.iafrica.com /news/327267.htm   (394 words)

  
 Rovaniemi on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Blue1 to open Helsinki-Rovaniemi route in Finland - report
Blue1 to open Helsinki-Rovaniemi route in Finland - report.(Brief Article)
International: Finland's euro excitement leaves Santa and his elves unmoved A cautious welcome awaits monetary union in land of the midnight sun, writes Philip Jacobson in Rovaniemi, Lapland
www.encyclopedia.com /html/r/rovaniem.asp   (829 words)

  
 Business Travel International - BTI Nordic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Blue1 operates more than 110 flights per day.
The members are Air Canada, Air New Zealand, ANA, Asiana Airlines, Austrian, bmi, LOT Polish Airlines, Lufthansa, Scandinavian Airlines, Singapore Airlines, Spanair, Thai Airways International, United, US Airways and VARIG Brazilian Airlines.
The Chief Executive Board of Star Alliance, the airline network for Earth™, Saturday announced that Finnish airline Blue1 will become the first regional member of the alliance.
www.bennettbti.com /mediacentre/viewnews.asp?itemid=619   (822 words)

  
 AP Worldstream: SAS's Blue1 joins aviation's Star Alliance@ HighBeam Research   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
SAS AB said Monday that the Star Alliance approved the membership of its Finnish regional carrier Blue1, along with South African Airways and TAP Air Portugal.
Blue1 became the first regional air carrier to join the world's biggest airline confederation, which includes Lufthansa, Singapore Airlines and United Airlines, among others.
Based in Helsinki, Blue1 operates more than 110 flight a day from Finland to...
www.highbeam.com /library/doc0.asp?DOCID=1P1:95271825&refid=holomed_1   (207 words)

  
 Smiliner: BAe 146/Avro RJ Operators - Finland   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Air Botnia changed its name to Blue1 on January 1, 2004.
Finnish airline Air Botnia changed its name to Blue1 on January 1, 2004.
The airline operates seven Avro RJ85s and two RJ100s on regional services between Finland and Scandinavia, feeding traffic to the SAS hubs at Stockholm, Copenhagen, and Oslo, and on routes to Europe.
www.smiliner.com /operators/oh.shtml   (74 words)

  
 Blue1 - KF - Vantaa - Finland - Mr Gunnar Reitan , Chairman - ATI, Air Transport Intelligence - ATI — Air Transport ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
SAS Group Finnish regional subsidiary Blue1 has promoted CFO Stefan Wentjarvi to the position of president and CEO, in succession to Sveneric Perssons who is moving to New York to head the SAS organisation in the...
Blue1 pilots lift strike threat after reaching deal (14 February 2005)
SAS Group Finnish regional carrier Blue1 has reached an agreement with its pilots which has resulted in the lifting of a threatened strike that had been due to start tomorrow.
www.rati.com /ALLANDING_182.htm   (283 words)

  
 United.com United Kingdom - BLUE1 Air Botnia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Blue1 is a regional partner in Star Alliance®;.
Blue1 is a regional carrier, feeding traffic from points in Southern and Western Finland to the Scandinavian Airline hubs Stockholm and Copenhagen.
To plan award travel or for complete award rules, see our Star Alliance award chart.
www.unitedairlines.co.uk /qenglish/mileage/air/blue1.html   (173 words)

  
 Blue1 - Psychology Central   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Blue1 flies to the following destinations (as of January 2006):
In December 2005 Blue1 announced services to 11 new destinations starting in March 2006 [1]:
The Blue1 fleet consists of the following aircraft (at January 2006):
psychcentral.com /psypsych/Blue1   (394 words)

  
 Blue1 promotes from within   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Finland-based Blue1 has appointed Stefan Wentjarvi to the position of President and Chief Executive Officer.
The current head, Sveneric Persson, will become head of the SAS organisation in The Americas with effect from 1 September 2005.
Blue1 is wholly owned by SAS - Scandinavian Airlines System and is also a regional member of the Star alliance.
www.janes.com /transport/news_briefs/jwa/article/jwa050420_01.shtml   (118 words)

  
 Airline Industry Information: Blue1 reports passenger traffic up by 25% in February 2005
Airline Industry Information: Blue1 reports passenger traffic up by 25% in February 2005
Blue1 reports passenger traffic up by 25% in February 2005
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www.findarticles.com /p/articles/mi_m0CWU/is_2005_March_7/ai_n12413035   (174 words)

  
 United.com Germany - Partner Guide: Blue1 Air Botnia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
United.com Germany - Partner Guide: Blue1 Air Botnia
Home > Mileage Plus > Partner guide > Air > BLUE1 Air Botnia
Blue1 is a regional partner in Star Alliance.
www.unitedairlines.de /english/mileage/air/blue1.html   (181 words)

  
 United Airlines - BLUE1 Air Botnia
To plan award travel or for complete award rules, see our 
*  Mileage Plus members earn 25% accrual on Blue1 (KF) in W, U, K, L, T and G booking classes.  This change is effective June 15, 2005.
Compatible browsers © 2006 United Air Lines, Inc.
www.united.com /page/article/0,6722,51279,00.html   (171 words)

  
 ATW: Blue1 to add MD-90s, boost ASKs 70%
ATW: Blue1 to add MD-90s, boost ASKs 70%
Blue1, the SAS subsidiary in Finland, will add three MD-90s, boost ASKs more than 70% and increase its destinations from 14 to 25 with the start of the summer season in March.
The Star Alliance regional member will add Athens, Barcelona, Dublin, Dusseldorf, London, Madrid, Nice, Paris, Rome, Warsaw and Zurich to its network.
www.atwonline.com /news/story.html?storyID=3396   (143 words)

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